Trends Report

2016 To 2017 Latin American Tech Market Update

Troubles Will Keep Tech Spending Down, Despite Rising Demand For Mobile And Cloud

October 20th, 2016
Andrew Bartels, null
Andrew Bartels
With contributors:
Matthew Guarini , Rachael Klehm


The good times that CIOs and tech vendors in Brazil and other Latin American markets enjoyed in the first half of the decade have come crashing to an end. With these slowdowns lasting into 2017, Latin American CIOs will need to continue to tighten their belts. Software and services, especially related to mobile and cloud, will be bright spots and will help allow Latin American CIOs to take steps toward the business technology (BT) agenda for winning, serving, and retaining customers.

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