I hope everyone had a safe and happy Halloween. I'm sure you would have enjoyed my costume. I was that well-known superhero "Bubble Wrap Man."
I recently got some interesting information from the Altiris (a business unit of Symantec) Customer Advisory Board which was held at Altiris' Manage Fusion in Orlando, FL, a few weeks ago.
CAB members were asked what their top spending priorities were for 2008. while the sample size is very small and it really isn't an unbiased sample (after all the respondents were members of Altiris' CAB). That being said, the responses are interesting even if they can not be considered representative of the views of the whole market.
Here's a list of their priorities.
Top 2008 spending priorities according to the CAB:
What are your organization's priorities for 2008? Is this list even close to your list?