Smart savings What will the Comprehensive Spending Review mean for public sector IT?
Two thirds of senior financial decision makers in UK public sector finance functions believe that budget cuts from the impending Comprehensive Spending Review (CSR) will impact front-line services.
They are expecting to have to find £3.6bn in savings in their annual IT budget by 2013* This equates to a reduction of 22.5% on the current annual budget. * According to research carried out by ComRes and VMware in September 2010
Yet only 20% are actually ready to tackle the impact of the cuts
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