Midmarket Organizations Shift IT Budget Focus
Midmarket organizations are putting more emphasis on customer management and productivity as they enter 2011.
Acquiring new equipment - laptops, desktops, printers and, increasingly, mobile devices - is critical for maintaining productivity and competitiveness. But, it's also very expensive. If IT departments don't have a strategy for making reasoned, tactical purchasing decisions, costs can get out of hand quickly. On top of that, redundant or unnecessary expenditures can quickly eat up precious budget dollars.
Info-Tech Research Group's Workstation & Peripherals Cost Reduction Assessment Tool can help IT lay the foundation for making wise purchasing decisions that not only reduce costs now, but potentially save money throughout the life of the hardware.
The tool features three tabs of questions that, when completed, generate guidance on: