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Category: Forecasting


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Why are my projects failing?

June 26, 2019

Via: CIO

Project failure is one of the top reasons IT lacks credibility in a company. The good news is that project success is easily achieved, and it’s the path to IT credibility. The answer to the question above, “Why are my […]


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Product funding and the burden of agility

June 21, 2019

Via: CIO

Enterprises create value by investing in opportunities that promise a high return (outcome over cost) and a low risk (variance of outcome, time and cost). From an investor or sponsor perspective, this rule applies equally to the traditional and agile […]


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How CIOs can get truly strategic…and why that matters

April 16, 2019

Via: CIO

CIOs are critical to success at organizational modernization and transformation. However, before CIOs become what Deloitte labeled “business co-creators” or “change instigators,” CIOs must first become strategic. What is involved in doing so? I asked the weekly #CIOChat group for […]


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Sole sourcing negotiations: SI tactics and CIO countermeasures

March 25, 2019

Via: CIO

The SI engagement playbook Make no mistake, your SI’s plan to secure a sole source award for your Implementation is set in motion from the moment they land resources to begin the strategy phase of your transformation initiative. There are […]


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Top IT spending priorities for 2019

March 12, 2019

Via: CIO

The CIO role continues to grow, thanks in large part to digital transformation, with IT executives adding new responsibilities, ranging from data analytics to product development, according to our 2019 State of the CIO. To meet these goals and continue […]


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4 reasons why you should consider a platform strategy

March 11, 2019

Via: CIO

The term platform is frequently cited in tech circles but often misunderstood. Google, Facebook and Amazon are the platform giants of the 21st century but what exactly is a platform, and should your company be building one? Like most questions, […]


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Fueling advances in HPC and AI with the power of community

October 29, 2018

Via: CIO

As SC18 is coming up fast (Nov. 11 – 16), this is a natural time to talk about the importance of a robust HPC and AI community. That’s because it takes an expansive community to deliver the continuing advances in […]


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Driving digital strategy

October 23, 2018

Via: CIO

In Sunil Gupta’s book “Driving Digital Strategy,” he explains why incumbents are increasingly struggled as new and nimble players enter their established markets. Disruptors or challengers offer customers new, innovative business models and in many cases redefine long established market […]


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What is enterprise architecture? A framework for transformation

October 16, 2018

Via: CIO

Enterprise architecture (EA) is the practice of analyzing, designing, planning and implementing enterprise analysis to successfully execute on business strategies. EA helps businesses structure IT projects and policies to achieve desired business results and to stay on top of industry […]


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How to fix your sales forecasting process

October 11, 2018

Via: CIO

Sales forecasting is a surprisingly risky thing, which is ironic since its whole purpose is to identify risk areas in time to apply corrective action. While everyone agrees that an accurate forecast would be a good thing, there are a […]