Being IT pros, we pride ourselves in being tech savvy and keeping abreast of technology developments in the industry. Recently, Spiceworks released a technology adoption report highlighting a survey conducted with over 1100 IT pros from across NA and EMEA countries. This blog is a summary of key findings from that report. Here are some interesting stats for your consumption.
With 37% of network and systems admin respondents, the survey also included participation from help desk technicians, IT managers, IT directors, CIO/CTOs, and tech consultants. Cutting across all major industry verticals—manufacturing, education, healthcare, finance, government, retail, construction, software, and MSP—the reports help us understand where IT teams in corporations are headed towards in terms of technology adoption.
Technology Adoption Trends
WEATHER FORECAST IS CLOUDY
65% and 56% of surveyed IT pros in NA and EMEA (respectively) have already adopted Cloud computing.
Been there, done that. The top 10 services hosted on the Cloud are:
Productivity solutions more info (e.g., file sharing, online collaboration, productivity suites)
Content filtering (e.g., email filtering, web gateway)
Clearly, IT teams are catching up with the implementation of these technologies in their enterprises. Cost, security, scalability, and ease-of-use are some major factors that help determine whether you should consider adopting these technologies or not. One thing is for sure. The application of these technologies and the benefits IT teams gain from them are definitely on the rise.
Tell us about your organization. Where do you stand in terms of adopting these technologies?
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