How to leverage IT trends for economic development
By Tammy Riddle on 03/28/2016
To remain competitive, economic development professionals should pay close attention to changing IT trends. While reading the recent Gartner CIO survey, I noticed three trends that could impact business in Greater Cincinnati:
- The top places companies spent their 2015 IT dollars are business intelligence and analytics, infrastructure and data centers, and cloud storage.
- Digital marketing experienced the biggest spend increase in 2015.
- Spending on enterprise resource management (integrated applications, like the Microsoft suite) and mobile is falling.
So, what does this mean for us?