business software management

Financial Directors Unhappy with Business Software Management

Financial Directors (FDs) in the UK have increased spending on software but feel poor management is restricting the positive impact it can have on their organisations. This is the finding of research released by the Business Software Alliance (BSA) carried out amongst 250 UK FDs, which shows that only 7% say they are very confident that the software in their organisations is correctly deployed. The research found that 85% of FDs are responsible for software licensing in their organisations, with almost all (98%) agreeing that software is important to the running of their business. However, just 6% feel they are getting the best out of their software investments, while almost two thirds (65%) are not happy with the way it is being managed. In spite of this concern, the majority of the FDs s... »