Part one looked at how IT services budgets will change next year. See it here.
Part two revealed what the drivers for I service budget increases and decreases are. See it here.
Part three revealed the main influences on supplier selection in Europe. See it here.
Today in part four, I can reveal which technologies European businesses are planning to outsource. Next week technology by technology I will report which suppliers are being chosen.
See table below for results.
|Does your organization plan to use outside services to aid in any of the following in the next 24 months. (select all that apply)|
|Network / Wide Area Network / Unified Communications installation, maintenance, upgrade.||32.90%|
|Storage / Disaster Recovery / Backup installation, upgrade||37.20%|
|Server installation, upgrade, or services||30.70%|
|Enterprise Application installation upgrade or customization services (ERP, CRM, Email)||27.00%|
|Compliance / IT Security related services||20.40%|
|Data Center Facility Design / Redesign||20.40%|
|Asset Management / License Management||8.00%|
|Business Process Outsourcing||8.80%|
|None of the above||20.40%|