How Many SMEs Support Flexible and Remote Working?

A survey released by Interactive Intelligence this week has revealed that 50% of enterprise level businesses positively encourage flexible and remote working and claim to have a well-developed technology platform in place to support it. Yet whilst more than half of the c-level IT decision maker respondents say that they have policies in place, only 18% are moving towards a fully integrated technology offering. The new findings reinforce the prediction made earlier in the year by the analyst firm Gartner, which believes that by 2012, 20% of businesses will own no IT assets, a trend that is in part being driven by the fact that more and more employees are operating personal desktops and notebook systems on corporate networks. The survey, which was carried out for Interactive Intelligence by ... »