According to the 2021 Gartner CIO Survey, 47% of MSEs are “maturing” in their digital initiatives, and 40% are initiating digital initiatives. Only 13% of MSEs do not yet have digital initiatives, a decrease from 29% in 2018.

Legacy modernization will enable MSEs to move forward, while reducing business risk. MSE CIOs must justify it with a valid business case that demonstrates value. 

Three best practices for successful modernization funding:

  • Identify risks inherent with legacy systems
  • Security risks
  • Technology risks

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