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Gartner Downgrades 2013 IT Spending Forecast to $3.7 Trillion

The American research firm, Gartner, has announced that global information technology (IT) spending will reach $3.7 trillion by the end of 2013, some two percent more than last year's figure of $3.6 trillion. The announcement came as a surprise to many as the new projection is slightly lower than the 4.1 percent growth that Gartner had estimated just three months ago. A report issued by the Connecticut-based firm suggests that the reduction is due mainly to recent fluctuations in US dollar exc