Statistically Speaking

September 2006
CRM Magazine;Sep2006, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p17
Trade Publication
The article presents statistical facts related to the information technology (IT) sector as of September 2006. 61% of U.S. businesses have projected some level of increase in IT staff for the next 12 months according to a survey. $11.4 billion will be spent by small- and medium-sized business (SMB) worldwide on IT security and infrastructure to frustrate rising electronic threats. The annual study by Forrester Research stated that SMBs will spend close to one-third more on mobile voice and mobile data services in 2006 than in 2005.


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