The Numerator | Security spending

The Numerator | Percentage of information technology budget spent on security

Government agencies and companies are spending an increasing amount of their IT budgets on security, including product purchases, training, assessments and certification, according to the Computing Technology Industry Association, which surveyed 1,070 organizations.

2004 - 12%

2005 - 15%

2006 - 20%

Featured

  • Records management: Look beyond the NARA mandates

    Records management is about to get harder

    New collaboration technologies ramped up in the wake of the pandemic have introduced some new challenges.

  • puzzled employee (fizkes/Shutterstock.com)

    Phish Scale: Weighing the threat from email scammers

    The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Phish Scale quantifies characteristics of phishing emails that are likely to trick users.

Stay Connected

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.