Telecoms giant BT seemed to have come up with a brilliant idea with an online IT calculator to help business assess whether they are getting a good return on their technology and communications spending.
But the IT Healthcheck fails to live up to its promise. Set up as a result of a study which found that the average small/medium sized business can spend 17,000 a year on IT and communications, BT built an online survey around the metaphor of a gym work out.
The user is presented with a fitness machine panel that asks a series of questions to establish the size and type of your business and its annual IT spend.
That's pretty much it - except that anyone working with technology, such as a new media organisation - will find that they are not catered for by the survey.
Disappointingly, there appea...