Many SMBs are relying on VARs and MSPs to answer the growing challenges of the IT channel in a timely manner.
IT Principals are being pulled in multiple directions, and the competition for impactful talent is fierce.
A recent article from ComputerWorld cites several studies that found the big data industry will grow 31 percent annually and could top $50 billion by 2017—at the end of 2012 big data accounted for $11 billion.
According to a recent study by Gartner, the worldwide IT outsourcing (ITO) marketplace will pass $288 billion in 2013. That is an increase of 2.8 percent from 2012.
The United States cannot keep up with China or India when it comes to creating a large volume of engineers. Instead, it must focus on innovation and other skill sets.
According to a recent AOL Jobs article, there are 4.16 million IT professionals working in the United States and that figure is expected to increase by 22 percent by the end of 2020.