IT Spending & Staffing 2006/2007: Chapter 3, Technology Adoption Trends

July, 2006


Chapter 3 of our 2006/2007 IT Spending, Staffing, and Technology Trends study provides a view of the state of adoption for 28 important technologies and IT initiatives. These include data center consolidation, server consolidation, storage consolidation, application system consolidation, Linux, ERP software, CRM software, supply chain software, voice over IP (VoIP), unified messaging, storage area networks (SANs), utility computing, hosted applications (or, software as a service), data warehouse, data mining, wireless LANs, handheld wireless email devices, RFID, VAN-based EDI, Internet-based EDI, XML, service-oriented architecture (SOA), open source development, IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL), IT asset management systems, project management office (PMO), Six Sigma, and CMM/CMMI. (31 pp., 28 figs.)
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