Leadership


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    ROI on cloud spend not quite tangible, just yet

    Companies are reaping the rewards of digital transformation and are happy with cloud adoption, despite delays in seeing monetary returns.

    By Oct. 5, 2022
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    Tenable’s CIO pushes resource optimization as company pursues $1B in revenue

    Technology veteran Patricia Grant is joining the cybersecurity company amid sustained industry growth. Her challenge now is to help Tenable scale.

    By Oct. 5, 2022
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    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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    How JPMorgan Chase allots its $14B IT budget

    Between hybrid cloud infrastructure, data security and supporting roughly 6,000 apps, JPMorgan Chase’s technology portfolio is massive. “Sometimes people get stuck on the number,” Global CIO Lori Beer said.

    By Oct. 3, 2022
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    Every department wants to partner with IT, but challenges await

    Pandemic changes have led to the democratization of IT. While empowering for users, it can challenge the security and quality of technology. 

    By Sept. 28, 2022
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    How the AI skills crisis is wasting money

    Studies show the tech sector lacks qualified talent equipped to meet enterprise needs in AI and ML.

    By Caroline Colvin • Sept. 28, 2022
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    Why IT needs HR and HR needs IT

    Fleetcor’s HR and IT teams rely on each other to streamline operations, widen visibility and boost employee experience. It's a symbiotic relationship that benefits all parts of the business.

    By Sept. 28, 2022
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    Chevron Phillips Chemical adds business transformation to CIO’s portfolio

    After 20 years at the company, Allison Martinez will take on business operations duties alongside ongoing oversight over the IT organization.

    By Sept. 27, 2022
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    Employers should prioritize retention over hiring, study suggests

    Companies contending with an unprecedented talent market and looming recession have begun “labor hoarding,” according to some reports.

    By Kathryn Moody • Sept. 23, 2022
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    Tech gap throttles IoT ambitions in critical infrastructure: report

    Leaders in essential industries are grappling with similar talent constraints as those faced by businesses.

    By Sept. 22, 2022
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    The CIO-CTO bridge: How Lenovo is reshaping its leadership structure

    Lenovo is leveraging in-house tech expertise to grow its enterprise software division — and blurring the lines between CIO and CTO in the process.

    By Sept. 21, 2022
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    3 CIOs look back at their time as IT pros

    Sept. 20 marks IT Pro Day, a time to celebrate all the IT professionals who keep systems running, optimize operations and support business goals.

    By Sept. 20, 2022
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    Into the metaverse: VR catches workers’ interest

    Most people believe the metaverse “provides new business opportunities to meet and connect or network,” according to a KPMG survey.

    By Caroline Colvin • Sept. 15, 2022
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    IT certifications ease tech job access as employers lower degree requirements

    The tech talent crunch has companies looking beyond academic credentials to meet workforce demand. For burgeoning IT pros, there’s a chance to level up. 

    By Sept. 15, 2022
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    Tips to succeed as an incoming tech leader

    Before executives can set strategy, they must first build trust within the team — and understand how the company operates.

    By Sept. 14, 2022
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    Allstate hires CVS Health CTO for newly created CIO position

    Two years into its transformative growth modernization initiative, the insurance giant moves to expand its tech leadership team. 

    By Sept. 12, 2022
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    XPO names CIO to replace Harik

    Jay Silberkleit, who started with the company a decade ago, will take on the new role once the company’s RXO brokerage spinoff is complete.

    By David Taube • Sept. 12, 2022
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    UTSA rebooted its IT department, erasing 10 years of technical debt

    The goal was for technology to become a catalyst for success and not a form of distraction for students.

    By Sept. 12, 2022
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    Walgreens Boots Alliance taps Michaels exec as new CIO

    Hsiao Wang, EVP and CIO at The Michaels company, brings deep retail experience to the company amid ongoing transformation.

    By Sept. 8, 2022
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    IT leaders borrow from HR playbook as skills drought continues

    Tech chiefs are prioritizing the employee experience, deploying automation and attracting non-traditional talent to stave off the effects of the Great Resignation.

    By Sept. 7, 2022
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    Employers struggle to fill IT, data science roles, Upwork survey finds

    Leaders anticipate staffing up over the next six months, but they say urgently needed IT and networking jobs will be hard to fill.

    By Laurel Kalser • Sept. 6, 2022
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    How New York Life deploys hybrid AI to ease underwriting

    The convergence of big data, electronic health records, machine learning and human expertise is modernizing life insurance – in measured steps.

    By Sept. 6, 2022
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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
  • Tech hiring grows in August, but unemployment rises, too

    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