As IT departments continue to deal with such things as talent retention and recruitment, cloud-based solutions, cyber-security and a host of other issues all under the umbrella of digital transformation, one thing is certain: They’ll have to do all of this and more with tighter budgets and relatively smaller increases in operational budgets as compared with 3-5 years ago. The goal for most IT organizations will be to deliver more value to the business side and make the best possible use of new technology approaches and alternatives, such a cloud-based alternatives. All that, as well as keep the lights on and systems humming.
What strategies can IT organizations execute to free up funding from their ongoing support budgets? How can you effectively optimize your current IT budget to not only save money, but support necessary projects? Join Frank Scavo, president of respected research firm Computer Economics and an authority on IT spending and staffing, as he outlines ways IT organizations can cut costs today without sacrificing present and future plans. Joining Frank will be a CIO from the CEC membership to provide an end-user perspective as well as offer insights on best practices and tips on IT budget tactics and approaches. Following the webcast, all attendees will be provided with an Executive Summary of the Computer Economics comprehensive IT Spending and Staffing Benchmarks study.