In this series, we look at the responses to our IT Priorities survey to find out just what business professionals around the world -- and in specific regions -- see to be their most important IT issues. These articles drill down into the wealth of data we've collected to bring you new insights around what your peers are thinking and doing. Stay tuned for more coverage.
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Indian CIOs, who do not report to CEOs, are expected to report directly to the them within the next year or two. This expectation is reflected in current hiring practices in India, according to Forrester study.
CIOs from advertising agency STW Communications and professional services body the Australian Institute of Management (AIM) have given their views on IT priorities in their businesses.
According to the latest results of ZDNet's annual IT Priorities research, IT departments within businesses are placing greater emphasis on optimising processes for customers.
Cisco's revamped defense ecosystem depends upon partnerships with the likes of IBM, Hewlett-Packard, and Splunk, among others.
An 1 percent increase in use of licensed software generates almost US$1.3 billion in national production, compared to US$554 million from a similar increase in pirated software, according to BSA and INSEAD study.
SOA Manifesto's principles, first published in 2009, call for adaptability, collaboration and independence from specific technologies.
Organizations these days seek ability to look at the bigger picture, versus individual pieces of technology.
PCs, and associated peripherals, typically cost more than tablets. And with PCs on the decline while tablets are on the rise, the growth in IT budgets is taking a cut.
According to a new report from Citrix, small businesses are responding very differently to BYOD from country to country.
Enterprise security can be compromised by the Asian culture of fear of failure, following audit-styled checklists and prioritizing cost over quality when selecting a vendor, according to Dimension Data.
Despite the whole "consumerization of IT" trend, Good's quarterly report argues that "enterprise mobility trends do not mirror consumer preferences."
Chinese investors see tremendous potential in India but face challenging market conditions including long wait for government approvals and strained bilateral relations, according to China Daily.
Outbound Contact Express is designed to improve call detection accuracy, thus reducing agent time, costs and streamlining operations.