Remember last year when that zany dance move called Flossing came out? It caught like wildfire and spread all over the world. While significantly less cool and unlikely to go viral, integrated software may finally have its own “Flossing” moment in 2019.
Unlike Flossing, software integration is not a passing fad. Top strategists have been pushing the power of integrated software for years, but it seems only recently that businesses have started to listen.
In 2018, 70% of businesses said they planned to increase technology spending, a figure that translated to 2019 as well. But is 2019 any different from previous years? Let’s look at recent trends and stats to set the stage: