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Computerworld Forecast Study 2017

The 2017 Computerworld Forecast Study is conducted to determine IT priorities for 2017 in areas such as spending, staffing and technology. New this year, the study takes a closer look at digital disruption and the technologies associated with transformation. Key findings: IT decision-makers mostly plan to keep their current levels of investment in technology steady, with enterprises more likely to...

By · Mar 6, 2017

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Security and the Digital Enterprise

2017 Global State of Information Security Survey Video Digitalization has become critical to every business, but where does security fit in? Bob Bragdon, SVP/publisher of CSO, shares insights from the 2017 Global State of Information Security Survey on how organizations are adopting new cybersecurity and privacy safeguards. In this 7-minute video, get inside the minds of security decision-makers and...

By · Feb 14, 2017

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What does the Future Hold for Technology Spending Plans?

When trying to engage tech decision-makers effectively, it is vitally important to know their tech priorities and spending plans for the future. But how do you go about finding this information without a crystal ball or time machine? Well luckily Computerworld conducts an annual study to forecast organizations’ future technology spending plans. And according to the 2017 Computerworld Forecast Study,...

By · Feb 9, 2017

2017 State of the Network

Network World’s State of the Network research is conducted annually to gain a deeper understanding of the network environments within today’s organizations. Results look at how the network professional role evolves, technology adoption trends, investment priorities and challenges taking place in the network. The 2017 study discusses how all of these changes are being managed, and where...

By · Jan 10, 2017

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2017 Global State of Information Security Survey

The 2017 Global State of Information Security Survey was conducted to explore how businesses are embracing a modern approach to threat management and information sharing. Key findings include: Organizations are prioritizing their spending on security initiatives that align with the evolving digital ecosystems. Internet of Things (IoT) is a growing investment area for 2017 and practices to secure the...

By · Dec 7, 2016

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The Connection Between Security and Data & Analytics

Security is a consistent theme when talking about data and analytics, whether it be using data to better monitor and keep tabs on the security of your services, or using security solutions to protect your data. IDG Enterprise’s 2016 Data & Analytics research explains the importance of joining security and data, how organizations are able to use data to secure themselves, and the strategies and...

By · Dec 6, 2016

2016 IDG Enterprise Cloud Computing Survey

The 2016 IDG Enterprise cloud research brings to light the powerhouse that cloud computing has become. While traditional cloud models such as SaaS, PaaS and IaaS continue to be staples in organization’s IT environment, businesses are focusing their resources to learn about more recent cloud technologies and find the best fit for hosting their applications – 56% of organizations are still identifying...

By · Nov 1, 2016

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2016 Cloud Computing Executive Summary

Whether it be public, private, hybrid or a mix of various models, the use of cloud computing has expanded into almost every organization and new applications continue to evolve. IDG Enterprise’s 2016 Cloud Computing research touches upon concepts including the cloud models used today and predictions for the future, business goals and investments behind cloud, and the benefits they anticipate from...

By · Nov 1, 2016

Network World Enterprise Architect TechPersona 2016

Network World’s 2016 Enterprise Architect TechPersona research was conducted to gain a better understanding of the IT architect’s role and the characteristics and skills needed to succeed in their career. Throughout the study, findings highlight the fact that enterprise architects have a heavy burden on them as they are the “glue” that brings the technology and business side...

By · Jul 13, 2016

2016 Data & Analytics Research

Organizations continue to consider and adopt big data technology, and our 2016 Data & Analytics research dives deep into where organizations are in the process. The research provides a better understanding of their data-driven initiatives in terms of when they plan to implement or if they already have, the goals they hope to achieve due to data & analytics, which technologies they will invest...

By · Jul 5, 2016