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For over 30 years, Computer Economics research has been often cited by prominent news organizations and trade publications such as the Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Christian Science Monitor, Computerworld, and many others. Below are some of the most recent instances of publications referencing our research or quoting our analyst staff. (Click the headlines to read the full articles).

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Computer Economics data shows IT spending optimism amidst tight budgets and disruptive tech
diginomica, July 21, 2017

IT hiring slows, but not for data and security professionals
Information Management, June 27, 2017

IT budgets shift away from capital expenses thanks to the cloud
Network World, June 16, 2017

Managing Legacy Technology: Avoiding Technical Bankruptcy
Datamation, May 26, 2017

Enterprise hits and misses – avoiding technical bankruptcy, and rethinking enterprise blockchains
diginomica, March 27, 2017

Technical bankruptcy – the avoidable business killer
diginomica, March 21, 2017

Agile development surprises – growth modest, but large enterprises buy in
diginomica, February 17, 2017

IT spending and staffing in 2017 – Computer Economics on the CIO’s cloud predicament
diginomica, December 21, 2016

Trump’s plan for protecting IT jobs raises hopes, fears
Computerworld, December 6, 2016

Building the city of the future — at a $41 trillion price tag
CNBC, October 25, 2016

IT budgeting 2016-17: What the surveys tell us
ZDNet, October 3, 2016

Big data is already a $46 billion market, but you ain't seen nothin' yet
PC World, September 6, 2016

More airline outages seen as carriers grapple with aging technology
Reuters, August 12, 2016

Salesforce1 update will leave many mobile devices out in the cold
Networkworld, July 14, 2016

Hiring of Data Pros Up in June, But Is It a Recovery?
Information Management, July 12, 2016

Fewer Than Half of IT Orgs Adding Headcount
CFO, June 28, 2016

IT Operational Budgets Barely Increasing
CFO, June 14, 2016

Oracle: We're going to sue that whistleblower cloud employee
CIO, June 2, 20167

IBM buys EZSource to help transform your mainframe apps for the digital world
CIO, June 1, 2016

This site aims to be the Yelp of the SaaS world
PC World, May 23, 2016

Half the Web's traffic comes from bots
Computerworld, May 12, 2016

Can Oracle buy its way into the cloud?
Computerworld, May 2, 2016

Allergan Acquisitions Jump-Start IT Efficiency
The Wall Street Journal, April 22, 2016

Salesforce buys AI specialist MetaMind to avoid being ‘flanked'
 IDG News Service, April 4, 2016

New job realities ahead for IT workers
Computerworld, Jan 16, 2016

Organizations Expect Flat Growth in IT Spending in 2016
eWeek, January 8, 2016

IT Spending Forecast Mixed for 2016
CFO Magazine, January 5, 2016

Despite stingy budgets, IT still finds ways to bolster business
Computerworld, Nov. 2, 2015

We’re Past the Tipping Point in Datacenter Transformation
ReinventDatacenters.com Oct 21, 2015

Courtroom showdown pits Oracle against Las Vegas tech firm
Las Vegas Sun, Oct 2, 2015

Many SAP users are still skeptical about S/4Hana and cloud ERP
Computerworld, Sept. 30, 2015

Cloud Computing Drives 5.5% OPEX IT Spend Uptick in Financial Services
BizTechReports, Aug. 8, 2015

IT spending to fall per Gartner. No it’s not per Computer Economics. US wins.
Diginomica, July 20, 2015

Top Ten Tips for DR as a Service
EnterpriseStorageForum.com July 17, 2015

Is Cloud Causing IT Spending Shift?
Enterprise Apps Today, July 16, 2015

Financial, Health Care Sectors Lead IT Spending
eWeek, July 13, 2015

Can Oracle catch up in the cloud?
CFO.com, June 24, 2015

Survey Sees IT Budgets Shifting to Cloud
CFO.com, June , 2015

Can GitHub really be worth $2 billion?
Computerworld, June 17, 2015

Microsoft updates Dynamics ERP app
CIO, June 2, 2015

Gild sharpens its hiring focus with new BI tool
CIO, June 1, 2015

With a fresh $40M, Percolate wants to be a Swiss Army knife for marketing software
CIO, May 14,2015

