Market Research Report - 246049
Worldwide Windows Client Operating Environment 2014-2018 Forecast: Contraction Ends, But Market Remains Soft
|Published||Content info||35 Pages|
|Worldwide Windows Client Operating Environment 2014-2018 Forecast: Contraction Ends, But Market Remains Soft|
|Published: December 1, 2014||Content info: 35 Pages||
This IDC study provides a top-down sizing of the Windows client operating environment segment of the worldwide operating systems and subsystems market in 2013, with a 2014-2018 forecast for the shipments and installed base.
"The client operating systems market continues to be a challenging opportunity for Microsoft, and the company is working aggressively to try and improve product performance in this segment," said Al Gillen, program VP, Servers and System Software at IDC. "We have expectations that Windows 10 will help the company reestablish a value proposition that will resonate with commercial customers that are waiting to see a product that is a viable successor to their Windows 7 deployments."