Industry Publications Leading Source of Tech News

In a recent poll conducted by RHI Consulting, 39 percent of Chief Information Officers (CIOs) said trade magazines are their proferred source for technology news. One-third (33 percent) of respondents ranked the Internet as their favorite destination for industry updates.

The survey included responses from 1,400 CIOs from a stratified random sample of U.S. companies with more than 100 employees.

Communication with colleagues, newspapers, TV and radio also were listed among the responses given. CIOs who prefer the Internet to other media outlets selected Microsoft.com as the Web page they frequent most for news. Additional sites listed include Yahoo.com, ZDNet.com, MSN.com, CNET.com and Computerworld.com. For more information on the survey, visit www.rhic.com.

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