What is the Enterprise Computing Market?

Enterprise Computing


Enterprise computing refers to business-oriented information technology that is critical to a company’s operations. Enterprise computing encompasses all the various types of enterprise software, including database and relationship management and is usually seen as a collection of big business software solutions to common problems such as resource management, financials and customer service.

How Big is the Enterprise Computing Market?

Industry research firm Gartner Inc. estimates that worldwide enterprise IT spending is on pace to total $3.8 trillion in 2015, a 2.4 percent increase from 2014.

How is the Enterprise Computing Market Segmented?

While there are frequent overlaps with other industry segments, those typically found in the enterprise computing market include:


  • Data Center Systems including servers, storage and network systems
  • Enterprise Software including business-oriented tools such as online shopping and online payment processing, interactive product catalogue, automated billing systems, security, enterprise content management, IT service management, customer relationship management, enterprise resource planning, business intelligence, project management, collaboration, human resource management, manufacturing, enterprise application integration, and enterprise forms automation.
  • Devices including PCs, ultramobiles, mobile phones, tablets and printers
  • IT Services
  • Telecom Services