Early each year we post a “Top Ten” list of critical technologies or trends on the minds of CIOs. For this post, we leverage Gartner survey results done late in 2010, as a starting point. Last month, Gartner delineated its top 10 technologies for 2011 that will give technology execs the most bang for their buck. In this list, there are items that we’d expect to see on a 2011 Top Ten list, some that are a surprise, and some notable omissions.
Let’s get right to it: