Top IT Trends for 2009

In light of today's economic environment, many organizations will be looking for ways to cut people, resources and budgets.  At the same time, forward-thinking enterprises will turn to IT to help them maintain and enhance their competitive advantage in the marketplace.  According to an article I found in, "the following technologies are likely to shape IT and business organizations in the coming year".

  1. Software as a Service (SaaS)
  2. Virtualization
  3. Enterprise Mobility
  4. Energy-Efficient Data Centers
  5. Security, Risk and Compliance
  6. Social Networking
  7. Web 2.0
  8. Document Management and E-Discovery
  9. Project Management and Project Portfolio Management
  10. Web and Video Collaboration

If you want to read the full article, I found this list of IT Trends for 2009 in an article at

You can download a  PDF version of the article here.