Who's courting Salesforce? IBM, Oracle among top guesses
Computerworld, Apr 30,2015

Why investors are so excited about Slack
Computerworld, Apr 17,2015

Computer Economics reveals surprising data on IaaS, ERP and SaaS adoption
Diginomica, Mar. 27, 2015

Human Capital Management Buying Guide
Enterprise Apps Today, Mar. 17, 2015

5 Key Human Capital Management Trends
Enterprise Apps Today, Mar. 11, 2015

Investment in HR technology on the rise
Employee Bebefit News, Dec. 15, 2014

How Does Three Percent Sound?
IT Jungle, Dec. 8, 2014

On the up: IT salaries and hiring set to rise
Channelnomics, Dec. 2, 2014

Computer Economics bullish on 2015 IT spending – but why?
diginomica, Nov. 19, 2014

IT Spending to Rise, Though Growth Remains Sluggish
eWeek, Nov. 18, 2014

IT Operational Spending to Grow Modestly
CFO, Nov. 17, 2014

The IT freelance economy is growing, but not at large firms
Computerworld, Nov. 6, 2014

Is Oracle in Trouble?
Silicon Angle, Sep. 29, 2014

Is Cloud Usurping IT Outsourcing?
ZDnet, Sep. 13, 2014

IT Budgets Move Away from Outsourcing
CFO Magazine, Sep. 10, 2014

Health Care, Finance Sectors Lead IT Spending Growth
eWeek, Jul. 29, 2014

Midyear jobs outlook: What to know about IT hiring, skills, benefits
Network World, Jul. 22, 2014

Tech Jobs on the Increase
US Telecom Media, Jul. 8, 2014

IT Hiring Climbs Despite The Cloud
Information Week, Jun. 25, 2014

Computer Economics Spend Survey Suggests Optimism
diginomica, Jun. 19, 2014

IT Hiring Rises Where It Counts
Computerworld, Jun. 18, 2014

ERP Investments Rising, Complexity Waits In The Shadows
IT Jungle, Jun. 16, 2014

CE survey points to cooling off in CRM investments
Diginomica, Apr. 7, 2014

Companies That Go All-In with SaaS Can Save Big
CIO, Feb. 20, 2014

Time to Consider if Cloud Is Better, Not Just Cheaper
Channelnomics, Feb. 18, 2014

Le cloud, une économie de 15% dans les budgets informatiques
JDN L'économie demain, Feb. 18, 2014

Computer Economics Study: Cloud Saves 15 Percent
Diginomica, Feb. 14, 2014

Look Before You Leap into Outsourcing Your Help Desk
Smart Enterprise Exchange, Jan. 31, 2014

2014 Outlook: Innovation Makes Shadow IT OK
Computerworld, Jan. 2, 2014

Your Next Job, Next Year, May Be Self-Employment
Computerworld, Dec. 23, 2013

IT Hiring And Salaries On The Rise For 2014
IT Jungle, Dec. 9, 2013

Tech Salaries: Increasing, but Not Much
Internet Evolution, Nov. 26, 2013

Analyst Briefing: Computer Economics’ Frank Scavo Explains Survey Results That Show Large Organizations Out-Investing Mid-Market in Cloud
BizTechReports, Nov. 11, 2013

Increasingly, Your IT Co-Worker is a Contractor
Computerworld, Oct. 11, 2013

One out of Seven IT Staffers Are Now Contractors
ZDnet, Oct. 10, 2013

Why Internet Companies Don’t Buy From The Enterprise Kings
TechCrunch, Sep. 1, 2013

Insourcing, the New Black
ITnews for Australian Business, Aug. 30, 2013

IT Budgets Rise, but Businesses Cut Back on IT Outsourcing
eWeek, Aug. 26, 2013

IT Budgets Go Up in US, Canada, But Outsourcing Rate Declines
The Hindu Business Line, Aug. 22, 2013

