In July, Tech Pro Research surveyed IT professionals who had some role in creating the budget for their organization. They were asked about their top challenges and priorities, how much tech spending comes from places other than the IT budget, and how their budget for 2017 compares to 2016. The answers are below, in this infographic. More results and analysis are in the full report, IT Budget Research: Where CXOs are placing their bets for 2017. (Tech Pro Research membership required to download.)

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