Myth No. 8: Maintaining corporate networks doesn't drain the IT budget
On average, companies spend 70 percent of their IT budgets just to maintain the current network and "keep the lights on," reports IDC. The ability to reduce hardware maintenance and data center support without compromising uptime is appealing, especially as organizations address IT megatrends encompassing security, mobility and the Internet of Things.
The bottom line: Find ways to do more than "keep the lights on" with restricted IT budgets.