2014: The year IT went Industrial

With IT spending in Australia forecast to reach almost $77.2 billion in 2014 here's a look at the trends that will impact organisations in the new year.

Analysts are predicting that IT spending in Asia Pacific will hit US$767 billion next year as cloud integration, social collaboration and mobile information continue to pick up pace, ushering in the era of the ‘digital industrial economy’.

In Australia alone, IT spending is forecast to reach almost $77.2 billion in 2014, increasing 2.3 per cent from $75.5 billion in 2013, with IT services expected to make up the bulk of this figure. 



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