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How Companies Can Manage IT Tool Sprawl

Written by Sean McDermott

Over $3.8 trillion was spent on technology applications in 2019 and many of these tools are used to run day-to-day operations. Everyone from start-ups to mid-enterprise companies are packing their portfolio with various IT tools, and one can only imagine how many tools the average enterprise supports on the backend of its IT infrastructure. In fact, enterprise software is the fastest-growing area within this massive investment in IT. This out of control adoption of IT tools has been coined “tool sprawl” by industry experts. Read more.