The 2008 CIO 100 Winners: Showcasing the Transformative Power of IT-Business Innovation

The 2008 CIO 100 Winners: Creating Business Value With Technology Innovation

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Learn about the 2008 CIO 100 Award winners and their winning projects, and find the companies that interest you the most, with this interactive chart. Click on the tabs to sort the data according to location, industry or revenue as well as project type (the main technology used for the project), the primary business function it benefits and its impact. Click on the company name to get more details, including a description of the winning project and more about the technologies used.
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Company Location Industry Revenue (2007) Project Type Business Function Business Goal CIO
YRC Worldwide Overland Park, Kan. Automotive/Transportation $9.62 billion BPM Order processing/fulfillment Operational Rapken
Wyeth Madison, N.J. Health Care $22.39 billion BPM Research & development/product development Operational Keisling
Wind River Systems Alameda, Calif. Computer Software $285 million Business Intelligence Sales Operational Fenton
Wells Fargo Financial Des Moines, Iowa Financial Services $18.4 billion BPM Accounting & Finance Financial Greteman
WellPoint Indianapolis, Insurance $60.1 billion Collaboration Research & development/product development Customer Beer
Welfare Client Data Systems Consortium Folsom, Calif. Government $80 million Collaboration Customer service/support Social Hendricks
VocaLink Rickmansworth, United Kingdom Financial Services $270 million Servers Accounting & Finance Operational Masterson-Jones
Villanova University Villanova, Pa. Education $336 million CRM Customer service/support Social Fugale
Viacom New York, Media $13.42 billion BPM Human resources Operational Simon
Motorola Schaumburg, Ill. Telecommunications $36.6 billion Mobile Accounting & Finance Security or Regulatory Morrison
Monsanto St. Louis, Agriculture $8.56 billion BPM Research & Development/Product Development Strategic /Competitive Advantage Showers
Modine Manufacturing Racine, Wis. Manufacturing $1.75 billion Knowledge Management Research & Development/Product Development Operational Famurewa
Mid Valley Products Norwalk, Conn. Retail/Wholesale/Distribution $210 million BPM Accounting & Finance Strategic /Competitive Advantage Skinner
Miami-Dade County Public Schools Miami, Fla. Education $6.1 billion Energy Efficiency Accounting & Finance Social Karcher
MediSend International Dallas, Nonprofit $2 million Knowledge Management Research & Development/Product Development Customer Douglas
Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council Quincy, Mass. Government $1 million BPM Accounting & Finance Strategic/Competitive Advantage Hall
Marriott International Washington, Hospitality $13.0 billion Energy Efficiency IT Operations Operational Wilson
Lockheed Martin Bethesda, Md. Aerospace/Defense $41.9 billion Collaboration Research & Development/Product Development Strategic/Competitive Advantage Barbour
Limited Brands Columbus, Ohio Retail $10.13 billion ERP Inventory Management Operational Keiser
Level 3 Communications Broomfield, Colo. Telecommunications $4.27 billion BPM Inventory Management Operational Hart
King County, Washington Seattle, Government $4 million Portals Customer Service/Support Operational Martinez
Ingersoll Rand Davidson, N.C. Manufacturing $8.8 billion Business Intelligence Sales Operational Fleming
IBM Armonk, N.Y. Business Services $98.78 billion Knowledge Management Research & Development/Product Development Strategic /Competitive Advantage Hennessy
Hillman Group Cincinnati, Manufacturing $400 million Business Intelligence Supply Chain/Logistics Operational Honerkamp
Hewlett-Packard Palo Alto, Calif. Computer Hardware $104.3 billion Network Sales Strategic /Competitive Advantage Mott
Hess New York, Mining/Oil/Gas $31.92 billion Databases Asset Management/Maintenance Operational Steinhorn
Henry Schein Melville, N.Y. Health Care $5.9 billion Databases Inventory Management Operational Harding
Health Plan of Michigan Detroit, Health Care $311 million Data Warehouse Customer Service/Support Customer Lauzon
Hartford Financial Services Group Hartford, Conn. Insurance $25.9 billion Data Warehouse Asset Management/Maintenance Operational Chu
Goodwin Procter Boston, Legal $611 million Business Intelligence Accounting & Finance Operational Lane
General Motors Detroit, Manufacturing $181.0 billion Databases Manufacturing Strategic/Competitive Advantage Szygenda
Freescale Semiconductor Austin, Texas Manufacturing $5.72 billion Business Intelligence Accounting & Finance Strategic/Competitive Advantage Coursen
