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Business Technographics

Global Business Technographics® Software Survey, 2017

Surveyed Date
December 2017
Number of Respondents


Survey Topics

  • Priorities
  • Software strategy
  • Cloud
  • Application portfolio
  • Packaged software
  • Software-as-a-service (SaaS)
  • Platform-as-a-service (PaaS)
  • Custom software development
  • Budgets and spending
  • Purchasing

Survey Methodology

The Forrester Data Global Business Technographics Software Survey, 2017 was fielded between August and October 2017. This online survey included 3,653 respondents in Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, New Zealand, the UK, and the US from companies with two or more employees.

Forrester Data’s Business Technographics ensures that the final survey population contains only those with significant involvement in the planning, funding, and purchasing of business and technology products and services. Research Now fielded this survey on behalf of Forrester. Survey respondent incentives include points redeemable for gift certificates.

Please note that the brand questions included in this survey should not be used to measure market share. The purpose of Forrester’s Business Technographics brand questions is to show usage of a brand by a specific target audience at one point in time.

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