Stories by Mark McDonald

Value sets executive IT priorities for '09 and beyond

Despite the prevailing economic uncertainty, CIOs are reporting that their original 2008 IT budget plans remain largely intact. Where economic conditions are changing, the IT response can generally be described as <a href="">cost conscious rather than cost cutting</a>, according to a worldwide IT budget update survey of more than 1,000 CIOs conducted by <a href="">Gartner Executive Programs</a> (EXP) in the first quarter of this year. The projected global IT budget growth originally forecast for 2008 remains at 3.3 percent, which is in keeping with average increases in recent years.

Written by Mark McDonald29 July 08 23:06