Tag: IT Strategy

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6 hidden risks of IT automation

April 2, 2024

Via: CIO

Automation is increasingly seen as a key IT strategy for competitive advantage, but pitfalls await those who fail to heed precautions. Automating business processes continues to be a high priority for enterprises and IT organizations, as they look for ways […]

Software & Systems

Build trust to win out with genAI

February 19, 2024

Via: CIO

Over the past 12 months, generative AI has generated fervor and fear in almost equal measure. We’ve all marveled at the tech’s ability to pass bar exams or create award winning photography. But that level of ingenuity is deeply unsettling […]

BI Users, Business Users

13 IT resolutions for 2024

January 2, 2024

Via: CIO

CIOs are readying for another demanding year, anticipating that artificial intelligence, economic uncertainty, business demands, and expectations for ever-increasing levels of speed will all be in play for 2024. Yet, CIOs remain both undaunted by that list and expectant about […]

BI Users, Business Users

6 deadly sins of enterprise architecture

September 21, 2023

Via: CIO

Keeping the enterprise running has never been an easy task. The rise of software tools have made many parts of the workflow faster, smoother, and more consistent for everyone but those who have to keep the software running. It’s like […]

BI Users, Business Users

5 hot digital transformation trends — and 2 going cold

April 17, 2023

Via: CIO

Digital transformation has always been a continuous journey, one that should become an organizational core competency, with the introduction of digital services an ongoing imperative to evolve the business and stave off disruption. While this may remain the case, subtleties […]

BI Users, Business Users

8 keys to a successful BI strategy

February 16, 2022

Via: CIO

Brian Jackson, CIO of Texas Tech Credit Union, wants to boost the amount of data being used by employees to make decisions. As such, Jackson continues to fine-tune the organization’s business intelligence (BI) strategy, which launched in 2014 with its […]

BI Users, IT Team

9 ways CIOs will fail to support hybrid work in 2022

January 31, 2022

Via: CIO

Organizations have been talking about the pivot to hybrid work for so long now that the successful shift to a work-from-anywhere environment may seem like a foregone conclusion. “From an IT perspective, the pandemic has already provided a trial run […]

BI Users, IT Team

IT takes on a product mindset

December 8, 2021

Via: CIO

When Steven Palmese moved into the CIO role at Presidio two years ago, he found an IT department delivering technologies through a project-based approach using waterfall development methods for some tasks and agile practices for others. Palmese knew that wasn’t […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

Three Ways to Prevent Your Digital Transformation From Stalling

October 6, 2021

Via: CIO

Airplanes have a “stall speed,” below which their wings can’t produce enough lift to keep them in the air. While that obviously makes it important for pilots to keep an eye on the airspeed indicator, the underlying reason for a […]

BI Users, IT Team

Leveling up your IT talent strategy

August 4, 2021

Via: CIO

Fueled by a spirit of renewed optimism, CEOs are setting big, bold agendas for innovation and growth that will depend on sustaining the momentum of their digital transformations. And they’re looking to CIOs to build the future-ready workforce necessary to […]

BI Users, Executive

7 IT cost-cutting mistakes you must avoid

June 10, 2021

Via: CIO

Successful CIOs are always looking for ways to eliminate excess costs. Unfortunately, in their zest to trim waste, many IT leaders find themselves falling into common traps that needlessly damage IT and enterprise services and operations. Knowing what to cut, […]

BI Users, IT Team

5 ways IT is driving new revenue

June 9, 2021

Via: CIO

IT has gone above and beyond throughout the pandemic to accelerate digital initiatives and keep organizations humming. But coming off a difficult financial year, businesses are leaning even more heavily on IT, tasking IT leaders with the need to create […]

BI Users, Executive

How to get started with Execution Management Systems

May 21, 2021

Via: CIO

We have already talked about what Execution Management Systems can do for you and why you should be paying attention to your execution capacity. Now we will dig into how you can get started with an Execution Management System by […]

BI Users, Business Users, IT Team

6 ‘crackpot’ technologies that might transform IT

May 18, 2021

Via: CIO

Famous mock musician David St. Hubbins once said, “There’s a fine line between stupid and clever.” On one side of the line is an endless celebration of genius. On the other: failure and ignominy. The tech industry has no choice […]

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6 hot infrastructure and operations trends — and 5 going cold

March 11, 2021

Via: CIO

The COVID-19 has significantly stressed the IT world, but it has also vindicated a range of infrastructure choices made by those who have been paying attention to emerging trends. The cloud for one has proved a panacea for many organizations […]

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Prepare for the work-from-anywhere revolution

January 14, 2021

Via: InfoWorld

Traditional in-person physical offices have been disappearing from our work lives for many years. With pandemic-wracked 2020 receding into history, many sectors of the global economy now have experienced the pleasures and frustrations of working from home. Emergence of hybrid […]

BI Users, IT Team

IT leaders grapple with the new normal

October 13, 2020

Via: Network World

The first responsibility of any leader is to articulate a vision that can be internalized by all – and to secure the resources and support to attain it. It’s never a “one and done” job; it requires creativity to hit […]

BI Users, Data Analyst, IT Team

What You Need to Build a Digital Workplace Strategy

February 26, 2020

Via: CMSWire

While the term “digital workplace” can be used to describe the sum total of all the tech your business relies on to function, many organizations are now looking to put it in one place. Having lots of different apps cause […]

BI Categories, Business Analysis

How analytics help justify the role of the CIO

November 19, 2019

Via: CIO

Executive attitudes, application portfolios, and suppliers each affect the perception of the value that the CIO brings to the table. Initially, the CIO was a functional unit head, making promises of rapid delivery. Next, the role progressed to the CIO […]

BI Users, Data Analyst

Why it’s time to augment our thinking about AR

October 7, 2019

Via: CIO

Everybody expects augmented reality (AR) to become the Next Big Thing. But few are clear about why, exactly. The breathless coverage around AR says it will revolutionize healthcare, warfare, education, gaming and, of course, the enterprise generally. In the enterprise, […]