Increase Productivity – The main reason to invest in new technology

A new survey by the Australian Industry Group and Deloitte has found that “by far and away the most common reason for business investing in new technologies over the past three years has been to increase productivity levels” .

As can be seen in the table below, 71.6% of respondents indicated that the main reason to invest in technology was to increase productivity.

Productivity isn’t everything, but in the long run it’s nearly everything

Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman.

The full survey report is available here or visit the website.

Marco Tapia – PicNet



About Marco Tapia

Managing Director, PicNet Pty Ltd. Marco has 30 years experience as Company Director, CIO, Business Technology Consultant and IT Project Manager, managing large and medium size IT functions for national and international corporations. He holds an MBA from the University of NSW, a BSc (Electronics), a Diploma in Systems Analysis and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.