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The State Of SMB Software: 2009

Business Data Services North America And Europe

    Why Read This Report

    This document gives highlights of an extensive data set collected across North American and European small and medium-size businesses (SMBs) via our Enterprise And SMB Software Survey, North America And Europe, Q4 2008. Hot software topics covered include software-as-a-service (SaaS), packaged applications, information and knowledge management (I&KM), open source, Web 2.0, platform software, service-oriented architecture (SOA), and custom software development. Other areas of data and analysis include information about software budgets and spending priorities; software strategy and initiatives; purchasing preferences (channels, criteria, and decision-maker responsibilities); and sources of information and influence for software purchasing decisions.

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    TABLE OF CONTENTS

    • About This Document
      • Basic Segmentation Available
    • North American And European Software Outlook For 2009
      • Budgets And Spending
      • Goals And Initiatives
      • Software-As-A-Service
      • Packaged Apps And I&KM
      • Open Source And Web 2.0
      • Platform Software And SOA
      • Custom Software Development
      • Purchasing Preferences
      • Sources Of Information And Influence
    • Data Available In This Survey
    • Supplemental Material