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South Africa IT spending to grow 2.4% this year

Wednesday 12 July 2017 | 11:06 CET | News
IT spending in South Africa is forecast to total ZAR 266 billion in 2017, a 2.4 percent increase from 2016, according to Gartner. The firm says software is predicted to be the best-performing segment, with a 13.2 percent increase year on year. Spending on devices - PCs, tablets, ultramobiles and mobile phones - is forecast to decline by 4.6 percent in 2017. Purchases of devices by businesses and consumers are slowing in the face of rising prices and in the expectation of new products.

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