Externalization, Consumerization and Democratization of IT

Back in September 2009 Burton Group, acquired by Gartner in January 2010, posted three predictions for the year to come. Let’s visit these predictions and see where we stand. Burton Group specified three macro trends: externalization of IT, consumerization of IT, and democratization of IT. All of the categories are still relevant in current IT…

IT Trends 2010, according to Burton Group

Burton Group’s (now Gartner) Three Executive Trends for 2010 Planning. A look into the next 18 months, from the Executive Advisory Blog of Burton Group VP and executive analyst Chris Howard: Several macro trends exist at very high levels in IT organizations, but Burton Group has established baseline trends for 2010 IT planning. Not surprisingly…