IT Budget Shifts Reflect Emerging Tech
Smart Enterprise Exchange, July 11, 2013

Muted Plans for IT Operational Spend in 2013
Insurance Networking News, July 1, 2013

IT Capital Spending Rises, But Not for PCs
Computerworld, June 18, 2013

How the Cloud and Globalization Are Shaping ERP in Electronics Manufacturing
Venture Outsource, May 30, 2013

Microsoft Dynamics CRM Revenue: Debate on the Accuracy, Importance of New Analyst Estimates
Microsoft Dynamics World, May 6, 2013

Majority of IT Executives Lack Confidence in Their IT Spending Plans
The Outsourcing Journal, Feb. 7, 2013

Industry Perspective: IT Capital Spending 2013
Data Center Journal, January 9, 2013

Muted Pay Growth Across the Pond in 2013
UK Contractor, January 8, 2013

Vers un Gel des Investissements IT pour les Entreprises Américaines
Best Practices Systèmes d'Information, January 4, 2013

Eleven Predictions for Enteprise Software in 2013
Computerworld, December 17, 2012

If Tech Is So Important, Why Are IT Wages Flat?
Computerworld, December 5, 2012

CRM Investment on Upswing
Enterprise Apps Today, October 24, 2012

Graceful exits from IT: Why CIOs decide to move on
Computerworld, July 16, 2012

Manufacturing IT spending increases, but payrolls don't
Computerworld, July 3, 2012

Industry Insights – A Conversation with Frank Scavo
Intacct Blog, June 27, 2012

For Insurers, Corporate IT Spending Lags
Insurance Networking News, June 25, 2012

New platform helps port COBOL apps to Amazon, Rackspace and other clouds
CIO, Apr. 13, 2012

Oracle seeks new trial in IP theft suit against SAP
Computerworld, Feb. 7, 2012

Computer Economics IT Salary Report: Stagnation in 2012
Data Center Journal, Jan. 19, 2012

Raises for IT workers lag behind CPI
Healthcare IT News, Jan. 18, 2012

ERP No Longer Application End-all, Be-all
Enterprise Apps Today, Dec. 9, 2011

Wall Street Beat: Tech rises on sales, economic news
CIO, Dec. 3, 2011

SAP SAPPHIRE Madrid, The Analyst View with Computer Economics President, Frank Scavo
JD-OD.com, Nov. 20, 2011

Benchmarking Final Report
State of Hawaii IMT, Sep. 28, 2011

Computer Economics President, Frank Scavo, Discusses Cloud ERP Provider Kenandy
JD-OD.com, Sep. 6, 2011

Most Healthcare Organizations Aim to Expand IT Staff This Year
iHealthBeat, Aug. 23, 2011

61 Percent of Health Care Organizations Increase IT Head Count
eWeek, Aug. 19, 2011

Fears Risk in IT Circles over New Economics Downturn
Computerworld, July 14, 2011

IT Budget Recovery More About Maintenance Than Breaking New Ground
Insurance & Technology, June 29, 2011

Office 365 Arrives to flat IT spending
Computerworld, June 29, 2011

In a shift, firms say U.S. will lead IT growth
Computerworld, June 29, 2011

Insurance Industry Leads Recovery in 2011 IT Spending
Insurance & Technology, June 22, 2011

Data center workloads continue to rise
Computerworld, May 9, 2011

IT workloads up as tech added sans staff
Computerworld, Mar. 30, 2011

As cloud grows, IT hiring flatlines
Computerworld, Feb. 18, 2011

'Cinderella' tax break may boost IT buying this year
Computerworld, Jan. 20, 2011

Help desk calls on the rise
Computerworld, Jan. 5, 2011

Customers Gripe About Oracle Service But Unlikely To Switch
Forbes, Dec. 20, 2010

IT Jobs Outlook Modest for 2011
Technology Innovators, Dec. 8, 2010

Has Oracle Got Its Application Customers Where It Wants Them?
IT Business Edge, Dec. 3, 2010

