Podcast: What does the recession mean for this spending?
The economic impact of COVID-19 has forced many businesses to readjust their budgets and spend less where possible. Which could mean halting PC and smartphone pausing or upgrades software rollouts. One IT sector that could experience growth through the recession is infrastructure. As cloud becomes central to business operations, enterprises may be unwilling to spend less entirely. And cloud providers are buying up more hardware to focus on existing clients which are now employed in the cloud more often. Stephen Minton, IDC program and analyst vice president of the client Insights & Analysis group, joins Juliet to go over 2020 spending predictions so when IT spending might go back to normal.