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State of the CIO 2017

CIO’s 16th annual “State of the CIO” survey was conducted with the objective of understanding how the CIO role continues to evolve in today’s business climate and to help define the CIO agenda for 2017. This definitive benchmarking survey measures the CIO role in the organization, budgetary responsibilities, business and leadership challenges, and the key skills needed for the job today. Key...

By IDG Enterprise Marketing· Jan 17, 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 IDG Enterprise Marketing· Jan 10, 2017

State of Information Security
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 IDG Enterprise Marketing· Dec 7, 2016

CIO Tech Poll: Tech Priorities 2017

The 2017 CIO Tech Poll: Tech Priorities study was conducted to gauge for the upcoming year which technology areas will be the focus of IT leaders, and to measure the direction of spending within those categories. Key findings include: Since 2011, IT budgets have been increasing steadily. (Click to Tweet) Adoption of certain tech initiatives and apps/operating platforms shows that while heads of IT...

By IDG Enterprise Marketing· Dec 1, 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 IDG Enterprise Marketing· 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 IDG Enterprise Marketing· Nov 1, 2016

Tech Buyer Research
2016 IDG Enterprise Role & Influence of the Technology Decision-Maker

The 2016 IDG Enterprise Role & Influence of the Technology Decision-Maker survey was conducted to provide in-depth information about the evolving role and influence of IT decision-makers in today’s corporations. The study looks at the different IT Models in use at organizations today and how that effects organizational outlook; explores the shifting roles and influencers within tech purchase...

By IDG Enterprise Marketing· Aug 16, 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 IDG Enterprise Marketing· 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 IDG Enterprise Marketing· Jul 5, 2016

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B2B Tech Marketer’s Content Marketing Practices Research 2016

Content marketing is more than just a buzz word for tech marketers. In fact, it is ingrained in marketing strategies for 95% of B2B tech marketers. To understand how these strategies are built, what is being measured, and overall what is working, IDG sponsored research conducted by Content Marketing Institute and MarketingProfs: 2016 B2B Technology Trends, North America. Key highlights from the study...

By IDG Enterprise Marketing· May 6, 2016