Asia IT Budgets Are Up in 2009

Ng, Rebecca
August 2009
Best's Review;Aug2009, Vol. 110 Issue 4, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase in the information technology budget in Asia for 2009 due to the strong economic growth manifested by the region. It mentions that a financial research made by Celent LLC revealed that emerging markets such as China and India are the driving force of the development. It relates that investments in customer service, technology infrastructure and management analytical tools industry would be key initiatives in the present year.


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