Posted by: Tony Bradley
Ethernet, IP, IP communications, Network Access Control, Networking, UCC, Unified Communications, VLAN, VoIP, wi-fi, Wireless
What are your plans for your network infrastructure for 2008? Do you have a holiday wish list or some New Year’s resolutions regarding the technologies you want to implement or the changes you plan to make? TechTarget’s SearchNetworking site conducted a survey of over 1,200 respondents and they have published the results. Some of the key results are:
- 21.28% project an increase in their budget of more than 10%
- 7.26% of respondents said their networking budgets will decrease
- 8.34% claim that VoIP/data convergence is driving their budget increase
Check out Applications, convergence to boost network spending for the complete results. You can read it just out of curiosity, or maybe you can use the survey results to help prove your case to management and get your budget requests approved.