Industry and Marketing Sources
- BCC Research
BCC's market research reports explore major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology organizations.
- Frost & Sullivan market research reports
Frost & Sullivan's 1800 analysts and consultants cover more than 300 markets and 250,000 companies for industrial markets organized into categories for Aerospace and Defense, Automotive and Transportation, Chemicals, Materials, Food; Electronics and Security, Energy and Power Systems, Environment and Building Technologies, Healthcare and Medical Devices, Measurement and Instrumentation, Information and Communication Technologies, and Industrial Automation and Process Control.
- Gartner Research
Gartner is a leading providers of research and analysis about the global information technology industry. Areas of focus include customer relationship management, business-to-business e-commerce, supply chain management, wireless, emerging technologies, security, IT services and vendors, IT spending and strategies.
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- S&P Capital IQ
See various reports listed under "Computers" Company profiles available on public companies.
- Passport (Euromonitor)
The Global Market Information Database (GMID) provides key business intelligence on countries, companies, markets, and consumers. Find statistics and reports on technology such as internet shopping, cellular communications, personal computers, and other IT and telecommunication markets.
- IBIS World
Industry reports for the United States, China, and selected global topics. Each reports provide overviews, leading companies, sales information, and authoritative sources for researching hundreds of industries. Includes Business Environmental Profiles that summarize key drivers for industries in the U.S.
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Search for investment research featuring reports written by top analysts at over 1,000 leading investment banks, brokerage houses, and consulting firms worldwide. Nearly 4,000 new reports are added each business day. It also includes market research containing in-depth primary research and statistics, market trends, forecasts, segment analysis, and more. See also Investext Search Guide. This search guide is also available in PowerPoint format .
- OECD iLibrary
Major compilations are found in the book section of this website, including the OECD Information Technology Outlook and the OECD Communication Outlook, along with other science and technology annual reviews.
- ProQuest Statistical Insight
Index to statistical publications from US and state government agencies, international intergovernmental organizations, professional and trade organizations, business organizations, commercial publishers, independent research organizations, and universities.
- International Telecommunications Union
Data regarding telephone and internet users for countries around the world is found using the UNData website. See the Information and Communications Technology. Statistics from this agency. also appear in the Global Financial Market Database
Organizational Information Sources
Company Profiles and Directories
- ClickZ Stats
Web marketer's guide to online facts, Internet research, trends, and analysis. Online research gathered into sections on internet traffic, advertising, demographics, e-commerce, internet access, and weekly and monthly data.
Includes company and industry information such as ownership,contact information, business descriptions, locations, history, competitors, employment statistics, sales, Fortune 500 rankings, product lines, SIC and NAICS industry codes, executives and other financial information.
- Plunkett's InfoTech Industry Almanac
Industry sector analysis, trends, statistic, and company profiles. Statistics on e-commerce and internet usage, and listings of sources for industry information. Compiles company profiles of the E-Commerce 400 along with vertical industry marketing data via rankings of sales and profits by industry codes (NAIC). Also includes job search links.
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- Million Dollar Database (Dun & Bradstreet)
A directory of private and public companies in the United States and larger companies worldwide. Use this directory to find companies by NAIC or SIC industry descriptions, size, location, to learn if a company is private or public, to find contact information, and to learn about the parent and subsidiary companies in a corporate family. Licensed for 5 simultaneous users. NOTE: There is a known issue with this title in which the user may receive the error message "Disallowed Key Characters." If this occurs, clear the history/cache of the browser and close and reopen the browser. If this does not work, try using a different browser (clearing history/cache if necessary.)
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