Almost 60 percent of participants are not considering switching data providers in 2010, with budget constraints, avoiding business disruption, and a lack of user pressure for change the top reasons cited for sticking with the status quo. However, among those that might switch providers, budget-i.e. reducing costs-was the biggest factor. And firms are still more open to switching this year than in 2009, when only 13 percent of those polled changed providers.
One reason for switching is to gain
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