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BI Usage, Correlation

How business relationship management maximizes the value of IT

October 22, 2018

Via: CIO

I had the pleasure of speaking with Joe Hayes and Jim Brusnahan on the topic of business relationship management (BRM). Hayes is the CIO at Prudential’s Group Insurance business unit, and Brusnahan is the Director of IT Business Partners at […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

Setting the Stage: The New World of Data

October 18, 2018

Via: CIO

The path to digital transformation remains murky, but one thing is perfectly clear: Intelligent use of data has the power to transform companies’ business practices for the better. Yet figuring out what data is pivotal and how to best manage […]


BI Users, IT Users

The Harvey Nash/KPMG 2018 CIO Survey, Part 1

October 4, 2018

Via: CIO

The title of the recently-published 20th annual Harvey Nash/KPMG CIO survey, The Transformational CIO, says it all. As digital and cloud technology has evolved, IT focus has shifted from internal operations to customers, broader stakeholders control technology spend, and organizations […]


BI Categories, BI Users, Data Mining, IT Users

The Right Infrastructure Management Can Help You Tackle Growth Before it Tackles You

September 20, 2018

Via: CIO

Many IT admins often sit back and reminisce about the days when life was easier, simpler. Maybe they are looking out at a business and a data center that is growing faster than they can keep up with, or a […]


Basic Querying, BI Categories

In the digital age, speed is the new scale are you mastering it yet?

September 12, 2018

Via: CIO

Speed is the ability to exploit emerging business opportunities by consistently bringing differentiating digital solutions from concept to market at the pace of the customer; and, it has become the new scale in the digital age as repeatedly highlighted by […]


BI Users, IT Users

How to manage IT in a spinoff: 5 tips for success

September 12, 2018

Via: CIO

Corporate spinoffs pose a special kind of IT challenge. As a particular type of divestiture, a newly spun-off company has options: (1) either begin paying for IT services provided by its corporate parent, (2) start deploying its own infrastructure with […]


BI Users, IT Users

Think ahead or be left behind

September 7, 2018

Via: CIO

It’s that festive time of year when manufacturers prepare for the holiday crush, and organizations roll out ambitious strategic plans for the New Year. Companies expecting to launch smart connected products, acquire new customers or hit big financial targets may […]


Basic Querying, BI Categories

16 time-saving tips for IT leaders

September 4, 2018

Via: CIO

Whether you’re transforming an organization or just want to improve collaboration, eliminating time-wasting legacy practices and streamlining how you manage projects are usually top of mind. So, what practices should you incorporate to save time? And what are some old […]


BI Users, Business Users

From service provider to strategic partner: the journey continues

August 29, 2018

Via: CIO

The drumbeat to raise the CIO’s role from functional expert to strategic partner has been a constant since at least 2014. But as Billy Crystal reminded us, “Change is such hard work.” Some organizations and CIOs get it right all […]


BI Security

CEO and CIO cyber disconnect: Fixing the communications breakdown

August 21, 2018

Via: CIO

Teamwork makes the dream work. Unfortunately, when it comes to cyber security issues, CEOs and their CIOs aren’t always on the same page, and the dream can turn into a nightmare. This communications breakdown is highlighted by two recent surveys […]