Oracle Customers Reveal Angst on Costs, Services, Maintenance
eWeek, Nov. 23, 2010

Where Outsourcing Dollars Go
eWeek, Oct. 31, 2010

Outsourcing Gains Popularity, But Where is it Best Applied?
Insurance Networking News, Oct. 12, 2010

The new push to measure software's true cost
Computerworld, Oct. 11, 2010

Oracle's new support czar has big challenges
Computerworld, Sep. 23, 2010

While Oracle pitches Fusion, customers want better support for current applications
ZDnet, Sep. 20, 2010

IT slowly hiring back after layoffs
Computerworld, Sep. 15, 2010

What's On Your Users' Desktops? Exerting Control Over Unauthorized Applications
Processor, Sep. 10, 2010

How Obama's tax credit helps, hurts IT spending
Computerworld, Sep. 9, 2010

Consolidation Software (ERP) Not Just for the Big Guys
NorthJersey.com, Aug. 8, 2010

Windows 7, UC Among Hottest IT Projects
CIO Update, July 30, 2010

IT Is Heavily Invested in ERP, Application Consolidation Rising
eWeek, July 29, 2010

IT Spending Emphasizes Safe Bets, Short-term Gains
Insurance Networking News, July 27, 2010

Windows 7 Adoption Among Top IT Trends
Virtualization Review, July 27, 2010

Deflating IT Budgets: Behind the Numbers
eWeek, June 24, 2010

IT Spending Budgets Not Yet on Upswing
Virtualization Review, June 24, 2010

Study Documents No Recovery in IT Spending
Insurance Networking News, June 24, 2010

IT Staffing Cuts in 2010 Mirror 2009, Study Says
eWeek, June 23, 2010

IT Spending Still in Recession: Report
CIO Update, June 23, 2010

Enterprise Software Companies Well-Positioned to Take Advantage of BPM Explosion
Seeking Alpha, Apr. 6, 2010

Work-Life Balance and the Economics of Workplace Flexibility
US Whitehouse Council of Economic Advisors, Mar. 31, 2010

IT Salary Survey Predicts Meager Increases for 2010
CIO Magazine, Feb. 11, 2010

Slight Increase in IT Salaries a Ray of Hope
Datamation, Feb. 4, 2010

Analysts Bid Good Riddance to IT Recession
IT Jungle, Jan. 18, 2010

First business day of 2010 ends well for IT
Computerworld, Jan. 4, 2010

IT recession is no more, says study. Growth in 2010
The Register (UK), Dec. 21, 2009

Technology Hiring Expected to Increase in 2010
eWeek, Dec. 16, 2009

Tech Turnaround Ahead
CFO, Dec. 16, 2009

Green IT strategy has nebulous ROI. So why bother?
ZDNet, Nov. 16, 2009

Outsourcing Application Development Takes a Hit
CIO, Oct. 23, 2009

Four Technology Best (and not so best) Bets for 2009
CIO Update, Aug. 27, 2009

Computer Economics: More IT Job and Budget Cuts Expected
IT Jungle, Aug. 17, 2009

Wall Street Beat: Spending, M&A Buoy Tech Sector
CIO, Aug. 13, 2009

No IT Spending Rebound This Year
IT Business Edge, July 15, 2009

Layoffs Finally Hit IT Workers
BusinessWeek, July 14, 2009

More Signs of Increased IT Spending
InternetNews, July 6, 2009

World Bank sees output 'collapse' as does tech
Computerworld, June 23, 2009

Oracle Strikes Again
CFO Magazine, June 1, 2009

Hottest Data Center Jobs: Think Cloud, Virtualization, Green
CIO, May 26, 2009

New ITIL Adoption Slowing
ITSM Watch, March 24, 2009

Inside the "IT Salaries are Rising" Report
Datamation, February 17, 2009

The Bright Side of High Tech Layoffs
Network World, February 12, 2009

New IT Salary Survey Strikes Hopeful Notes During Recession
InfoWorld, February 6, 2009

