IT Market Alert

Our monthly IT market alerts provide an analysis of the previous month's market trends. KnowledgeBus users and subscribers can get early access to the most recent monthly issue. Issues from previous months are below.

May 2018

It was another mixed month in the IT channel in April. Tablets shipments are expected to rise while PC shipments drop, semiconductor sales are up YoY but down on the quarter, DRAM prices are set to come down, flexible AMOLED smartphone and curved gaming monitor panels are on the up along with 3D printer sales, while the euro struggled to gain traction against the dollar or the pound. Read More

April 2018

With Q1 traditionally a quiet period for the IT channel, this month’s reports looked at forecasts for the year ahead. Notably, monitor and PC shipments look set for a decline, just as wearables, SSD adoption and industrial 3D printing are forecast for growth. Read More

IT Market Alert March 2018

It was more negative than positive across the IT channel this month as 2017 end-of-year reports began to surface. Smartphone shipments posted a Q4 decline while annual results showed some growth, tablets continued to decline, PC shipments were up but expected to fall, semiconductor revenue broke records, LCD TV shipments fell to a three-year low while inkjets helped buoy the printer market, and the euro had mixed results against the GBP and USD Read More

February 2018

Welcome to this month's IT Market Alert from the IT Edition of KnowledgeBus. This alert is designed to deliver some key market knowledge viewed during January 2018 that should help you get more from your IT procurement going forwards. Read More



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