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Leading an IT Organization With Fewer Than 50 Staff or a Budget Under $10 Million Primer for 2016

Published: 29 January 2016

ID: G00292950

Analyst(s): James Browning , Mike Cisek


Midmarket IT leaders report it is increasingly difficult to meet demands for IT services with a fraction of the budget, staff and skills of larger enterprises. Alternative strategies are required for midmarket IT leaders to improve IT operations and align more resources to business enablement.

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  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What are the market trends and emerging technologies that will impact the IT strategies of midsize organizations?
    • What actions can resource-constrained IT departments take to overcome the lack of people and skills needed to get the job done?
    • Which IT providers and solutions are rightsized for the IT requirements of midsize organizations?
    • What advantages do smaller organizations have because of their scale?

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