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In 2017, IT budgets increased an average of only 2.2%. As a result, funding and budget issues continue to be some of the biggest obstacles keeping CIOs from achieving enterprise objectives.

In this report, Gartner provides recommendations for CIOs to:

  • Maximize and communicate IT’s contribution to business success
  • Overcome the challenge of securing funding and budget for high impact initiatives
  • Get better transparency into IT investments to ensure they are cost-effective and delivering business value


How to Manage the IT Budget Through Cost and Value Optimization, Jim McGittigan | Cesar L Lozada, Kurt Potter | Published: 24 August 2017

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