Stories by Samantha Perry

CIO survey predicts another tough year for vendors

The results of the latest Gartner CIO Priorities research are, in many ways, heartening for an industry that has been in something of a slump of late. Overall, budgets are up by 2.5 percent and the CIOs interviewed (some 1,300) represent some US$57 billion in IT spend. They are also, according to the survey, planning to spend the money.

Management, management, management

The mobile work force is here. Wireless is here. IT managers who do not start taking proactive steps now, towards managing what is going to become an increasingly complex environment, will soon have to deal with a headache of mammoth proportions.