People who indicate that their primary job is IT related will see questions related to IT departments, everyone else will see questions about their personal technology spending.

If you are currently an unemployed IT professional, just answer according to what you would have said if you were still employed, based on what you know your previous employer is doing.

The purpose of this survey is to understand how recessions, and economic contractions, impact both personal and corporate computer/software trends.

Your responses will help give insight into how consumers, and corporations, alter their technology needs and priorities in tough economic times.

By offering suggestions through this survey, you give Michael Surkan full permission to use them freely. Michael can't guarantee he will use your suggestions, but he will review them for use in reports on his blog. Michael will not provide compensation for your suggestions submitted through this online survey, though he appreciates your feedback.

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