Gartner is making some dire warnings including one of another recession. Gene Hall, Gartner's CEO says IT managers are facing a period of "unprecedented uncertainty." While Alvaka Networks is having a robust year with surging revenues, I have to agree. The cautious footing, one of being prepared for a new recession is a smart posture to take right now.
Another analyst writes about social media and marketing shifting IT budgets. In the future she says, "Your CMO may have a bigger IT budget than you do." The Gartner creative thinking on new concepts continues as another analyst introduced the concept of “Creative Destruction.” You can read more about it here.