IT spending and budgeting
- July 02, 2008
A former Boston science museum CIO sees citywide Wi-Fi as a community problem with community-based solutions. But can he make it happen one neighborhood at a time?
- June 25, 2008
There's no ROI on disaster recovery. But CIOs can still convince their bosses to invest.
- June 03, 2008
A new survey says midmarket organizations tend to be more satisified than larger organizations with the SaaS method of delivery.
- May 28, 2008
Businesses this quarter are cutting their software spending. ERP software takes a hit, but virtualization software stays hot.
- May 07, 2008
Data center construction comes with a host of tough problems. Finding the right place is challenge No. 1. Here are tips to help you vet your location.
- May 01, 2008
The odds that IT can bring the U.S. economy out of a recession are 'pretty good,' says at least one expert. But are you ready to have the weight of the world on your shoulders?
- April 22, 2008
Accountability, budget constraints and cost of provisioning services – these are all issues that CIOs hear about when presenting IT budget numbers. “Why does this cost what it costs?” and “Can’t we ...
- April 08, 2008
Twenty-five percent of IT budgets in the U.S. were reduced in the first quarter, but a majority of CIOs say their budgets escaped untouched.
- April 02, 2008
As insurance subsidies such as Medicare and Medicaid continue to tighten the reins, midmarket health care IT departments are being forced to streamline operations.
- February 19, 2008
The possibility of recession means a tighter budget, but it also leaves manufacturers ready to cut costs.
- February 14, 2008
CIOs, set your strategy. A Forrester study says CIOs are upgrading their ERP systems, integrating apps and deploying Web 2.0 offerings in 2008.
- February 05, 2008
In cost-cutting times, budget revisions are a top-down function for CFOs and CIOs, Forrester says.
- January 30, 2008
CIOs look to spend management firms to reap big savings on software negotiations when budgets are tight and a recession looms.
- January 15, 2008
As it turns out, you may not be paying as much as you expected for your foray into SOX compliance -- at least not according to a new study of a handful of smaller firms.
- December 18, 2007
Forrester Research revises IT spending downward for 2008, cautioning CIOs to budget conservatively.