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Report: 30.59% of SMEs (small to medium enterprises) in the U.S. use Macs

A new report says that 30.59% of SMEs (small to medium enterprises) in the U.S. and 2186% of those in the UK use Macs.

In 2021, IT spending on enterprise software is expected to amount to around US$599 billion worldwide, with year-on-year growth exceeding 10 percent, the enterprise software market is the fastest-growing segment in the IT industry, according to Setapp, Macpaw’s app subscription service.

The Small & Medium Enterprise (SME) Tools Report 2021looks into the relationship of small and medium-sized businesses employees in the US and UK with enterprise software — how they access it, which apps are on their go-to list, and whether they are happy with software they use on different devices and verticals. Key takeaways from the report:

  • Sixty-five percent of the SME employees in the US and 75% of employees in the UK use a Windows computer at work.
  • Thirty-nine percent of the employees choose apps for work from the company’s “internal app store.”
  • 50% of the enterprises in the US and UK use Microsoft apps for team communication/ collaboration.
  • 25% of the SME employees on both continents feel overwhelmed by the number of apps.
Dennis Sellers
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Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.