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The IT services market encompasses the range of services that assist individuals and enterprises in implementing, managing, and operating the wide variety of processes, systems, software, equipment, and peripherals that are used in the modern IT environment. Globally, the broader information technology market reached 3.65 trillion U.S. dollars in 2018, with IT services spending representing more than a quarter of the total market. In terms of IT market growth, services are advancing steadily, second only to enterprise software spending. Year on year, IT services spending is expected to increase at a rate of around 5.5 percent.


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