CIOs

Digital agenda driving closer CFO-CIO collaboration: EY
The relationship between the chief financial officer (CFO) and the chief information officer (CIO) is becoming closer and more collaborative, with the CFO playing a greater role in four vital IT-related activities, according to an EY global survey.
The evolving role of the CIO
The new CIO will need to break out of operations mode and adapt to the changing digital landscape, one in which he or she plays a pivotal role in ensuring that the company is successful whilst driving the use of new technologies, writes Mao Gen Foo of OpenText.
Shedding light on dark data
CommVault Systems’ Mark Bentkower discusses the challenges organisations are facing today and provides best practices for companies to address their unstructured data challenges.
‘Thick data’ and how CIOs can become Code Halo heroes
Big data reveals insights with a particular range of data points, while thick data takes one step further and uncovers the meaning and insights behind big data visualisation and analysis, revealing the social context of, and connections between, data points, writes Jayajyoti Sengupta of Cognizant Technology Solutions.
The network is the critical backbone of the IoT
All too often, today’s emerging technologies are reliant on outdated networking technologies which simply cannot cope with the pressure exerted by the exponential increase in data traffic and the number of connected devices, writes Brocade Malaysia’s Sean Ong.
Gartner: Govt CIOs must flip from ‘legacy first’ to ‘digital first’
The heavy presence of legacy technologies in government is hampering chief information officers’ efforts to digitise their organisations, according to a survey by Gartner Inc.
Choose your UC solution like you choose your laptop
As with buying a laptop, in choosing a UC solution, you need to consider several variables to ensure that you get the optimum solution for your organisation, writes InterCall’s Christopher Franke, who offers five questions to ask during your decision-making process.
8 recommendations for CIOs to attain flexible delivery
Companies need accessible, adaptable and agile IT to meet today’s demands. Cognizant’s Jayajyoti Sengupta has eight recommendations for CIOs to transition clients to flexible service delivery.
Espresso, latte & tech: Why the new Starbucks COO is a techie
Starbucks appoints former Juniper CEO as COO to drive transformation Pushing new boundaries and revenue with digital outloook
Go agile or go the way of the dodo: Gartner
Enterprises embracing rapid change in the way they do business may have been all the talk in 2014, but this is the year they must put their money where their mouth is, according to Gartner Inc.
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