This IDC Manufacturing Insights Pivot Table presents our best estimates and forecasts for the worldwide manufacturing IT opportunity. This document provides IT spending forecasts for the following subindustries: aerospace and defense, automotive, base materials, chemicals, metals, pulp and paper, consumer products, high-tech electronic components, high-tech equipment, other high tech, other discrete manufacturing, and other process manufacturing. Industry and technology definitions and methodology are also provided. Regional segmentations include Asia/Pacific, the United States, Western Europe, and the rest of the world.
Engineering applications, Global IT and economic markets, IT consulting services, IT operations and implementation, Network and desktop outsourcing services, Operating systems and subsystems, Operations and manufacturing applications, Personal computers, Supply chain management applications, Systems integration services, Widescreen, Wireless LAN infrastructure