Gartner expects global business IT spending to grow 3.9% in 2012; while this represents a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Gartner expects global business IT spending to grow 3.9% in 2012; while this represents a decline from the 5.9% growth expected for 2011, it's a relatively optimistic forecast, given recent market pessimism. Like Ovum, Gartner sees demand for public cloud services proving especially strong.