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July 9, 2008 8:53 AM
Vista, Office 2007 top CIOs' list of software projects to be delayed in tightened IT spending environment
Posted by Benjamin J. Romano
Goldman Sachs is out this morning with an extensive review of the software industry as second-quarter earnings begin rolling in next week. Broadly, the analysts see chief information officers -- CIOs -- tightening their belts.
"Our latest IT spending indicators suggest ongoing caution in 2008 spending plans on a year-over-year basis. CIO expectations of growth in budgets remains well below 1-year and 2-year ago levels," the analysts wrote.