IDC's research demonstrates that by taking steps and adopting approaches to become more modern and effective in deploying systems, organizations are achieving substantial gains in both staff efficiencies and supporting their businesses. Organizations need to deploy new systems to ensure they are modernizing and transforming their IT operations to support business demand. However, the costs of deployment — including staff time requirements and problems that deployments can create for users — can be a drag on their ability to roll out purpose-ready technology when they do not have the proficiencies and partners to effect efficient and problem-free deployment.