CIOs understand that operating a businesses at peak efficiency requires software and systems to differentiate their products and services for the customers to remain competitive in the markets in which...
By Tim Liu   2015 was another fascinating year for cybersecurity. From the OPM to Anthem, Ashley Madison and countless other data breaches, there was no shortage of stories capturing national...
What are the top 3 concerns CIOs have in common?  Never ending security concerns, systems availability and services downtime, and acquiring the right human resource capital top the list according to...
B2C and B2B commerce is constantly evolving as businesses seek new ways to interact with customers across channels like web, mobile, print and POS. While interaction and promotion is evolving, most...
  As a CIO, one of your key responsibilities is to observe trends and ensure your business stays ahead of competition in the tech infrastructure game. Sometime last year, Gartner published...
  Companies are heading to the cloud. According to a recent Fierce CIO article reporting on International Data Corporation research information, spending on cloud IT infrastructure should grow by 26 percent...
CIOs are consistently challenged to find great IT employees, but keeping them may be even harder according to recent research from Robert Half. Many CIOs recently surveyed (72 percent) rate their workers'...
  IT security skillsets remain among the most sought after assets that technology departments actively recruit. This is due to the many high profile security breaches that have taken place in recent...
Red Hat has recently announced the RedHat Cloud Suite for Applications. It is a fully open source integrated IaaS and Paas solution, offering OpenShift, Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenShift Platform and hybrid...
Oracle Corporation has announced a new Big Data tool named Data Integrator for Big Data customer initiatives. It is new a solution that’s designed to help facilitate data integration and help...
Is the confidence in the use of information technology to support business growth and goals on the decline? A recent survey report published by McKinsey shows that few CIOs today are...
Google has just announced Google Cloud Storage Nearline which will cost 1 cent per gigabyte per month for data that will be available 24 x 7 and retrieved in 3 seconds...
  According to recent McKinsey research, “few executives say their IT leaders are closely involved in helping shape the strategic agenda, and confidence in IT’s ability to support growth and other...
We have heard the phrase many times before, the CIO should also be the Chief Innovation Officer for their organization. How are CIOs living up to this title? A recent CEB...
Many CIOs recognize Big Data analytics is a technology-enabled strategy for helping their organizations gain richer, deeper, and more accurate insights into customers, partners, and business operations. The growing arsenal of tools, techniques,...
We have aggregated some thought provoking views from various CIOs explaining how they take on new challenges they are faced with in their roles as CIOs. 1. On using social media...
An increasing number of organizations are leveraging big data to realize efficiencies in their business processes. They accomplish this by using analytics to track customer behavior and campaign efficiency. With the...
By James Finnan HP is working on a new computer system and architecture that could potentially shrink a data center to the size of a refrigerator by 2016. The new computer operates faster...
  According to a recent survey from Modus (Modis CEO Survey 2014) nearly all CEOs and business owners believe their IT department is either delivering on par (51 percent) or above...
Employees' comfort level with technology and how they use it to perform their jobs continually changes. For example, Microsoft Powerpoint is out for presentations, instead the tool of choice is Prezi...