Autotask Audit: Game-Changing IT Predictions and the Biggest IT Trends from 2013

January 03, 2014  

Here’s a look at what’s happening in the world of ITSPs, MSPs and Enterprise IT departments, with a special look at where we’ve been – and where we are going.

CIO Insight: Five Game-Changing Predictions for IT in 2014
By Dennis McCafferty
Cloud computing, mobile and social tech will continue to spin organizations on their heads, and those organizations which embrace a disruptive world with agile-management strategies will come out on top. This, of course, is where the CIO takes command. To get a sense of what's ahead, CA Technologies has produced the following "Top Five Predictions for 2014," along with best-practices recommendations as to how to take advantage.

V3: Cloud computing biggest IT trend in 2013 ahead of PRISM and big data\
By Michael Passingham
Cloud computing remained the main force for change for V3's readership of IT professionals, with four-fifths of voters in our end of 2013 poll citing the cloud as having had the most impact on business technology over the last 12 months. 

InformationWeek: 5 IT Hiring Trends In 2014
By Kristin Burnham
The New Year is shaping up to be a bright one for technology professionals, according to a new report from job site In a survey of 860 tech-focused hiring managers and recruiters, 73% reported planning to hire more candidates in the next six months, and 24% percent said their additional hiring will be substantial.

CIO: 3 Ways Enterprise IT Will Change in 2014
By Jonathan Hassell
The holiday season is a great time to look back at the year, with an eye toward what we in the ever-changing world of information technology can expect in 2014. These three trends warrant your close attention in the new year. 

InformationWeek: Look Ahead: The Cloud In 2014 & Beyond
By Bill Kleyman
As we wrap up 2013, it's time we took a look at some of the biggest cloud technologies that made an impact over the course of the year. What were some of the big technologies that impacted the cloud? 

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