While the overall IT budget look strong, with more than one-third of all respondents predicting double-digit increase this year, wholesalers' IT departments may be feeling the pinch: no respondents in this category predicted an increase of 25% or higher, and about 17% of wholesalers predict their budgets would decrease in 1999.
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Than 25% 15.9% 21.1% N/A
Remain the same 13.8% 14.1% 13.0%
Decrease 7.5% 4.2% 17.4%
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