Lack of Integration Results in Lost Opportunities

Lack of Integration Results in Lost Opportunities

Lack of Integration Results in Lost OpportunitiesLack of Integration Results in Lost Opportunities

All together now? IT leaders believe that a lack of integration is making their company miss business opportunities and is limiting its ability to compete.

Uncoordinated EffortUncoordinated Effort

67% of the IT decision-makers surveyed said their organization has missed out on business opportunities over the last year due to poor technology integration.

ROI StatementROI Statement

88% said better integration will enable their company to increase revenue, and 74% of CIOs said successful integration will prove crucial to staying competitive over the next five years.

Biggest Benefits of Better IntegrationBiggest Benefits of Better Integration

Improved productivity: 73%,
Increased data accessibility: 68%,
More efficient workflows: 57%,
Greater profitability: 54%,
Faster, more accurate decision making: 48%

Relentless DemandRelentless Demand

60% of the IT decision-makers surveyed said their company is deploying multiple new apps “all the time” for business needs.

Room for ImprovementRoom for Improvement

40% said app deployment takes too long, and 39% said their organization struggles to integrate new apps into existing systems.

Improvement Areas, Part IImprovement Areas, Part I

62% would like to see their organization improve its data integrity, and 51% would like to see their company shift more quickly to cloud apps and services.

Improvement Areas, Part IIImprovement Areas, Part II

47% of the IT decision-makers surveyed want better analytics and insights, while 40% would like the automation of business processes.

Market SaturationMarket Saturation

86% said their company has either completely adopted an integration platform as a service (iPaaS) solution, or is in the process of doing so.

Useful ToolUseful Tool

98% feel that master data management (MDM) could help their company, with 65% of them saying it would improve data accuracy and consistency, and 60% saying it would enhance data analysis.

Low MaintenanceLow Maintenance

44% of the IT decision-makers surveyed said their company uses a low-code app development solution, and 50% of them said these solutions accelerate time to market and improve the ease of app maintenance.

Dennis McCafferty
Dennis McCafferty is a contributor to CIO Insight. He covers topics such as IT leadership, IT strategy, collaboration, and IT for businesses.

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