Poll: Intra-firm Collaboration Is Key

Dushyant Shahrawat, Celent

The definition of “collaboration” used by Celent was broad. In this case, it is not just another term for teamwork between two people working on the same project. Collaboration can also exist between technology applications and between business processes as well. Two-thirds of those polled say collaboration has increased over the past three years. Six in 10 say they regularly collaborate with 10 or more people. At the same time, just over half say their IT organization struggles t