Tech industry demands clarity on Brexit ahead of key budget

Computer Weekly

TechUK warns government that this week's budget could be its last chance to give tech firms confidence in the post-Brexit UK economy

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Councils continue to spend on Oracle despite budget constraints

Computer Weekly

Local authorities face a challenges balancing their meagre budgets with services they can afford to provide, but spending on Oracle seems to be increasing

Budget 165

Geospatial Commission announced in Budget to open up OS data

Computer Weekly

Chancellor of the exchequer Philip Hammond announced in his November 2017 budget a £40m Geospatial Commission to open up Ordnance Survey data to stoke new business for small companies

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How Splash Made a Splash at Dreamforce (on a Budget)

The Investing Edge

For startups who don’t have the budget to buy a booth, take over a coffee shop, host a concert, or send the whole company to San Francisco for a week, this is an especially helpful guide on how to get the best return on a conference like Dreamforce.

Budget 151

Tips to Buying a Budget Laptop

IT Toolbox

This post gives a few tips to purchasing a budget laptop

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2015 Federal IT Spending Update: An analysis of the budget for CTOvision Pro Subscribers


The total federal budget is about $3.9 Many firms with great technologies believe the size of the federal budget means there is something there for them. By Bob Gourley. Trillion.

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Will marketing continue to grow their share of the technology budget?

Eric D. Brown

If you are involved with marketing and/or technology in any large organization, you most likely are hearing a lot about marketing technology (MarTech) and the ‘explosion’ of MarTech people, technology, projects… and budgets.

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DCIM on a Budget: Data Center Optimization Without Breaking the Bank

Data Center Knowledge

What if DCIM software isn't in the budget? Read More. DCIM Decisions Resources

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Big Data IT Budget Planning

IT Toolbox

Big data software, hardware, application suites, business analytics solutions. suddenly, it seems, IT enterprises are deluged with vendor offerings that solve problems it didn’t know it had. Competitors are gathering data to determine customer needs, define new product categories, and increase profits. Common applications include storage and analysis of customer sales data, web interactions

Budget 118

4 Strategies for Staying Within Your ERP Budget

IT Toolbox

Even if your company is taking advantage of the latest, most cost-effective enterprise resource planning (ERP) software available, it’s still possible—even probable—that it will spend outside its ERP budget. Various factors come into play to explain this cost overrun, including hidden fees and poor planning. Trying to capitalize on a “good deal” on a system that doesn’t

Budget 146

IT Priorities 2017: Many ANZ CIOs don’t expect IT budget increase

Computer Weekly

There is still uncertainty over Australian CIO budgets in 2017 and many expect a reduction

Budget 171

Spring Budget advances 5G strategy and broadband funding

Computer Weekly

The government has launched its 5G mobile strategy to coincide with Chancellor Philip Hammond’s Spring Budget, and has revealed more details of its planned broadband investment

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IT Priorities 2017: Quarter of Apac CIOs expect IT budget to rise by more than 10%

Computer Weekly

More than half of Apac-based IT decision-makers expect budgets to rise next year and cloud-related projects look the likely destination of the extra money

Budget 175

IT Priorities 2017: Quarter of Asean CIOs expect big IT budget increase

Computer Weekly

More than half of Asean IT leaders expect a budget increase next year, and a quarter of them anticipate a rise of more than 10

Budget 167

Information Risk: Growing Budgets Aren’t Enough to Help with Exploding Demand


A common refrain in CEB’s network of information security professionals is, “I am doing absolutely fine in terms of budget.

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Surviving the Budget Cycle - Tips & Tricks

CIO Musings

We are talking about the budget cycle. Budget approaches vary widely and cost-plus, to zero-based and others. I have worked in places where the budget never changed from year to year and I have worked in places where every year we prepared 5%, 10% and 15% cut scenarios for the consideration of the budget department. If you want until the budget packet is sent to you to fill out, you have lost. Ask them to mention it in their budget presentation.

