The results of the research completed by the education sector IT specialist Stone Group, will be launched on first day of BETT 2010. The technology provider Stone Group has recently completed a market research study into the use of IT within education. The results of the research by the education sector IT specialist will be presented as a white paper at BETT 2010, the world's largest educational technology event which runs from 13 – 16 January 2010 at Olympia, London.
The research included sample of the opinions of IT decision-makers in UK schools, academies and colleges, and examines the education sector's concerns surrounding issues such as IT budgeting and strategy, purchase decision influencers and the barriers to delivery of satisfactory levels of IT uptake within education. The former is to, also, include the industry's current position regarding the discussions on IT outsourcing, managed services, IT security and the importance of IT recycling. The Stone Group is also to launch a a series of new hardware and software products at BETT 2010 – full details will be available on stand H39 on 13 January 2010.