Mid-sized organisations are the backbone of the economy, where technology continues to play a crucial role in driving innovation and growth. The ‘Mid-Market Reality Check’ research examines current views on IT purchasing decisions from the perspective of senior IT decision makers in mid-market businesses of 500 employees upwards.
This independent research, commissioned by Getronics, uncovered some fascinating insights:
- 65% of IT leaders voted security as the number one investment priority and 52% identified it as the greatest challenge for the year ahead.
- 93% of mid-sized businesses will have invested in cloud by year end
- Emerging technologies such as VR/AR and automation/machine learning are low down the priority list
- A quarter of businesses plan just 12 months or less in advance