Tag: IT

BI Users, Executive

IT execs join forces, pledging to promote diversity in technology

March 31, 2021

Via: CIO

CIOs in every industry are looking to improve diversity in their IT organizations. As such, many are asking some critical questions: What are the inhibitors to increasing diversity in the technology professional community? Why do people drop out of the […]

BI Users, Executive, IT Team

7 IT leadership lessons learned from COVID-19

March 30, 2021

Via: CIO

The World Health Organization declared the COVID-19 outbreak a global pandemic on March 11, 2020, and soon after IT leaders rushed to mitigate the impact on their businesses, marshaling teams to work remotely. CIOs boosted infrastructure capacity, shipped laptops to […]

BI Users, IT Team

How to build (and sustain) high-performing IT teams

March 29, 2021

Via: CIO

At the height of the pandemic last summer, roadside assistance digital platform company Agero was in the midst of a competitive purchase that required massive migration of dozens of clients to Agero’s platform. The task was complicated by a dispersed […]

BI Users, Business Users, IT Team

Top IT spending priorities for 2021

March 23, 2021

Via: CIO

The pandemic will continue to influence IT budgets in the next 12 months in ways both large and small. Organizations will rely on technology to improve remote work infrastructure, expand digital transformation initiatives, and create or enhance a variety of […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

Need for Data Fabrics Rises as IT Becomes More Distributed

March 22, 2021

Via: itbusinessedge

Data is the fuel that drives digital business processes, but most organizations today don’t have an efficient way of managing it across all the platforms on which they have deployed applications. At its core a data fabric architecture loosely describes […]

BI Users, IT Team

7 ways COVID-19 has changed IT forever

March 1, 2021

Via: CIO

COVID-19 struck IT like a tsunami in early 2020, sweeping away long-established operations and processes, forcing CIOs to quickly identify and deploy acceptable alternatives. Now, as the virus threat appears to be gradually receding, IT leaders are viewing a radically […]

BI Users, IT Team

Are software developers important? Yes, very

February 23, 2021

Via: InfoWorld

Steve Ballmer said it best. Developers are critically important, and developers were the unsung heroes of 2020. I suppose that shocks no one, and in a recent survey of executives by the NoSQL database firm Couchbase, 92% of the executives […]

Basic Querying, BI Categories

7 traits that separate IT leaders from IT managers

February 16, 2021

Via: CIO

Most CIOs were, at previous stages in their careers, IT managers. Unfortunately, despite raises in pay and responsibility, many CIOs continue to behave and perform like managers rather than C-level executives. An IT leader who can’t shake loose from bygone […]

Software & Systems

12 IT budget tricks to reduce costs post-COVID

February 15, 2021

Via: CIO

If we cross our fingers, it’s possible to imagine a world with the COVID-19 pandemic receding behind us. While some parts of life may return to the way they were before the pandemic hit, the world of IT in the […]

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7 key questions facing the future of work

February 8, 2021

Via: CIO

NorthMarq CIO Dan Ritch looks back on the tumult of 2020 with a healthy perspective on his IT team’s accomplishments during COVID-19’s workplace upheaval, and with reverence for what lies ahead. On the bright side, “It gave me more perspective […]