December 11, 2006 Timothy Prickett Morgan
It’s that time of the year again. One IT budget cycle is ending, and another one is beginning, and everyone is trying to figure out if the market for information technology will grow again in the coming year. Growth in IT spending is a leading indicator for all of the vendors, companies, and IT personnel who participate in the commercial computing realm, so there is a lot riding on how IT spending goes up or down in any given year.
The analysts at Forrester Research are the early birds for IT spending forecasts for 2007, but that forecast was embedded