IT Management Slideshow: 10 Technologies for Driving Revenue in 2010

By Brian P. Watson  |  Posted 02-18-2010

10 Technologies for Driving Revenue in 2010

Software as a Service/ASPs 38% The revenue-generating power of SaaS helps keep the buzz going.

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Open-Source Databases/Development Tools/Languages31% Open-source is more than a cheaper option than packaged software.

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Smartphones as Mobile Clients27% Still think smartphones are an enterprise annoyance?

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Server Virtualization25% The biggest cost saver, but plenty of CIOs see revenue potential.

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Desktop/Small-Cluster Supercomputing 18% It's still around, and this is one good reason why.

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Voice over IP17% Another big cost reducer, but not the biggest money maker.

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ITIL 13% Popular, but viewed much more highly in terms of process improvement.

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Enterprise Search11% Low deployment numbers could drag down the revenue-generating potential. Or not.

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Blogs 10% CIOs are still trying to figure out social media's true value.

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Dual-core or Multicore Processors8% Deployed by about eight in 10, but not bringing home as much bacon.

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