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IoT Revolution: IT Leading The Charge

While interest in IoT technologies continues to rise among businesses, many organizations are still unsure how it will directly benefit the bottom line. However, the IT department and the CIO are helping to lead the way for those companies that are adopting the technology.

2015 IT Spending Worldwide: A Summary

A quick summary of Gartner Group's findings of its third-quarter 2015 and 2016 IT spending projections. What's down and what's growing? Click to find out...

Infographic: Black Hat 2015 Attendee Survey

This infographic provides highlights from Black Hat's attendee survey - covering top concerns, most time-consuming tasks, budget trends, and the fear of the Internet of Things. 460 top-level security experts were surveyed, including leading ethical hackers, IT security management, and technology developers.

IT Budgets Struggle With Data Growth

Technology executives overwhelmingly agree their greatest struggle is managing the rapid growth of data and the resulting strain it is placing on their budgets. The sooner business lines get involved in addressing their looming storage crisis, the better.

IT Budgets Up In 2015, Hiring Tepid

The good news is that IT pros expect their budgets to increase in 2015. The bad news is that they don't expect to get much staffing help as they manage an influx of new technology.

24% Of IT Pros Say Business Units Spending More On Technology Without IT Input New InformationWeek Report Finds

UBM Tech's InformationWeek Reports, announced the release of its latest research report. Rising Spending, Stagnant Strategies encompasses analysis of results from InformationWeek's recent 2013 IT Budget Survey and guides readers in overcoming new budget challenges. More than 350 business technology professionals, all involved in approving, defining, managing or providing input into their organization's IT budgets, responded to this poll.

5 Areas That Will Drive IT Spending

We're a bit more bullish about 2012 than Gartner, which recently revised its spending forecast downward.

Gartner is getting cold feet on its original forecast for worldwide IT spending, ratcheting it back to 3.7% growth in 2012 from its earlier forecast of 4.6% growth. Gartner's reasons: slowing global economic growth, the eurozone crisis, and the impact of Thailand's floods on the production of hard disk drives. When assessing IT spending, doesn't anyone ask the folks who manage IT budgets anymore?