"Some of the technologies that grabbed information technology
managers' attention 12 months ago still attract their interest in
2005. Only the focus will change as technologies such as business
intelligence, open-source software, Web services and wireless
mature and users grow more comfortable with them.
"Support for open-source projects by major companies such as IBM
and Hewlett-Packard, along with government officials' growing use
of Linux, could help spur real solutions this year..."