IT Strategy: Page 2


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    Opinion

    The pivotal role of the chief digital officer

    The CDO role is in flux, a shift that calls executives to operate at the intersection of technology and business.

    By Andy MacMillan, CEO of UserTesting • Sept. 6, 2022
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    How to boost enterprise adoption of new tech

    Failed technology adoption sinks costs and frustrates employees. But tech leaders and IT teams can help workers reimagine their workflows.

    By Sept. 6, 2022
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    Trendline

    Technology leadership during an economic crisis

    The key to success is creating a technology vision and strategy that is effective long-term and will resonate long after a crisis subsides.

    By CIO Dive staff
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    Tech industry hiring continues steady growth, though tech job postings showed slower month-over-month gains.

    By Sept. 2, 2022
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    Beyond IT: Tech’s just part of the CIO’s expanding portfolio

    At MetLife, Boeing and many other companies, the CIO purview is extending to include matters of talent, diversity and business.

    By Sept. 1, 2022
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    Gen Z in IT: Tech leaders focus on values to support changing work styles, priorities

    While HR is in charge of attracting talent through mission statements and initiatives, CIOs and managers must demonstrate their commitment to the goals that attracted talent in the first place.

    By Sept. 1, 2022
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    SaaS sprawl amps up security challenges amid heightened risk

    Two-thirds of businesses say they're spending more on SaaS applications year over year, Axonius data shows.

    By Aug. 31, 2022
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    Show, don’t tell: Google adds emoji support in Docs

    The latest feature on Google Docs signals a continued shift away from formality in enterprise collaboration.

    By Aug. 30, 2022
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    AI for everyone: Companies are bullish on automation

    The talent crunch is not an impediment to AI. Businesses are now looking for new ways to accelerate deployments.

    By Aug. 30, 2022
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    Applied AI investments shot up 150% in 3 years: McKinsey

    From shaping leadership structures to delivering ROI, businesses want to successfully deploy AI projects. But bad data, ethical concerns and talent are holding some businesses back.

    By Aug. 29, 2022
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    How Royal Caribbean set up a seafaring cloud strategy

    Choosing the right mix of cloud vendors can prove difficult for IT leaders, especially those in niche industries who need a service provider to efficiently meet specific needs.

    By Aug. 29, 2022
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    CIOs tackle sustainability through cloud migration

    Tech leaders at Boeing and IBM are among those championing the merits of analytics and cloud technology to reduce a business's carbon footprint.

    By Aug. 29, 2022
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    Cybersecurity spending strategies in uncertain economic times

    The need for strong cybersecurity programs doesn’t make it immune to cuts.

    By Sue Poremba • Aug. 26, 2022
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    How customer experience can make or break the help desk — and the perception of IT

    Outdated metrics and stressed end users can hamper the success of IT service desk teams. But with the right balance and support, service desk employees can improve customer experience.

    By Aug. 26, 2022
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    Businesses are on the hunt for employees with data-based programming skills

    While SQL is the most desired, companies also look for other programming language expertise, IEEE Spectrum’s analysis found.

    By Aug. 25, 2022
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    Geopolitics invades technology decision making

    Disruption caused by global power shifts and international instability represents a leadership opportunity for CIOs.

    By Aug. 24, 2022
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    Opinion

    3 ways to ensure technology becomes a business imperative

    Technology organizations often have a transactional relationship with the rest of the business. But there are ways to build a new culture around IT, the CTO of Advance Auto Parts says.

    By Sri Donthi • Aug. 24, 2022
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    Historic highs in tech job postings persist through first half of year

    Despite a June dip, demand for IT talent remains at an all-time high.

    By Aug. 23, 2022
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    The ‘substrate of your company’: A glimpse at how Intuit approaches data

    Data empowers executives to make informed decisions, understand customer behavior and keep an eye on business operations. Without proper care, valuable insights can be lost.

    By Aug. 23, 2022
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    Like a marathon, modernization needs pacing, planning and persistence

    A strategic approach to cloud spending is crucial as companies eye the finish line in race to modernize. 

    By Aug. 22, 2022
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    What tech startup layoffs could mean for CIOs

    Flashy headlines can overstate the talent upside for enterprise IT leaders. But there is a chance to attract workers in high-demand fields who are suddenly looking for their second act.

    By Aug. 22, 2022
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    Digital transformation, worker retention can cut costs

    Investing in digital transformation initiatives as well as retaining skilled workers can better position companies to weather a coming recession.

    By Grace Noto • Aug. 22, 2022
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    Meeting fatigue is an IT problem. Here’s how async can help

    Examine how IT can take the lead in reducing an organization’s reliance on meetings. 

    By Paul D'Arcy, Chief Marketing Officer at Miro • Aug. 22, 2022
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    Knowledge silos are interrupting developers’ workflows

    Research from Stack Overflow shows development teams are wasting weeks finding answers or solutions.

    By Aug. 19, 2022
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    Big data costs big money: How to handle spiraling cloud costs

    A federated approach to data governance can help CIOs control cloud spend as companies expand data operations.

    By Aug. 18, 2022
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    Say goodbye to custom-built apps — the vertical software market is booming

    Industry-specific, on-premise applications have holes that vertical software applications can fill as businesses modernize and migrate to the cloud.

    By Aug. 18, 2022