Tag: IT services

BI Users, Business Users

IT services spending signals major role change for CIOs ahead

January 23, 2024

Via: CIO

Analyst firm Gartner has released its 2024 worldwide IT spending forecast, and the topline is eyepopping: Overall IT expenditures are projected to grow 6.8% this year to a hair under $5 trillion. That growth more than doubles what the firm […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

NAO head calls for clean data and modern government IT

January 16, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

In his annual speech to Parliament, Gareth Davies, head of the National Audit Office, called for improvements in government IT procurement as part of a wider supplier management effort. Overall, he estimated that the government could save as much as […]

BI Users, Executive

Top 10 IT leadership interviews of 2023

December 20, 2023

Via: Computer Weekly

A difficult economy often means difficult times for IT leaders – pressure on budgets and resources, while still maintaining innovation and the need to improve competitiveness and quality of services. These days, no boardroom doubts the importance of digital transformation, […]

BI Users, Business Users

What is a managed service provider? Strategic outsourcing for IT services

November 17, 2023

Via: CIO

A managed service provider (MSP) is an outsourcer contracted to remotely manage or deliver IT services such as network, application, infrastructure, or security management to a client company by assuming full responsibility for those services, determining proactively what technologies and […]

Software & Systems

Gartner forecasts massive growth in software and IT services

April 6, 2023

Via: Computer Weekly

Analyst Gartner has projected that worldwide IT spending will total $4.6tn in 2023, an increase of 5.5% from 2022. Its latest forecast shows that despite continued global economic turbulence, all regions worldwide are set to achieve IT spending growth in […]

BI Users, IT Team

How to hire the right product manager for your IT needs

October 14, 2022

Via: CIO

IT organizations are increasingly shifting from project-based organizational structures to product-based methodologies, which involve cross-functional teams. These new building blocks of business include both tech and business pros, and they’re generally led by a product manager, who acts as the […]

BI Users, IT Team

How to get more innovation from your IT outsourcer

December 13, 2018

Via: CIO

While cost containment and performance improvements have long been primary drivers for IT services decisions, the desire for disruptive solutions is eclipsing those traditional rationales. IT leaders are seeking innovation — not only internally but from outsourcing partners — as […]