IT spending and budgeting News
October 31, 2016
In the bimodal IT model, Mode 1 protects the cash cows while Mode 2 funds the projects that respond to external threats or opportunities, says Gartner researcher George Spafford.
June 22, 2016
CDM Smith CIO David Neitz describes how cost transparency and gamification can add up to business value.
June 20, 2016
CIO David Neitz is taking advantage of Microsoft's HoloLens technology and the cloud to drive better business outcomes at CDM Smith.
May 04, 2016
The 13% Apple revenue decline, reported last week, appears to point to a saturated smartphone market -- and to slow tech spending in general.
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