Trends Report

What The US Recession And Tech Slowdown Mean For The Security And Risk Professional

US IT Market Outlook: Q3 2008

October 27th, 2008

Summary

The prospect of a United States recession followed by a related tech market slowdown raises a lot of questions about the future. For many security and risk professionals, you're wondering how this will directly affect you. You'll sleep better at night during this period knowing that the business will continue to place high importance on security and risk management. But in the face of potential budget cuts, you're charged with the task of prioritizing and justifying your future security projects — particularly if you rely on outside help to support your security strategy.

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