Clint Boulton

Senior Writer

Clint Boulton is a senior writer for CIO.com, covering IT leadership, the CIO role, and digital transformation.

Signet adds virtual facet to jewelry sales in pandemic play

Synchrony banks on pandemic shift to boost business agility

Synchrony banks on pandemic shift to boost business agility

CIO Carol Juel sees Synchrony Works, a project that the payment processor implemented to shift more than 16,000 employees to WFH during the pandemic, as a blueprint for fueling agility.

Healthcare CIOs fear (and fend off) ransomware threats amid pandemic

Healthcare CIOs fear (and fend off) ransomware threats amid pandemic

Hospital IT leaders are fending off more hackers looking to capitalize on the COVID-19 crisis for financial gain.

Domino’s orders up MLOps to speed up data science delivery

Domino’s orders up MLOps to speed up data science delivery

The popular pizza maker is tapping into the emerging MLOps field, which helps the company’s data science team refresh data models and push them into production without IT’s help.

HP CISO seeks to transform cybersecurity

HP CISO seeks to transform cybersecurity

HP CISO Joanna Burkey sees a pivot to business partnership as vital for cybersecurity’s success. Inspiring women to join the sector is essential to this shift.

Slack on Slack: A product-based approach to automating operations

Slack on Slack: A product-based approach to automating operations

Slack’s business technology team is automating tasks for sales, marketing, and other teams as part of a cultural shift to product operations.

Northwestern Mutual CIO takes incremental approach to IT innovation

Northwestern Mutual CIO takes incremental approach to IT innovation

The insurance and investment company is building an analytics platform and other solutions on an innovation continuum where learning from failure is a means to a better end.

CIO change agents: The art of the IT turnaround

CIO change agents: The art of the IT turnaround

CIOs from ecommerce, insurance, and automotive sectors discuss how they changed their IT cultures to pave the way for digital transformations.

Johnson Controls and Microsoft birth ‘digital twin’ for building management

Johnson Controls and Microsoft birth ‘digital twin’ for building management

Johnson Controls built its digital twin platform in Microsoft Azure to simulate building management operations.

CIOs battle product management pitfalls

CIOs battle product management pitfalls

Product management is increasingly the preferred method of delivering digital capabilities. Yet the transition from a project-based mindset is rife with challenges, say IT leaders and experts.

With Viva, Microsoft aims to augment the employee experience

With Viva, Microsoft aims to augment the employee experience

Microsoft wants employees to spend more time in its enterprise applications. Whether users will want to do so remains to be seen.

7 IT leadership lessons learned from COVID-19

7 IT leadership lessons learned from COVID-19

IT leaders from HP, McAfee, Johnson Controls, and other enterprises reflect on what they learned after leading teams through a full year of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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