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Information Technology Industry
Industry and Marketing Sources
  • BCC Research Authentication Required
    BCC's market research reports explore major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology organizations.
  • Frost & Sullivan market research reports Authentication Required
    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 Authentication Required
    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.

    This resource is not paid by the Libraries, and the access is limited to those affiliated with the Carlson School of Management. For access issues, please contact

  • Passport (Euromonitor) Authentication Required
    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 Authentication Required
    Industry reports for the United States, Canada, 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.
  • Investext (Mergent Online) Authentication Required
    Includes investment research reports on companies and industries, prepared by analysts at investment banks, brokerage houses, and consulting firms worldwide. It can be found as a tab within the Mergent Online platform.
  • OECD iLibrary Authentication Required
    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 Authentication Required
    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
  • 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.
Organizational Information Sources Company Profiles and Directories
  • Hoovers Authentication Required
    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. Note: Downloading and printing are not available.

    Access does not work via a mobile device or tablet.

  • 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.

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