Collaboration technologies were also promoted by 71 per cent of CIOs as a driver of innovation, with about 50 per cent who plan to increase investment in this.
CIOs are also not keen on investing in consumer IT and BYOD, with the disadvantages (44 per cent) outweighing the advantages (36 per cent). Fifty-three per cent also indicated that shadow IT was highly disadvantageous to to their organisations.
About 40 to 45 per cent of CIOs plan to increase investment in big data and social media, but they are not seen as "major disruptors" or drivers of innovation for most CIOs.
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