Many of our organisations are going to scramble to get the best second half they can, in what might be difficult or at least uncertain circumstances. How are we going to help them to achieve the best that they can?
Life is certainly getting more complicated with regards to the demands of increased security in an environment where people are demanding more openness and the tools that we have are encouraging collaboration.
In many organisations, Procurement take the lead in negotiating contracts. Sometimes in their effort to reduce the price/cost down to the absolute minimum they often sacrifice the very reason why IT chose a particular supplier.
There was mixed news on the economic outlook and its potential impact on IT spending this week. CIOs should be preparing for the distressing scenario of a double-dip recession, said Gartner. The analyst said CIOs should work with other business executives to develop a list of IT projects that could be postponed or cancelled if necessary. Separately, Gartner trimmed its [...]