Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Data Processing and Hosting Services industry provides services related to hosting or data processing used for a variety of IT-related activities, ranging from web hosting to automated data entry services. During the past five years, the industry performed well as businesses have increasingly outsourced information technology (IT) infrastructure needs. Industry services, which are provided on a subscription basis, have been in strong demand during the current five-year period. Greater investment in the outsourcing of application hosting to specialized companies as an alternative to in-house hosting is expected to boost demand for industry services. The next five years are expected to be largely positive for the industry... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Data processing involves capturing, digitizing and processing data from various sources. Traditional data processing services include taking data from manually filled forms, images or publications, and preparing databases and integrating them. However, with the advent of multimedia and the internet, sources have widened to include manually printed documents, images, sounds and video. New output media is equally diverse, including databases on servers and management of records derived from internet-based queries.
Business process management and website hosting services
Business process management, representing about 38.1% of industry revenue, uses technology to improve business efficiency... purchase to read more