Wednesday, February 10, 2010

IT trends in 2010

According to the latest survey from CompTIA, the IT industry association polled more than 300 IT and business pros in December regarding IT trends in 2010.

No. 1 - Using social networks to sell/market products
Rapidly accelerating: 38%
Accelerating: 49%
Declining: 13%

No. 2 - Using alternative productivity apps (Zoho, etc.)
Rapidly accelerating: 28%
Accelerating: 54%
Declining: 19%

No. 3 - Telework/Virtual Office
Rapidly accelerating: 28%
Accelerating: 50%
Declining: 22%

No. 4 - Offshoring
Rapidly accelerating: 23%
Accelerating: 39%
Declining: 38%

No. 5 - Developing/Utilizing Private Clouds
Rapidly accelerating: 22%
Accelerating: 48%
Declining: 30%

No. 6 -Using Consumer Tech in the Enterprise
Rapidly accelerating: 21%
Accelerating: 54%
Declining: 26%

No. 7 -M&A/Industry Consolidation
Rapidly accelerating: 14%
Accelerating: 54%
Declining: 31%

Source: http://www.comptia.org