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Patch Management/Software Distribution, Trouble Ticketing

I need to know the market status in 2007 and the growing until 2011 for:

Patch management software
Software distribution software
Trouble ticketing/Help Desk software

So, current size and the growing until 2011.

Please, indicate a source of your information (Gartner, Forester, IDC...)

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Student: Kindly note that most of the forecasts by IDC, Gartner etc. run through 2009-10 and not till 2011. I have compiled as much information from web sources about these markets.

Patch Management Software:

The market size for patch and vulnerability management software worldwide in 2005, as per Gartner was $395 million.

source: http://www.landesk.com/docs/news/Security-Patch-Manager-BaseLine-06-en-US.pdf

According to a recent IDC report, "Worldwide Security and Vulnerability Management Software Market Forecast and Analysis, 2005-2009: Taking Control of the Security Environment" (December 2005, Vol. 1), the security and vulnerability management (SVM) software market as a whole is expected to grow by 17.8 percent annually, exceeding $3 billion by 2009. Furthermore, with ...

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Market Status: Patch Management/Software Distribution, Trouble Ticketing

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