Organizers of the Interop trade show in Las Vegas www.interop.com have released the results of a pre-show sur...
May 19, 2009
Organizers of the Interop trade show in Las Vegas www.interop.com have released the results of a pre-show survey that indicates an impressive number of attendees intend to increase spending on technology within their organizations in 2009 compared to last year.
The survey goes on to reveal that 95% of pre-registered attendees are active purchasers within their companies, interested in areas like virtualization, cloud computing, IT energy conservation, mobility & wireless, and network infrastructure and data centre upgrades.
The survey polled over 900 pre-registered Interop Las Vegas 2009 attendees via email and found the following:
* 80% of IT budgets will increase or remain flat, while 20% will decrease compared with 2008.
* 42% of attendees 2009 IT budgets are actually increasing compared with last year.