70% of IT budgets are used to merely "keep the lights on."
85% of organizations discard legacy equipment because their current vendors no longer support it.
21% of organizations leverage competitor third-party bids into their negotiations when purchasing service and maintenance contracts.
With digital technologies becoming entwined with every business function, organizations are undoubtedly looking to free up financial resources. IT trends in big data and the internet of things will require an IT budget that supports stronger data centers and new vendor maintenance strategies.
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* How to Reduce Network Equipment Maintenance Costs, Gartner, Inc. 13 May 2014