In this series, we look at the responses to our IT Priorities survey to find out just what business professionals around the world -- and in specific regions -- see to be their most important IT issues. These articles drill down into the wealth of data we've collected to bring you new insights around what your peers are thinking and doing. Stay tuned for more coverage.
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As well as outlining the typical backgrounds of current chief digital officers, CDO Rich Gallagher offers his views on the skills they need and the issues they grapple with.
New initiatives such as analytics as a service is 'really where we wanted SOA to go all along,' says industry veteran John Crupi.
The endless parade of technologies to improve workforce collaboration has certainly led to the shrinking of time and distance, but has it actually let to a long-term increase in engagement and business performance? What should enterprises do today?
The journey for that shiny box under the tree often starts with decisions made in the IT office.
Paychex used to take phoned or mailed-in timesheets and cut checks. Now it's a software company. So, does it compete with ADP or Oracle PeopleSoft?
DevOps means both more collaboration and end-to-end automation -- a boost to IT service management.
The region's tech expenditure is expected to hit US$767 billion next year, as companies gear up to tap opportunities created by a "Digital Industrial Economy", according to Gartner.
CIO of Rio 2016 presents key numbers of the IT operation supporting the Games
Build a good system with an advanced technology. Win praises for it. Use it for your business for many years. Fix only what breaks, even as the environment changes. Deny all criticisms. Good systems cannot go bad. Or can they?
While Indian organizations have embraced mobile applications for employee enablement, they should look more at leveraging them to better connect with customers and partners, according to Forrester.
Nobody is ever satisfied with IT, but unsuccessful projects only reflect the organization's dysfunction.
SAP's chief global compliance officer shed more light about the VC firm's interest in Convercent by describing some complicated alternatives.
Internet of Things means sensors galore. Can enterprises handle all the data they are generating?
APIs are eating software, and those who control APIs are steering the enterprise.
Cloud computing has become very topical in Asia, but the industry as a whole must address certain challenges if cloud is to become an integral part of every organization's business model.