In the first quarter, both the supply and demand sides of the printer market in China were “blocked,” and the entire 2022 year may not be better.
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“As organizations accelerate their pursuit of a digital-first strategy, they are channeling these investments into both internal operations and external direct engagement.”
Data indicates MFP print volume is also closely tied to COVID-19 cases and office attendance.
“Supply-chain disruptions upended the printer market’s nascent recovery in 2021, with printer supply insufficient to meet demand…”
Other main issue is the disrupted supply chain, with back-orders up to eight-times the normal number.
Worldwide tablet shipments reached 38.4 million units during the first quarter of 2022…
Despite continuing logistics, economic ,and political headwinds, North American IT sales through remained strong in the first quarter,
Worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services is forecast to grow 20.4 percent year-over-year in 2022 to $494.7 billion, up...
The improved market view reflects robust 2021 bookings and pipelines by several large services providers, an improved economic outlook…
Decline said to be driven in part by lower demand versus a year ago, especially in the consumer market which is reaching saturation.
The 5G smartphone ramp-up and a combination of strong demand and logistics/raw material price increases drove semiconductor average selling prices higher, contributing to significant revenue growth in 2021.
First-quarter 2022 shpments marks the seventh consecutive quarter where global shipments surpassed 80 million, a feat not seen since 2012.
Inflation, geopolitical disruption, and employee shortages will not slow IT investments.
Workers appear to prefer a mix of in-office and remote work.
According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Infrastructure Tracker: Buyer and Cloud Deployment, spending on compute and storage infrastructure products for cloud infrastructure…
Despite supply-chain and inventory problems, shipments of large-format, garment, label printers, etc., see year-over growth.