Flowserve Irving, Texas Manufacturing $3.76 billion ERP Accounting & Finance Financial Jojo
eResearch Technology Philadelphia, Health Care $99 million Databases Research & Development/Product Development Strategic/Competitive Advantage Devine
Earth Class Mail Seattle, Business Services Databases Inventory Management Operational Irvine
Dow Chemical Midland, Mich. Manufacturing $54.0 billion Wi-Fi All Dow's global sites, businesses, and functions Operational Kepler
Dolby Laboratories San Francisco, Media $482 million BPM Accounting & Finance Strategic/Competitive Advantage Lin
District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority Washington, Utilities $294 million CRM Accounting & Finance Customer Lodhi
Discover Financial Services Riverwoods, Ill. Financial Services $5.05 billion Development Research & Development/Product Development Strategic/Competitive Advantage Offereins
Denver Health and Hospital Authority Denver, Health Care $552 million Network Accounting & Finance Operational Veltri
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, Health Care $21 million Business Intelligence Principal Investigators/Study Staff Operational Kessler
Cross Country Automotive Services Medford, Mass. Automotive $314 million CRM Customer Service/Support Strategic/Competitive Advantage Carbrey
Credit Suisse Group Zurich, Financial Services $38.4 billion Virtualization IT Operations Operational Pastron
CPS Energy San Antonio, Utilities $1.9 billion BPM Asset Management/Maintenance Operational Barron
Corinthian Colleges Santa Ana, Calif. Education $933 million ERP Accounting & Finance Strategic/Competitive Advantage Cassetta
Continental Casualty Chicago, Insurance $9.8 billion BPM Accounting & Finance Strategic/Competitive Advantage Golden
Coca-Cola Atlanta, Manufacturing $28.9 billion Databases Marketing Strategic/Competitive Advantage Ares
Cisco Systems San Jose, Calif. Telecommunications $34.9 billion Network Research & Development/Product Development Customer Jacoby
Celestica Toronto, Manufacturing $8.07 billion Collaboration Inventory Management Operational Flynn
California Department of Health Care Services Sacramento, Calif. Health Care $37 million Security Customer Service/Support Security or Regulatory Nguyen
BT Group London, Telecommunications $40.0 billion Network Human Resources Customer Ramji
Brigham and Women's Hospital Boston, Health Care $1.67 billion BPM Accounting & Finance Operational Schade
BP London, Mining/Oil/Gas $284.0 billion Predictive Analytics Asset Management/Maintenance Operational Darukhanavala
Con-way San Mateo, Calif. Transportation $4.39 billion Middleware/EAI Freight movement Financial Barretta
BNSF Railway Fort Worth, Texas Transportation $15.8 billion Business Intelligence Operations Operational Campbell
Best Buy Richfield, Minn. Retail/Wholesale/Distribution $35.934 billion Collaboration Research & Development/Product Development Customer Willett
AT&T San Antonio, Texas Telecommunications $118.9 billion Middleware/EAI Order Processing/Fulfillment Financial Arroyo
Applied Materials Santa Clara, Calif. Manufacturing $9.73 billion Databases Manufacturing Financial Kifer
American Psychological Association Washington, Nonprofit $106 million E-Business Research & Development/Product Development Strategic/Competitive Advantage Habash
Alcatel Shanghai Bell Shanghai, Telecommunications $2.6 billion E-Business Accounting & Finance Operational Zhu
Aflac Columbus, Ga. Insurance $15.4 billion Databases Sales Operational Shields
Accenture , Business Services $19.7 billion Collaboration Supply Chain/Logistics Customer Modruson
1-800-Radiator Benicia, Calif. Automotive $117 million E-Business Inventory Management Strategic/Competitive Advantage Keala
Polycom Pleasanton, Calif. Telecommunications $930 million Network Research & Development/Product Development Strategic /Competitive Advantage Noga
Pitney Bowes Stamford, Conn. Business Services $6.1 billion CRM Customer Service/Support Customer Buoncontri
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Richland, Wash. Government $761 million WiFI Customer Service/Support Security or Regulatory Johnson
Pacific Gas and Electric San Francisco, Calif. Utilities $13.23 billion Data Warehouse Inventory Management Customer Lawicki
OhioHealth Columbus, Ohio Health Care $1.833 billion Document Management Customer Service/Support Strategic /Competitive Advantage Krouse
Ohio State University Medical Center Columbus, Ohio Health Care $1.35 billion Business Intelligence Customer Service/Support Social Smaltz
Network Services Mt. Prospect, Ill. Retail/Wholesale/Distribution $948 million Document Management Marketing Strategic /Competitive Advantage Roche Jr.
