How millennials challenge traditional leadership
Millennials say they don't care about money, legacy or hierarchy, and instead aspire to be collaborative, empowering and transformational leaders. However, many millennials also say their organizations lack the necessary corporate training programs to get them there.
Why every CIO needs a cybersecurity attorney
Distinguishing the technical experts from those responsible for legal obligations and risks will help companies develop better breach response plans. Understanding the role of an external cybersecurity firm will only help.
Why enterprises are embracing rogue IT
IT departments used to fear employees walking through the door armed with smartphones, tablets and personal cloud storage accounts. But much of that initial fear has subsided, as companies realize embracing rogue IT can lead to better collaboration with IT and more productivity from business teams.
'How to take the mind-set of a startup'
Dr Barry Devlin of 9sight Consulting and a pioneer in Big Data research, shares insights on how CIOs are tackling disruption brought by advances in technology.
The five enablers of IT organisational excellence
Properly executing your plans is where the real challenge begins, says Lou Markstrom.
How to make your (entire) enterprise more agile
Think your company's too big, too 'legacy,' too process-oriented to reap the benefits of the agile development methodology? Think again.
Why CIOs can't wait to renegotiate their outsourcing contracts
Rapidly changing business and technology needs are forcing IT leaders to renegotiate their IT outsourcing contracts and rethink their sourcing portfolios sooner rather than later. Here’s how to do it.
4 ways to cut application development and maintenance costs
Adopting a managed services or fixed-fee approach for application work can yield significant savings. But IT organizations that rely on staff augmentation can also cut costs through proactive management.
The case for synergy between adroit CMO and CIO
In an email interview, René Bonvanie, Chief Marketing Officer of Palo Alto Networks, talks about the different roles CIOs and CMOs can play, and how technology can be better utilised to help both achieve organisational goals.
CIO role is crucial to federal data governance
As data piles up across the federal government, insiders agree that it falls to the CIO to manage competing interests and ensure that data becomes an asset that serves the mission objectives.
'CEOs don't give a hoot about IT': Logicalis boss
What matters is what they think of you, says Logicalis' Basil Reilly.