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Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster

IDC's Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster complements our subscription research services, which aims to keep clients abreast of the latest technology and segmentation trends and opportunities. IDC's multidimensional research provides executives insights into industry trends, strategic planners with unparalleled detail in sizing critical market segments, and sales and marketing organizations' tactical insights into new market opportunities. IDC's Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster is delivered in a pivot table so customers can evaluate and analyze market data across multiple dimensions. This flexible and dynamic tool allows clients to identify market opportunities and effectively position their products. The tool provides five-year end-user spending forecasts for nine managed services markets segmented by industry, region, and company size, as well as historical data for one year. IDC offers the most granular multidimensional view of the Canadian IT and telecom markets with our Market Forecaster tools, with segmentation by industry, region, and size across hardware, software, IT services, and telecom markets.


Why Use Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster Data?

Because you need trusted, unbiased market data to make the right decisions. Whether you currently compete in one or multiple managed services markets, are evaluating entry into a new software market or region, or making an investment decision, data from the Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster can help you.


Product Features

Our research enables you to make decisions that are critical to your success:

  • Forecasts and historical data for all nine of IDC's managed services markets
  • Complements IDC's existing research programs and includes all forecasts, not just those covered in detail in the CIS programs
  • Access to regular forecast updates based on IDC's latest research
  • End-user spending data segmented by 17 industries, 6 regions, and 10 size segments

Product Applications

Our research enables you to make decisions that are critical to your success:

  • Measure historical performance across multiple markets and segments.
  • Develop business plans with quantitative data on market sizes and forecasts.
  • Set goals or quotas based on market sizes, growth, or share.
  • Reduce time spent doing research when building sizing, forecasts, and business plans.
  • Align market sizes to your addressable market (by market, region, size, and industry).
  • Determine which segments offer the best opportunity for growth.

Snapshot


Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster: Segmentation

Managed services segments:

  • Managed help desk
  • Managed mainframe
  • Managed network
  • Managed non-virtual desktop
  • Managed virtual desktop
  • Managed server
  • Managed server (dedicated)
  • Shared/virtual private server (VPS)
  • Managed storage

Company size segments:

  • 1–4 employees
  • 5–9 employees
  • 10–19 employees
  • 20–49 employees
  • 50–99 employees
  • 100–199 employees
  • 200–499 employees
  • 500–999 employees
  • 1,000+ employees
  • Consumer/home

Regional segments:

  • Atlantic (NS, NB, PEI, NFLD)
  • Quebec (QC, NVT)
  • Ontario (ON)
  • Manitoba/Saskatchewan (MB, SK)
  • Alberta (AB)
  • British Columbia (BC, YK, NWT)

Industry segments:

  • Primary
  • Discrete manufacturing
  • Process manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Transportation
  • Communications and media
  • Utilities
  • Wholesale and distribution
  • Retail
  • Banking
  • Insurance
  • Financial markets
  • Business services
  • Federal government
  • Provincial and local government
  • Education
  • Health

Delivery Schedule

Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster subscribers receive two updates to IDC's managed services market forecaster data. Pivot tables are delivered via email and the Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster offers additional market forecasts and history not covered in published IDC research documents:

  • Semiannual updates: April and September

About the Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster Database

IDC's Canadian Managed Services Market Forecaster is delivered in a pivot table so customers can evaluate and analyze market data across multiple dimensions. This flexible and dynamic tool allows clients to identify market opportunities and effectively position their products. The tool provides five-year end-user spending forecasts for nine managed services markets segmented by industry, region, and company size, as well as historical data for one year. IDC offers the most granular multidimensional view of the Canadian IT and telecom markets with our Market Forecaster tools, with segmentation by industry, region, and size across hardware, software, IT services, and telecom markets.


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Manager, Measurement & Forecasting Practice

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Senior Analyst, Measurement & Forecasting Practice