A new study from by Computer Economics Inc. (CEI) shows companies shifting more of their IT spending to outsourcing services, “in some cases dramatically, as they grapple with staff reductions and budget cuts amid the economic downturn.”

The study, "IT Outsourcing Statistics 2010/2011," shows that outsourcing expenses as a percentage of total IT spending rose at the median from 3.8 percent in 2008 to 6.1 percent in 2009. From 2009 to 2010, median spending on outsourcing as a percentage of total IT spending rose again to 7.1 percent.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Information Management content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access