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IR35 reforms: Consultation on private sector roll-out confirmed in Autumn Budget 2017

Computer Weekly

The government has confirmed it is preparing to consult on whether or not to roll out the controversial IR35 tax avoidance reforms to the private sector

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Budget 2017: TechUK demands datacentre energy reform to stop post-Brexit market slump

Computer Weekly

TechUK airs fears over long-term growth and prosperity of UK datacentre market post-Brexit, without urgent government help on rising energy costs

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2017 IT Priorities: Benelux IT leaders least confident of budget increase

Computer Weekly

Benelux-based IT decision makers expect to divert more of their IT budgets to cloud technology and services

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Call to Action: Pounding the Table for Security Budgets

The Investing Edge

The vicious cyberattacks on major organizations like Target, Home Depot, eBay, JP Morgan Chase and recently, Anthem , makes one thing clear: the severity and sophistication of cyberattacks has taken a major leap forward.

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Can the 2017 Budget dispel the tech sector’s gloom over Brexit?

Computer Weekly

The chancellor needs to send a strong signal that government really is committed to making the UK the best place to be a tech business post-Brexit

Budget 172

Optimizing Entire Data Center Without Breaking Budget

Data Center Knowledge

New technologies can help you get everything you can out of your data center without going broke Read More. Featured data center

Budget 148

Outdated IT budget models slow enterprise cloud adoption, CIO research suggests

Computer Weekly

Research from IT services provider Trustmarque suggests the way that enterprises run their IT budgets is out of step with how they consume and pay for cloud

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Proper Budgeting with Expense Management Software

IT Toolbox

The drudgery of expense reporting weighs on the minds of employers and employees alike. The sheer time and effort it takes to sift through receipts at the end of the month and correctly record the sums (from sometimes many weeks ago) is an inaccurate and protracted process. Time constraints aside, doing expense reports using a paper system can also result in inaccurate expense returns and overpayment

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Japan Approved The Largest Military Budget Since World War II: What are they spending it on?


Japan has recently approved the largest military budget since World War II. The regional security concerns are the natural drivers of this investment, but interestingly, the US DoD budgets cuts seem to be having the biggest impact. By Chris Ward.

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IT Budget Reform

CIO Dashboard

Nearly all companies do some kind of annual budget at both the business unit and corporate levels. As a result, planning and budgeting reform has become a top priority for many leading finance executives and CIOs. What is Rolling Budget Planning? IT Budgets

In 2017, Digital Transformation Budgets Will Top The Billion-Dollar Bar

Forrester IT

Check out our Predictions 2017: In Digital Transformation, The Hard Work Of Operational Excellence Begins piece that went live this morning. It has more predictions and more detail from from my coauthors Nigel Fenwick and Martin Gill. You've been creating digital customer experiences for years now. You've built a successful app. You've assembled a martech/adtech stack. You may even have started swinging at omnichannel delivery or harnessed AI or piloted a connected product.

Budget 158

Survey: Non-IT Business Units Spend Own Budgets on Tech

Data Center Knowledge

Sales, finance, logistic execs make own technology purchases, hire own technology staff Read More. Business

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How to succeed with big data on a tight budget

Tech Republic Big Data

Get tips on benefiting from big data when you have a small, fixed budget Data science doesn't have to require a big spend in order to play a useful role in your organization.

5 Steps to Developing a Balanced Business Budget

IT Toolbox

Fortunately, creating a balanced business budget is a fairly simple way to monitor both expenses and revenue to determine profitability. For a business to be successful, it must be profitable. Being profitable means that all expenses are accounted for and there are still funds remaining. While this is the ultimate goal for all business owners, it can be difficult to reach this level.

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Why cloud disruption will shift the dynamics of IT budgets

Computer Weekly

Cloud computing is set to become one of the most disruptive forces of IT spending since the dawn of the digital age

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Cloud set to net a larger share of enterprise IT budgets in 2017, predicts 451 Research

Computer Weekly

451 Research's cloud and hosting market review suggests enterprise IT decision makers are preparing to ramp up with use of cloud and hosting services in 2017

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How IT Outsourcing Helps Businesses Budget Better


Or, alternately, as budgets tighten in a fearful economy, it’s tempting to turn away from IT innovations that could ultimately boost profits. The post How IT Outsourcing Helps Businesses Budget Better appeared first on Information Technology Blog.