Why Read This
This document gives highlights of an extensive data set collected across North American and European enterprises 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, decision-maker responsibilities), and sources of information and influence for software purchasing decisions.
Tags: Application Development, Architecture & Technology Strategy, Collaboration Platforms, Development Platforms, Enterprise Collaboration, Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Enterprise Social, Information Management, IT Spending Forecasts, Open Source Strategy, Packaged Solutions, SOA & Web Services, SOA Platforms, Tech Sector Economics, Technology Adoption Data