IT Hiring and Salaries Down, but Not Out
Redmond Report, February 4, 2009

IT Salaries Improving Despite Recession
Enterprise Networking Planet, February 4, 2009

IT Spending Recovery a Year Away
InternetNews, January 6, 2009

Two Reports See Silver Lining For IT Industry Sales
ChannelWeb, January 5, 2009

2009 IT Spending Roundup
CIO Update, November 14, 2008

IT Spending Projections See A Drop, but Not A Collapse
IT ChannelPlanet, November 14, 2008

IT Spending Projections Revised Down Again
InternetNews, November 13, 2008

CIOs Forecast Flat Spending Growth, but No Declines
Channel Insider, November 13, 2008

Quality IT Training: The Best Ways To Squeeze The Most Benefits Out Of Your Investment
Processor, October 3, 2008

Oh, really? Report says techies don’t care much about salary.
The IT Grind, August 20, 2008

Is Consolidating the Data Center at the Expense of Disaster Recovery?
Bottom Line, August 19, 2008

Training, Flexible Schedules May Help Keep You at Your Job
Careers, August 18, 2008

DC Consolidation Shows Overwhelmingly Positive ROI
CIO Update, August 14, 2008

IT Cost Cuts in 2008 May Be a Trend, Study Says
Redmond Developer, July 22, 2008

Financial Firms Pull Back on IT Outsourcing
eFinancialCareers, July 21, 2008

Outsourced Development Growing: Should You Worry?
eWeek, July 17, 2008

IT Spend: New Development Caved in Bear Economy
Baseline Magazine, July 16, 2008

Business Objects users angry over online support shift by SAP
Computerworld, July 16, 2008

XTuple releases 'hybrid' open-source ERP
InfoWorld, July 14, 2008

IT spending growth slows
eChannel Line, July 9, 2008

Survey: Few Have Plans To Migrate to Vista in 2008
Visual Studio Magazine, June 17, 2008

Clients cap IT contractor hires
Contractor UK, May 8, 2008

Maybe Microsoft Should Stalk Different Prey
New York Times, Feb. 24, 2008

Be Prepared To Pay More For Tech Expertise
InternetNews, Feb. 4, 2008

Small Business IT Budget Forecast for 2008
Inc. Technology, Dec. 12, 2007

Companies Expect Minimal IT Budget Growth in ’08
IT Business Edge, Dec. 11, 2007

IT Spending in 2008 Could See 'Anemic Growth'
InternetNews, Nov. 13, 2007

IT Spending Trends Show Hardware Down, Software Up
System iNetwork, Oct. 29, 2007

IT Execs Support Growth Without Big Budget Increases
IT Business Edge, Jul. 24, 2007

ITIL: Change Is Gonna Do You Good
IT Business Edge, Jul. 20, 2007

IT in Better Shape YOY
CIO Update, Jul. 13, 2007

Evolving Security Threats Create Challenges
Processor Magazine, Jul. 13, 2007

Direct impact of malware down again, but overall costs rise
SC Magazine, Jun. 14, 2007

Computer Economics Study: Insiders Top IT Pros' Worries
SC Magazine, May 11, 2007

Business Execs Undercut Value of Disaster Recovery Planning
SearchCIO.com, May 1, 2007

Are Rootkits the Next Big Threat to Enterprises?
CSO Online, Apr. 30, 2007

IT 2020: More Business Than Tech
bITa Planet, Apr. 21, 2007

How to Get More Money in Your IT Budget
CIO Update, Feb. 21, 2007

Are IT Salaries About to Jump?
Channel Marker, Feb. 20, 2007

A Booming Job Market Means Headaches for CIOs
TechTarget CIO Decisions, Feb. 15, 2007

IT Spending a Trillion Dollar Deal
InternetNews.com, Jan. 11, 2007

New Academy Teaches 'Ethical Hacking'
Christian Science Monitor, Dec. 13, 2006

To Catch Crooks In Cyberspace, FBI Goes Global
Wall Street Journal, Nov. 21, 2006


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