When Tech and Crunch Collide

How has the economic crisis affected firms' spending decisions, both in terms of their evaluation and purchasing processes, and in terms of the types of technologies they are looking for?

Domenic Iannaccone, director of business development, financial services industry, Sybase: Since the general downturn in the economy was precipitated by events in the financial sector, there is a two part answer to this question. The first relates to spending decisions on systems and technology that would p