Gartner Research

Enterprises Cut IT Budgets to Pay for Digital Business

Published: 03 October 2018

ID: G00373241

Analyst(s): Stewart Buchanan, Cesar Lozada


A majority of organizations cite digital business as the top motivation for IT cost reduction. CIOs should assess the impact of digital business on their IT budgets and identify alternative sources of funding for digital business transformation and its resulting operating costs.

Table Of Contents


  • Assess the Budget Impacts of Digital Business on IT
  • Focus Budgetary Requests Where They’re Most Likely to Succeed
  • Monitor Spending Trends and Explore Alternative Sources of Funding

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