According to a recent press release, HP announced that it has launched a new software suite to operationalize measure and improve IT performance. Tech Directors require standardized instruments that measure efficiently and improve performance. Having a comprehensive overview of IT performance enables Chief Information Officers (CIOs) to deliver an Instant-On Enterprise which incorporates everything he does in order to serve customers, employees, partners and citizens with all they need, instantly.
Good news for IT industry budgets and spending are increasing this year. According to Wedbush’s survey of 100 IT project managers some of their conclusions are:
- 77 percent of respondents expected IT budgets to rise 8 percent in 2011.
- 59 percent of respondents said they would purchase tablets in the next year, but only 29 percent of those surveyed thought they would replace notebooks. PC demand appears to be solid in business technology.
MetroGIS represents a regional geographic information system initiative serving Minnesota metropolitan area, with a strong orientation towards performance measurement and a transparent and accountable approach regarding its stakeholders.
MIT Sloan Management Review, in partnership with the IBM Institute for Business Value, conducted in 2010 a survey of nearly 3,000 executives, managers and analysts working across more than 30 industries and 100 countries, aiming to help organizations understand the opportunity of information and advanced analytics.
One of the key functional areas in the modern organizations is the IT department. Establishing a streamlined performance management framework can be of critical importance for many organizations in order to optimize the benefits of IT performance and achieve value from their investment.