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NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
PLUNKETT'S INFOTECH INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2012
Key Features:• Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
• Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
• Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
• In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
• Industry Glossary
• Buyer may register for access to search and export data at Plunkett Research Online
Pages: 705Statistical Tables Provided: 12Companies Profiled: 499Geographic Focus: Global
A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.
-How is the industry evolving?
-How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
-How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
-What is the size of the market now and in the future?
-What are the financial results of the leading companies?
-What are the names and titles of top executives?
-What are the top companies and what are their revenues?
Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:Major Trends Affecting the InfoTech Industry
1) Introduction to the InfoTech Industry
2) Hot Fields Within the InfoTech Sector
3) Memory and Storage Needs Soar While Miniaturization Lowers Prices
4) Tablet and Ultrabook Sales Soar
5) India and China PC Markets Targeted by Manufacturers
6) Supercomputing Hits 10.51 Petaflops
7) New Chips Provide Higher Speeds and Lighter Weights/Consume Less Power
8) Open Source Systems Grow/New Operating Systems Set to Launch
9) Cloud Computing, Software as a Service (SaaS) Point the Way to the Future
10) Wi-Fi Is Pervasive and Indispensable
11) MIMO (802.11n) Enhances WiMAX, the High-Speed Wireless Wave
12) Bluetooth Provides Wireless Connectivity to Millions of Cellphones and Other Devices
13) Broadband Market Nears 1 Billion Subscribers Worldwide
14) Fiber-to-the-Home Gains Traction
15) Multimedia Hub Homes Slowly Become a Reality/TVs Are Internet Ready
16) Health Care Information Research Remains a Leading Use of the Internet
17) U.S. Broadband Connections Rank Behind Other Nations
18) Many Industry Sectors Seek Consulting and Outsourcing Income, Competing with Pure Consultancies
19) The Future: Pervasive Computing, Complete Mobility Will Be Standard
20) Nanotechnology Will Create Powerful Semiconductors in the Near Future
21) Nanotechnology Holds the Key to the Ultra-dense Molecular Memory of the Future
22) Virtualization of Servers Leads to Data Center Efficiency
23) Breakthroughs Achieved in Quantum Computing
InfoTech Industry Statistics1) InfoTech Industry Overview
2) Internet Access Technologies Compared
3) U.S. InfoTech Industry Quarterly Revenue: 2010-2011
4) Quantity & Value of Quarterly Shipments of Telecommunications Equipment, U.S.: 1st Quarter 2010-1st Quarter 2011
5) Internet Publishing & Broadcasting, Internet Service Providers & Web Search Portals: Estimated Revenue & Expenses, U.S. 2007-2011
6) Estimated Quarterly U.S. Retail Sales, Total & E-Commerce: 1st Quarter 2003-2nd Quarter 2011
7) Top Ten Suppliers & Destinations of U.S. Computers & Electronic Products: 2005-September 2011
8) Value of Computers & Electronic Products Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories & Orders by Industry, U.S.: 2005-November 2011
9) Exports, Imports & Trade Balance of Computers & Electronic Products, U.S.:2006-September 2011
10) Number of Business & Residential High Speed Internet Lines, U.S.: 2004-2011
11) Computer Industry Employment by Business Type, U.S.: 2006-Oct. 2011
12) InfoTech Employment, U.S.: 1997-2011
Table of Contents
