There are plenty of tidbits in the IDC-prepared, Microsoft-commissioned study
that give partners a sense of where they stand in the bigger picture. How about
"Microsoft-related activities are responsible for 14.7 million jobs from
an IT industry total of 35.2 million people -- 42 percent of total IT employment
globally in 2007 -- and more than $514 billion in tax revenue worldwide,"
according to Microsoft.
It sounds like partners might be in the mix there. Some other highlights found
in the study are:
The study is available here.
Posted by Scott Bekker on October 18, 2007 at 11:57 AM
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