Perot Systems' first-quarter revenue rose 4% to $338 million compared with the same period last year. But the IT services company posted a loss of $12.7 million due to a change in the way it records income from contracts. Perot says it booked $752 million in new contracts during the period, though commercial outsourcing revenue fell 7% from a year ago. President and CEO Ross Perot Jr. blames the shortfall on "broad economic weakness."
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?