MIS Quarterly Executive


This is the seventh in a series of MISQE-published reports based on an annual SIMmembership survey. With the enduring economic uncertainties prevailing, these U.S.-based organizations are now focusing not only on leveraging IT to reduce business andIT expenses, but also to generate revenues from IT innovations. While IT budgets forhiring, and salary increases are on the rise, these increases are less than last year's whenorganizations were more optimistic that the economic conundrum was ending. Thereis also greater attention to reducing IT budgets through IT infrastructure spending(especially Cloud) and sourcing (especially offshore).