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Research and Markets: ICT Investment Trends In The Nordics - Enterprise ICT Spending Patterns Through To The End Of 2015

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/w9755m/ict_investment) has announced the addition of the "ICT Investment Trends In The Nordics - Enterprise ICT Spending Patterns Through To The End Of 2015" report to their offering.

This report presents the findings from a survey of 220 Nordic enterprises regarding their Information & Communications Technology (ICT) investment trends. The survey investigates how Nordic enterprises currently allocate their ICT budgets across the core areas of enterprise ICT expenditure: hardware, software, IT services, communications, and consulting.

The report illustrates the core technologies enterprises are investing in, including business intelligence, mobility, green IT & virtualization, and cloud computing. The survey also highlights the approach adopted by enterprises in the Nordics to purchase technology. Through the survey, the report aims to provide better insight to ICT vendors and services providers when pitching their solutions to enterprises in the Nordics.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Trends in ICT budgets

  • Survey demographics
  • ICT budget changes
  • ICT budget allocation by core technology area
  • Hardware budget breakdown
  • Software budget breakdowns
  • Third party IT services expenditure
  • Telecommunications budget
  • ICT budget allocation by function
  • Outsourced IT functions

2 ICT investment priorities and vendors mindshare

  • Core technology investment priorities
  • Business intelligence
  • Mobility
  • Green IT and virtualization
  • Cloud computing solutions

3 ICT procurement trends

  • Purchasing channels
  • Business objectives influencing IT investment strategy
  • IT objectives influencing IT investment strategy
  • ICT provider selection

4 Summary

  • 4.1 Enterprise investment in core and advanced technologies is set to grow with improving market conditions in Nordic

5 Appendix

Companies Mentioned

  • ATandT
  • Amazon web services
  • Apple
  • BT
  • Cisco
  • Dell
  • Deutsche Telekom/T-Systems
  • Google
  • HP
  • IBM
  • Information Builders
  • JasperSoft
  • Microsoft
  • Microstrategy
  • Nokia
  • OpenText
  • Oracle
  • Orange
  • Pentaho
  • RIM
  • Rackspace
  • Salesforce.com
  • SAP
  • SAS
  • Symantec
  • Tibco Spotfire
  • VMware
  • Verizon
  • Vodafone

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/w9755m/ict_investment

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