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Importance of various IT initiatives in businesses worldwide 2016

The statistic represents worldwide responses to the importance of the listed initiatives to businesses, as of March 2016. According to the survey, 29 percent of the respondents believed that cloud computing is very important to their business, while 27 percent indicated that cyber security awareness was very important. Sixteen percent of respondents reported that cloud storage was critically important to their business.

Importance of information technology (IT) initiatives to overall business, worldwide, as of March 2016

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Release date

July 2016



Survey time period

March 2016

Number of respondents

208 respondents

Special properties

Enterprise security professionals

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: "How important are the following initiatives to your overall business?"
Only 'very' or 'critically important' responses shown.

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