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Information Technology and Computer Industry Research

Ross databases, industry and government websites from which you can read market and industry research reports, news and articles related to your industry and companies, and find and download relevant market, consumer and technology reports. Many of the resources use government-assigned industry classification systems to index relevant company and industry data. Here are some of the codes that will be useful for searching data sources for your project:

NAICS (North American Industrial Classification) Codes:
511210 - Software Publishers
334111 - Electronic Computer Manufacturing

SIC (Standard Industrial Classification) Codes:  
7372 - Prepackaged software
3571 - Electronic Computers

Kresge has several databases that cover the information technology industry and related computer industries. 

Below is a list of the best databases that cover these industries with technology and market reports on these industries.Try searching terms like "computers", "laptops", "tablets", and "mobile devices".

Higher Education data and information

Information Technology Industry Research

Consumer Market Research