ITIC, founded in 2002, by Laura DiDio specializes in consulting and advisory services to small businesses and enterprise clients as well as vendors in the high technology industry sector. We provide tactical practical advice to our clients via primary research as well as Web-based surveys and interviews. ITIC covers a wide range of topics including: virtualization, cloud computing, BYOD, desktop, server operating systems, OS security, hardware, applications, software management and business intelligence. ITIC also tracks  the underlying business issues such as TCO and ROI, licensing and contract negotiation, Intellectual Property (theft of trade secrets, copyright and patent infringement) compliance and risk assessment and management that impact technology purchasing decisions.