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  • Report Canadian Tech Budget Outlooks In A COVID-19 Recession

    A Best-Case Scenario Of A 6.7% Drop In Tech Spending In 2020 And An Alternate Scenario Of An 11.3% Decline With Weak 2021 Growth

    Canada's economy had been slowing in late 2019, putting downward pressure on its tech market coming into 2020. The COVID-19 virus and Canada's containment efforts have pushed Canada into a...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Hosted Private Cloud In North America, Q3 2020

    Hosted Private Cloud Providers Shift Their Focus To Hyperscaler Innovations And Managed Services
    July 6, 2020 | Bill Martorelli

    While it may seem a sideshow to an IT industry obsessed with public cloud services, hosted private cloud nevertheless holds a unique position in serving multiple scenarios and users. Hosted private...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Public Cloud In North America, Q2 2020

    May 27, 2020 | Dave Bartoletti

    Public cloud continues to be an essential business platform for rapid innovation, scalable infrastructure, and customer-driven technology modernization. After more than a decade, public cloud is a...

  • Report US Tech Budget Outlooks In A COVID-19 Recession

    A Best-Case Scenario Of A 5% Drop In Tech Spending In 2020 And An Alternative Scenario With Declines Of 9% In 2020 And 5% In 2021
    April 9, 2020 | Andrew Bartels

    CIOs and tech vendors in the US are facing an uncertain and rapidly deteriorating economic outlook as a result of efforts to contain the COVID-19 virus and its life- and health-threatening impacts....

  • Report 2020 To 2021 US Tech Budgets: The Industry Outlook

    CIOs Should Tighten Their 2020 To 2021 Tech Budgets Based On Slowing But Still Positive US Economic Growth
    March 3, 2020 | Andrew Bartels

    The US tech budget outlook for 2020 and 2021 is getting darker, but growth will still be positive with a low risk of an actual downturn. In this report, we provide our 2020 to 2021 forecasts for...

  • Report US Tech Market Outlook For 2019 To 2020

    Slowing Economic Growth And Rising Cloud Will Squeeze CIO Options
    August 20, 2019 | Andrew Bartels

    US CIOs and other tech decision makers will face a more challenging economic environment in 2019 and 2020 as the growth surge in 2018 from the 2017 tax act fades away. While recession remains a...

  • Report The Future Of VDI Is Cloud

    Cloud-Based Virtualization Will Surpass On-Premises VDI To Improve Scalability And Manageability
    July 31, 2019 | Andrew Hewitt, David Johnson

    Seeking to arm employees with the technology they need to drive business growth, enterprises have invested in digital workspace technologies like virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), but change is...

  • Report The Canadian Tech Market Outlook For 2019 To 2020

    Canadian Tech Spending Will Moderate After Strong Growth In 2017 And 2018
    July 10, 2019 | Andrew Bartels, Cheryl McKinnon, Nate Meneer

    The Canadian tech market will see moderate growth in 2019 and 2020. Near-term prospects for Canadian economic growth appear shaky due to the collapse of oil prices in Q4 of 2018 and persistent...

  • Report The US Healthcare Security Benchmark, 2018 To 2019

    Healthcare Pros Must Spend Wisely To Counter Increasing Complexity

    In the past, IT security teams within US healthcare providers had much smaller budgets than those within other industries. This is no longer the case, as budget increases in healthcare have come as...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Hosted Private Cloud In North America, Q2 2019

    HPC Providers Shift Focus To Managed Services As Public Cloud Continues To Absorb More Of Their Market
    July 3, 2019 | Lauren Nelson

    While not the shiniest toy on the shelf, hosted private cloud (HPC) holds a unique position in serving multiple scenarios and users. HPC bridges the public and private cloud spaces — combining the...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Public Cloud In North America, Q3 2019

    July 1, 2019 | Lauren Nelson

    Public cloud continues to be a go-to platform for innovation, for offloading, and for accelerating business change. After a decade, public cloud is a stable force, but infrastructure and operations...

  • Report Adoption Profile: Private Cloud In North America, Q2 2019

    Open Source Is Everywhere, And Private Cloud Redefines Itself
    April 29, 2019 | Lauren Nelson

    Contrary to popular belief, private cloud is here to stay. And as enterprises align their cloud strategies to business objectives, they're redefining it. Many enterprises face a stark reality:...

  • Report 2019 US Tech Budgets: Industry Outlook

    CIOs Should Make Their 2019 Plans With A Solid Understanding Of What's Going On In Their Industry
    February 6, 2019 | Andrew Bartels

    The US tech budget outlook for 2019 is generally positive, with projected growth of 6.1% only slightly slower than its 2018 growth. But in that broad picture, different industries will face very...

  • Report Maintain Your Security Edge

    December 6, 2018 | Heidi Shey, Jeff Pollard, Claire O'Malley

    New security objectives and approaches call for shifts in architecture and operations — but more importantly, for security leaders to reassess their investments in their most valuable asset:...

  • Report The State Of Data Security And Privacy: 2018 To 2019

    December 5, 2018 | Heidi Shey, Enza Iannopollo

    This data-driven report outlines budgeting and spending, technology adoption plans, and other key breach, data protection, and privacy trends in global firms for 2018 through 2019. Understanding...