It’s complicated: 55% of organisations struggle to keep up with new tech according to Cogeco Peer 1 study


In this world we can often say we have too much choice and not enough time. IT decision-makers are finding much the same is true for them, with the influx of new technologies available to their businesses proving too much to keep up with. Technology is changing rapidly. Keeping up with the latest innovations, challenges, opportunities and threats is a big task. How many IT decision-makers feel fully equipped?

A new study by Cogeco Peer 1, a global provider of enterprise IT products and services, found that 55% of organisations are struggling to keep up with the pace of new technology. Shockingly, 28% of IT leaders felt they personally can’t keep up with all the changes and choices available to them.

Powering Potential Study 2018 infographic
Powering Potential Study 2018 infographic

The study, which questioned 150 IT decision-makers across several different industries including financial services, retail, higher education, business services and media, looked into the real value of service and found that over a quarter (28%) of respondents admitted that their organisation has actually fallen behind the rate of change in technology and the vast majority (84%) of respondents stated that their organisation is not currently running the optimum IT system.

When an organisation adopts new technology, it is clear it doesn’t always go to plan. 81% of respondents had been let down by IT they’ve adopted in the past, when it has not lived up to expectations and almost half (48%) stated this has happened on multiple occasions. The most common impacts of this have been reliability issues (65%), not getting the service required (57%) and higher costs (52%), suggesting that the cost implications of a wrong turn can be incredibly detrimental to a business and the legacy of systems that don’t work as anticipated can lead to problems for a long time to come.

Susan Bowen, VP and General Manager EMEA at Cogeco Peer 1 said: “This study gives us fascinating insight into where the priorities of IT decision-makers lie and where vendors can really be making an impact.

“It is important for an IT partner to step up when it comes to digesting the features, benefits, threats and drawbacks of introducing new products and routes a business could buy into and debrief their recommendations to the business accordingly. Only by becoming a trusted business partner can an IT vendor ingratiate themselves with a business and really add that extra level of invaluable service.

“This is something Cogeco Peer 1 is well known for and it’s that which sets us apart. With new technology, IT decision makers are requiring a deeper level of technical expertise to accompany it. That can only come from dedicated technical account managers and a partner on hand 24/7.”


About Cogeco Peer 1
Cogeco Peer 1 is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cogeco Communications Inc. (TSX:CCA) and is a global provider of essential business-to-business products and services, such as colocation, network connectivity, managed hosting, cloud services and managed services, that allow customers across Canada, Mexico, the United States and Western Europe to focus on their core business. With 16 data centres, extensive FastFiber Network® and more than 50 points-of-presence in North America and Europe combined, Cogeco Peer 1 is a trusted partner to businesses small, medium and large, providing the ability to access, move, manage and store mission-critical data worldwide, backed by superior customer support. More information visit: http://www.cogecopeer1.com/

For more information regarding the study, visit: https://cp1.com/2rPeAyg

PRESS CONTACT:
Champion Communications
T: 0203 735 8059
E: CP1@championcomms.com

Have any Question or Comment?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::6733:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::;;

:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::925:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

TRIO STEEL IS ONE OF THE MOST TRUSTED BRAND AND LEADING EXPORTER AND SUPPLIER OF CARBON STEEL, ALLOY STEEL & STAINLESS STEEL PIPES & PIPE FITTINGS MATERIAL. Triosteel is one of the leading Suppliers and Exporters of API 5L Pipe in Singapore. Triosteel also Exports to many countries like Indonesia, Iran, Saudi Arabia & many more. An API 5L pipe is manufactured by adhering to the specifications laid down by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 3183.

2780

buy! buy! CHEAP! Telefonie VoIP CHEAP! buy! buy! CHEAP!

2781

buy! buy! CHEAP! Telefonie VoIP CHEAP! buy! buy! CHEAP!

——————————————–

For the 2012 MLB period, we found an totals forecast Joao’s Renowned Over/Under João Zorro Gonçalves, Zcode Totals Pro, System of the time with progressions that have been successful over 98 98% ... We eventually perfected our over/under program ( Zcodesystemexclusive ), although it h-AS has brought years of investigation. Five Steps to Making a Winning MLB Method: 1. Execute appropriate cash management tools. 2. MLB rules that are comprehend. 3.Extensive testing back to make sure successful longterm results ...

——————————————–

There is always a challenge when you're dealing with the Foreign Exchange Market. That's just the nature of the beast. The best thing you can do is to learn about how the market operates as a whole so that you will be ready to meet these challenges. iq option penipu Never be misled by any profit gains in binary options. This is the number-one way traders end up losing their money and ultimately failing. Remember that the same things that make you laugh can make you cry in this market, and you can lose that $700.

——————————————–

Learning Polish has never been this fun and easy as with our podcasts Learn Polish with Polishpod101 Start today and become conversational in Polish in no time

——————————————–

The Best Website Agen Poker Resmi www.sakupoker.com Terpercaya come join

——————————————–

Do you need edmonton phone systems service ? Call complete communications today!

——————————————–

High-tech solutions for easy start-up of your IPTV/OTT-business

——————————————–

——————————————–

If you want to purchase not only one item, you have a chance to enjoy privileges. There is a sale’ tab on the site which offers a fantastic range of reduced counterfeit watches and accessories, such as sunglasses, cufflinks, watch straps and pens. Luxury Jewelry Replica At MCA.MN On Sale You get a 5% discount if you buy two pieces, this discount increases to 10% if you buy 4 pieces or more. There is free international shipping on all orders on this site. We also offer customers a free return anytime with a 100% money back guarantee.

——————————————–