Trends Report

Business Technology Defined

Technology Management Is Changing To Deliver Business Results

May 7th, 2007
With contributors:
George Colony , Mike Gilpin , Craig Symons , Marc Cecere , Alex Cullen

Summary

Every aspect of the enterprise is increasingly embodied in the technology it uses, from process application-driven business operations to Internet-based interactions with customers and suppliers. Although today, only a few enterprises recognize the implications of this trend, within five years most will realize that this "business technology" (BT) is vital to delivering business results. Enterprises will embrace the competitive potential of technology and actively manage its use. BT providers will hone offerings to enhance business results, flexibility, and configurability.

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