Tsai: IT Spend Growth Drivers in 2020

Analytics/ Analysis

If its Fall, it’s time for SpiceWorld in Austin TX, the annual confab hosted by Spiceworks. And its time to check in with Peter Tsai, the long-time senior technology analyst who is on the team the produces tons of primary research in the tech sector

(a lost art – lemme tell ya). In this interview we discuss the 2020 IT spend forecast (primarily at the enterprise level). Watch closely as we take a twist to justify what the spend looks like. It’s been driven in part by the Microsoft Windows 7 end-of-support (EOS) coming in January 2020. We wrap up with some findings concerning the enterprise appetite to embrace A.I. and 5G.

Here is a link to the aforementioned “2020 State of IT Report” 

And here are links to other research conducted by Spiceworks:

State of Corporate Conectivity
State of Servers Report
Future of Network and Endpoint Security Report