PLUNKETT'S INFOTECH INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2012CONTENTSA Short InfoTech Industry Glossary xIntroduction 1How to Use This Book 3Chapter 1: Major Trends Affecting the InfoTech Industry 71) Introduction to the InfoTech Industry 72) Hot Fields Within the InfoTech Sector 93) Memory and Storage Needs Soar While Miniaturization Lowers Prices 104) Tablet and Ultrabook Sales Soar 125) India and China PC Markets Targeted by Manufacturers 136) Supercomputing Hits 10.51 Petaflops 137) New Chips Provide Higher Speeds and Lighter Weights/Consume Less Power 148) Open Source Systems Grow/New Operating Systems Set to Launch 159) Cloud Computing, Software as a Service (SaaS) Point the Way to the Future 1710) Wi-Fi Is Pervasive and Indispensable 1911) MIMO (802.11n) Enhances WiMAX, the High-Speed Wireless Wave 2012) Bluetooth Provides Wireless Connectivity to Millions of Cellphones and Other Devices 2013) Broadband Market Nears 1 Billion Subscribers Worldwide 2114) Fiber-to-the-Home Gains Traction 2215) Multimedia Hub Homes Slowly Become a Reality/TVs Are Internet Ready 2316) Health Care Information Research Remains a Leading Use of the Internet 2517) U.S. Broadband Connections Rank Behind Other Nations 2618) Many Industry Sectors Seek Consulting and Outsourcing Income, Competing with PureConsultancies 2719) The Future: Pervasive Computing, Complete Mobility Will Be Standard 2820) Nanotechnology Will Create Powerful Semiconductors in the Near Future 2921) Nanotechnology Holds the Key to the Ultra-dense Molecular Memory of the Future 3022) Virtualization of Servers Leads to Data Center Efficiency 3123) Breakthroughs Achieved in Quantum Computing 31Chapter 2: InfoTech Industry Statistics 33InfoTech Industry Overview 34Internet Access Technologies Compared 35U.S. InfoTech Industry Quarterly Revenue: 2010-2011 36Quantity & Value of Quarterly Shipments of Telecommunications Equipment, U.S.:1st Quarter 2010-1st Quarter 2011 37Internet Publishing & Broadcasting, Internet Service Providers & Web Search Portals:Estimated Revenue & Expenses, U.S. 2007-2011 38Estimated Quarterly U.S. Retail Sales, Total & E-Commerce:1st Quarter 2003-2nd Quarter 2011 39Top Ten Suppliers & Destinations of U.S. Computers & Electronic Products:2005-September 2011 40Value of Computers & Electronic Products Manufacturers' Shipments, Inventories &Orders by Industry, U.S.: 2005-November 2011 41Exports, Imports & Trade Balance of Computers & Electronic Products, U.S.:2006-September 2011 42Number of Business & Residential High Speed Internet Lines, U.S.: 2004-2011 43Computer Industry Employment by Business Type, U.S.: 2006-Oct. 2011 44InfoTech Employment, U.S.: 1997-2011 45Chapter 3: Important InfoTech Industry Contacts 46(Addresses, Phone Numbers and Internet Sites)Chapter 4: THE INFOTECH 500:Who They Are and How They Were Chosen 86Industry List, With Codes 87Index of Companies Within Industry Groups 89Alphabetical Index 101Index of Headquarters Location by U.S. State 105Index of Non-U.S. Headquarters Location by Country 109Index by Regions of the U.S. Where the Firms Have Locations 111Index of Firms with International Operations 124Individual Data Profiles on Each of THE INFOTECH 500 130Additional IndexesIndex of Hot Spots for Advancement for Women/Minorities 630Index by Subsidiaries, Brand Names and Selected Affiliations 632
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Financial Systems AB (IFS)Industrial Defender IncInfineon Technologies AGInfor Global SolutionsInfosys Technologies LtdIngram Micro IncINPHI CorporationInsight Enterprises IncInstructivision IncIntel CorpInteractive Intelligence Group IncInterDigital IncIntergraph CorpIntermec IncInternational Business Machines Corp (IBM)International Rectifier CorpIntuit IncInventec CorporationIomega CorpiRobot CorpIsilon Systems IncItautec SAITI LimitedJabil Circuit IncJack Henry & Associates IncJapan Third Party Co LtdJDA Software Group IncJDS Uniphase CorporationJuniper Networks IncKeane IncKEMET CorpKey Tronic CorpKLA Tencor CorpKonami CorpKronos IncL-3 Communications Holdings IncLam Research CorpLattice Semiconductor CorpLenovo Group LimitedLenovo Group LimitedLexar Media IncLexmark International IncLG Display Co LtdLG Electronics IncLG Electronics India Pvt LtdLG Electronics USA IncLihom Co LtdLimelight Networks IncLinear Technology CorpLite-On Technology CorpLivePerson IncLogica plcLogitech 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