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In This Issue:
Outlook 2012: IT should expect soaring demand but cautious hiring as companies use technology to try to get closer to customers.
Inside Windows Server 8: We drill into Microsoft's latest operating system and share exclusive research on IT deployment plans.
5 Twists In The Coming Year: Don't expect big changes in 2012 but rather an evolution of existing trends, Forrester's Tom Pohlmann says.
Is That Really SAP? Suddenly, SAP has shed its inhibitions to become a player in cloud-based software, Chris Murphy says.
IT Leader Survival Guide: Art Wittmann lists his 5 must-do's for tech leaders in 2012.
Deals Of The Year: The 10 most important enterprise IT acquisitions of 2011, according to Rob Preston.