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    CIO most likely chief to be external hire: report

    The trend suggests a desire to bring outside perspectives into the tech suite as transformation unfolds, according to executive search firm Spencer Stuart.

    By Dec. 15, 2023
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    Enterprise cloud aspirations hindered by buyer’s remorse

    Most organizations are saddled with second thoughts about their primary hyperscaler contract as adoptions proceed.

    By Dec. 14, 2023
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    CIO Priorities

    Companies task their CIOs with balancing the company’s economic and operational needs as they enable technology throughout the business.

    By CIO Dive staff
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    6 IT experts share what’s next in cloud, generative AI and tech talent

    Enterprise technology pros shared their top priorities and outlooks ahead of the new year during a CIO Dive live event last week.

    By Dec. 11, 2023
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    Cloudflare doubles down on inference workloads

    CEO Matthew Prince sent technicians with “suitcases full of GPUs” around the world with the goal of deploying the chips in 100 cities by the end of the year.

    By Dec. 5, 2023
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    For Arvest Bank, wholesale cloud modernization had to start small

    With an end-to-end IT assessment in place, Chief Transformation and Operations Officer Laura Merling's team rolled out pre-migration modernizations to make way for cloud.

    By Dec. 5, 2023
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    ChatGPT turns 1: What’s next for enterprise generative AI?

    The public release of ChatGPT fueled a scramble to embed the tech in workflows. Despite efforts, CIOs still grapple with transparency and responsible use.

    By Nov. 30, 2023
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    15 CIO appointments that shaped 2023

    Southwest Airlines, Walgreens and Citi are among the companies that switched up their top tech leadership this year.

    By Nov. 28, 2023
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    3 takeaways from AWS’ generative AI course for executives

    Knowledge workers, employees with technical expertise and high-level executives alike can benefit from training to grasp the nascent tech.

    By Nov. 27, 2023
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    OpenAI fallout underscores importance of triaging vendor risks

    With OpenAI’s stability in question, enterprise tech leaders have a central role in helping their businesses navigate the terrain.

    By Updated Nov. 22, 2023
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    Citi reshuffles tech leadership amid right-sizing push

    The financial services company elevated Jonathan Lofthouse to co-CIO following the departure of Stuart Riley, who held the position for 3 months.

    By Nov. 20, 2023
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    OpenAI CEO out, CTO steps in as interim chief

    Sam Altman left the company after the board completed a deliberative review process, which found Altman wasn’t “consistently candid” with the board. 

    By Updated Nov. 20, 2023
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    Clorox CISO departs, CIO to step in, months after cyberattack

    The C-suite change comes in the aftermath of a cyberattack that damaged IT infrastructure, led to widespread disruption and negatively impacted earnings. 

    By Nov. 16, 2023
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    Global Payments to elevate CIO from within

    The fintech company tapped Shannon Johnston, deputy CIO and chief digital offficer, to assume the role on Jan. 1, when Guido Sacchi retires after nearly 13 years as CIO

    By Nov. 9, 2023
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    Slack CEO to depart after first year at the helm

    Lidiane Jones will step down from the top role at the collaboration software company to lead online dating app Bumble on Jan. 2. 

    By Nov. 6, 2023
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    Global cybersecurity workforce grows, but still confronts shortfall of 4M people

    Despite growing to 5.5 million global professionals, an ISC2 study shows the industry still needs millions of qualified workers to fend off rising digital threats.

    By David Jones • Nov. 6, 2023
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    Tech labor market rebounded in October

    Employers across the industry added nearly half a million jobs, according to a CompTIA review of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data.

    By Nov. 3, 2023
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    PayPal promotes Archie Deskus to EVP, CTO

    The move expands the executive's oversight to include platform engineering teams, the company said Thursday.

    By Nov. 2, 2023
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    Walgreens appoints new CIO as leadership transition continues

    Neal Sample, first appointed in an advisor capacity in October, will report to CEO Tim Wentworth as EVP and CIO.

    By Nov. 1, 2023
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    Inside Kyndryl’s sprint to decouple IT from IBM

    Ahead of a Nov. 3 deadline, CIO Michael Bradshaw detailed the company’s push to rebuild IT, moving 1,800 applications to an all-cloud infrastructure in two years.

    By Oct. 31, 2023
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    3 things workers expect from their CIOs

    IT leaders must push to improve how employees across departments interact and leverage tools in their day-to-day.

    By Oct. 27, 2023
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    Ocean Spray picks new tech leader as CTO departs

    The cranberry co-op hired former Subway executive Neil Hampshire as its new chief information and digital officer.

    By Oct. 27, 2023
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    MassMutual more than halfway done with multicloud journey

    While migration is the end goal, modernization is the means, regardless of where an application lives, Head of Product and Platform Technology Sherriff Balogun said.

    By Oct. 24, 2023
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    How 3 IT leaders attract and retain diverse tech talent

    Fannie Mae, Burberry and Oregon State Treasury leaders shared how they broadened talent pipelines and prioritized fostering a sense of belonging.

    By Oct. 23, 2023
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    4 CIO culture hacks to improve hybrid work

    In the push to bring workers back to the office, tech leaders have a role to play in improving efficiencies and supporting culture.

    By Oct. 20, 2023
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    Bank of America to spend $3.8B on innovation next year

    North American banks hold a global edge in AI investments, according to industry research firm Evident.

    By Oct. 19, 2023