CIO 100 shows CFO losing power to strategy directors
While nearly half of CIOs in the 2015 CIO 100 report directly to their organisation's chief executive, fewer technology leaders are being managed by the Chief Finance Officer and are instead reporting to a head of strategy, more senior global CIO, or as part of a matrix system involving the CEO and another strategy or operations leadership role.
Majority of APAC enterprises view cloud computing as top priority
A study by F5 and Frost & Sullivan reveals evolution in cloud decision-making and implementation, defined by A-B-C-D framework.
CIOs need to care more about project management
Only two CIOs I've ever worked for over the past 15 years have really cared about project management.
Challenges of the security industry mostly a “mindset problem”: Amit Yoran, RSA President
Yoran lays out five recommendations to address industry’s shortcomings and better combat advanced threats.
Singapore's Prime Minister shares his Smart Nation vision with the world
Not just a Smart City, but a Smart Nation, declares PM Lee Hsien Loong
Building Smart Cities: Need for co-creation and collaboration underlined in IoT Asia conference
Governments must involve the end user in decision-making, according to the Internet of Things Council’s founder, Rob van Kranenburg
Only 21 percent of employees create unique passwords
Employees place their organizations at greater risk, says LogRhythm survey.
Extreme Networks names Ed Meyercord as its new President and CEO
Meyercord is replacing Chuck Berger, who has resigned from his position and from the Board of Directors of Extreme Networks on April 19, 2015.
Drone found on roof of Japanese PM's office in Tokyo
A camera-equipped drone carrying a bottle marked with the radioactive symbol was discovered on the roof of the Japanese prime minister's office in central Tokyo on Wednesday morning.
Innovative ICT Infrastructure is the Foundation of a Better Connected Smart Nation: Huawei CEO
Huawei Rotating CEO shares vision and strategy for an ICT-empowered smart nation in Singapore
The promises of IoT and data management strategy
In this wide-ranging interview, Mark Bentkower, Director of Systems Engineering, ASEAN, CommVault, talks about IoT and its promises in the context of other technologies and imperatives such as cloud, big data, virtualisation, security and data classification
Everest avalanche kills privacy-focused Google engineer Dan Fredinburg
Dan Fredinburg, an engineer who worked on many of Google's most exciting projects during his 8 years with the company, died over the weekend in an avalanche on Mount Everest triggered by Nepal's devastating earthquake.
CIO 100 more diverse but C-level lags tech sector average
Women made up 13% of the 2015 CIO 100, the highest proportion since its reboot in 2012 but still below the percentage of women working in the technology and IT sector in the UK.
Female tech pros inspire next generation of women in IT
The Northern Sydney Institute (NSI), part of TAFE NSW, and Cisco, are joining forces to inspire more than 100 young women to challenge stereotypes and pursue a career in IT. NSI has teamed up with Cisco to host its Women Rock IT event, as part of the International Girls in ICT Day on April 23.
Tech investment a top priority for CEOs
CEOs worldwide are more focused on using technology to drive business growth over the next two years than ever before, according to new research.
Report: IT managers not best leaders in breach crisis
Technology managers are typically expected to take the point when a company is hit by a major cyber security crisis, but a more business-oriented leader might be more effective, says a new report from Booz Allen Hamilton.
Nokia wants back into the mobile phone business?
Plans for next year may only be about licensing technology and the Nokia brand, not manufacturing.
'CFOs write history and CIOs write the future': Servcorp COO
But CIOs need to be more business savvy and reduce complexity.