IT Strategy


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    Semiconductors expected to be in tight supply throughout 2022

    Suppliers are working to ramp up production, but many planned capacity projects are not expected to be operational until 2023 at the earliest.

    By Sarah Zimmerman • Jan. 21, 2022
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    CIOs take on more business strategy in 2022: survey

    The perception of the CIO as a valued partner is rising among line-of-business managers, as CIO purview continues to shift closer to business strategy.

    By Jan. 21, 2022
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    Remote work for IT leaders

    More than ever before, companies must have digital solutions in place for collaboration, connectivity and communication.

    By CIO Dive staff
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    3 CIO strategies to improve vendor management

    CIOs must leverage new technologies to improve vendor relationships, free up bandwidth and proactively manage vendors and contracts.

    By Gordon Wong, Nikhil Pujari • Jan. 20, 2022
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    Long-term projects to drive IT spending growth in 2022

    With talent scarce, companies need more outsourcing and managed services to execute multiyear projects, Gartner says.

    By Jan. 19, 2022
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    Neiman Marcus Group appoints CTO amid $500M tech investment spree

    The retailer has been sorting out its finances, digital operations and executive leadership over the past few years.

    By Tatiana Walk-Morris • Jan. 19, 2022
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    5 tech workforce trends for 2022

    Shifting job descriptions, hybrid work strategies and worker mobility will shape tech labor dynamics in 2022.

    By Jan. 18, 2022
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    4 ways the CIO can help stem the Great Resignation

    CIOs can take an active role in creating a positive environment that breeds loyalty, both within their organization and across the company.

    By Sharon Mandell • Jan. 11, 2022
  • J.C. Penney targets IT, e-commerce overhaul with new executives

    The incoming CIO, and chief digital and transformation officer will guide the company as it carries out its post-bankruptcy digital plans.

    By Jan. 11, 2022
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    The Water Cooler: How 5 executives prioritize IT projects

    Tasked with making the most of budgets and staff, leaders must select the most impactful projects to deliver in the next 12 months.

    By Jan. 10, 2022
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    Phishing lures await in Google Docs comments

    Email addresses are hidden when someone mentions a user in a comment, so the human instinct to question the legitimacy of the notification decreases. 

    By Samantha Schwartz • Jan. 10, 2022
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    5 trends shaping enterprise SaaS use in 2022

    How companies buy software is changing as more line-of-business managers adopt tools outside the CIO's purview and businesses rethink their must-haves.

    By Jan. 6, 2022
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    5 analyst predictions for how the CIO role will change in 2022

    Companies will scrutinize CIOs' ability to deliver financial results, flexibility, and an effective hybrid work strategy.

    By Jan. 4, 2022
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    Can broadband investments boost the talent pool?

    Expanded rural broadband access could mean more potential employees, even as the impact of the $65 billion investment won't be felt for years to come.

    By Jen A. Miller • Dec. 21, 2021
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    Opinion

    3 strategies for long-term hybrid work success

    There's tremendous appetite for more flexible working arrangements. But plenty of organizations are unprepared to support hybrid work in the long run.

    By John Beattie • Dec. 20, 2021
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    How businesses can time an ERP modernization

    Companies experience regular business ebbs and flows during normal times. Picking when to modernize an ERP must take those waves into consideration — and take advantage of them.

    By Dec. 20, 2021
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    5 executives share their 2022 budget priorities

    Top of mind in next year's technology shopping list for enterprise leaders: talent, data solutions and security.

    By Dec. 16, 2021
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    3 reasons the IT department is here to stay

    IT departments need to reform their engagement and delivery models. But leading companies know there's a need for some form of centralized engineering.

    By Charles Betz and Will McKeon-White • Dec. 13, 2021
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    The industry-disrupting power of event-driven architecture (EDA)

    How event-driven architecture (EDA) can help deliver up to the millisecond data your customers demand.

    Dec. 13, 2021
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    Improving day-to-day operations a central IT focus in 2022

    The majority of executives say they now have more accountability for the financial impact of IT investments than in previous years, Snow Software research finds.

    By Dec. 7, 2021
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    It's not too late to modernize aging ERP systems

    A complex, expensive process awaits companies that are just now starting ERP modernization. But the risks of delaying upgrades are too high.

    By Dec. 6, 2021
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    Ulta to spend up to $180M on ERP overhaul

    The company expects to see operational benefits from the overhaul, dubbed Project SOAR, in fiscal 2023.

    By Dec. 3, 2021
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    Certified IT employees deliver $10K more in yearly business value: report

    More than nine in 10 tech workers possess at least one IT certification, according to a report from Skillsoft.

    By Nov. 16, 2021
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    Shadow IT is evolving as businesses sanction more apps

    Once solely the domain of super-users with enough technical acumen to surreptitiously set up and run infrastructure and apps, rogue IT now proliferates — and is accepted.

    By Allen Bernard • Nov. 15, 2021
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    Overcoming the collaboration puzzle of hybrid work

    Whether it's avatar robots or digital water coolers, CIOs can assist with how a company spurs collaboration among its ranks.

    By Nov. 11, 2021
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    Google.org supports training, hiring push for 8K veterans

    The initiative will connect veterans with Google certificate training and 12-week fellowships at 400 employers. 

    By Nov. 10, 2021