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association Arlington, Va. Utilities $215 million BPM Human Resources Strategic /Competitive Advantage Stangroom
MyThings Menlo Park, Calif. Management Services $1 million Image Search Research & Development/Product Development Strategic /Competitive Advantage Bouche
Veterans Health Administration Washington, Government $36.2 billion BPM Customer service/support Social Luigart
VCU Health Systems Richmond, Va. Health Care $1.23 billion Mobile Accounting & Finance Strategic /Competitive Advantage Pollack
Vanguard Group Wayne, Pa. Financial Services $2.1 billion Knowledge Management Marketing Customer Heller
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Pittsburgh, Pa. Health Care $6.8 billion Storage Accounting & Finance Financial Drawbaugh
University of Notre Dame Notre Dame, Ind. Education $737 million Mobile Customer service/support Social Wishon
UniGroup Fenton, Mo. Automotive/Transportation $2.2 billion BPM Sales Strategic /Competitive Advantage Poppell
U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development Washington, Government $33.6 billion Collaboration Customer service/support Social Allen
Tucson Electric Power Tucson, Ariz. Utilities $1.07 billion Network Asset management/maintenance Operational Rissler
Toyota Canada Toronto, Automotive/Transportation $6.0 billion BPM Sales Customer Tien
Texas Health Resources Arlington, Texas Health Care $2.2 billion BPM Other: Patient Care Operational Marx
SuperShuttle Scottsdale, Ariz. Automotive/Transportation $120 million E-Business Order Processing/Fulfillment Customer Hogan
SunTrust Enterprise Information Services Atlanta, Financial Services E-Business Sales Strategic /Competitive Advantage Sullivan
State University and Community College System of Tennessee Nashville, Tenn. Education $2.2 billion Data Warehouse Accounting & Finance Customer Danford
State of Alabama Montgomery, Ala. Government $17.5 billion E-Business Asset Management/Maintenance Social Burns
St. John's University Queens, N.Y. Education BPM Accounting & Finance Operational Tufano
Sprint Nextel Overland Park, Kan. Telecommunications $40.1 billion Storage Research & Development/Product Development Strategic /Competitive Advantage LeFave
Spiegel Brands New York, Retail/Wholesale/Distribution $250 million CRM Customer Service/Support Customer Scott
Southern Company Atlanta, Utilities $15.35 billion Infrastructure Marketing Financial Blalock
Skanska USA Building Parsippany, N.J. Construction $4.021 billion Business Intelligence Environmental Management Social Hutchinson
Sirva Westmont, Ill. Automotive/Transportation $3.9 billion Business Intelligence Marketing Strategic /Competitive Advantage Dirst
Shook, Hardy & Bacon Kansas City, Mo. Legal $316 million Knowledge Management Research & Development/Product Development Operational Anderson
Seton Healthcare Network Austin, Texas Health Care $1.1 billion Servers Asset Management/Maintenance Customer Lewis
Sentara Healthcare Norfolk, Va. Health Care $2.4 billion Mobile Customer Service/Support Operational Reese
Schwan Food Marshall, Minn. Manufacturing $3.5 billion Storage Accounting & Finance Financial McNulty
Sappi Fine Paper North America Boston, Manufacturing $1.511 billion ERP Accounting & Finance Operational Wittstein
Reliance Retail Mumbai, Retail/Wholesale/Distribution Business Intelligence Supply Chain/Logistics Strategic /Competitive Advantage Kasbe
RBC Toronto, Financial Services $22.9 billion Document Management Customer Service/Support Customer Lippert
PricewaterhouseCoopers New York, Financial Services $7.5 billion Network Customer Service/Support Financial Ancona
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