What it means to be a CIO.
Tue, December 10, 2013 - The Healthcare.gov rollout leads a pack of painful projects
Fri, December 06, 2013 - As times change, so does the role of IT. A generation ago, it had to embrace PCs and client/server solutions. Now IT departments are faced with the consumerization of technology. Could the same analytics that helps companies predict customer behavior help IT departments stay relevant?
Thu, December 05, 2013 - IT execs are wary, but benefits of cloud technology are a powerful draw
Wed, December 04, 2013 - A measure attached to defense funding bill would consolidate government CIO organization structure, grant new budgetary authorities that could align IT more closely with mission objectives.
Mon, December 02, 2013 - Kimberly Stevenson, a corporate vice president and CIO at Intel, has spent her professional career immersed in technology, working for some of the world's most recognized technology companies. Not surprisingly, she's a vocal champion for IT and how it will transform business and society. "I love to see all this disruption coming in all different industries, and it's all coming from IT," says Stevenson, one of four finalists for the 2013 MIT Sloan CIO Leadership Award. She shares her ideas on running an IT department, the power of technology and the importance of technologists.
Fri, November 29, 2013 - IT departments are "significantly underestimating" the budgets allocated to technology in others parts of the organization, as more business leaders bypass the CIO and IT staff to execute their own projects, according to research.
Wed, November 27, 2013 - As large IT systems scale to unforeseen levels of complexity, new laws of effective management come into play
Mon, November 25, 2013 - One of the toughest leadership challenges for CIOs today is having to refuse business requests for new technology. Here’s how to keep the lines of IT-business communication open while communicating honestly with your fellow executives.
Mon, November 25, 2013 - Some critics have cried foul over the contest's US$1 million award to winner Upshot
Fri, November 22, 2013 - The project dates back to 2005 and has cost taxpayers more than $250 million so far
Thu, November 21, 2013 - CIOs may have good reason to reject a proposal or nix a technology request, but an inept or frequent 'no' will get you sidelined.
Wed, November 20, 2013 - The new Salesforce1 platform could spark even more rapid adoption, according to an executive
Tue, November 19, 2013 - Whether you think it's part of a transitional period or here for the long-term, the Chief Digital Officer role is gaining ground as more conventional companies look to invest in an enterprise-wide digital transformation.
Mon, November 18, 2013 - Want to succeed with predictive analytics? These CIOs say it takes a lot of front-end data work and angst about cultural change.