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Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud Outsourcing Creates New Legal Risks

The convergence of social, mobile, analytics, and cloud technologies (SMAC) are complicating an already complex IT outsourcing value chain. But they're also creating new legal and compliance issues for companies reliant on third-party providers for SMAC-related services.

Written by Stephanie Overby25 July 14 23:09

CIO-CMO Marriage Strained, But Can Be Saved

Forced into an arranged marriage of sorts, the CIO and CMO are trying their best to make things work. Still, disagreements arise. One out of four CIOs believe CMOs lack the vision to anticipate new digital channels, while many CMOs say CIOs lack the urgency needed to respond to shifting market conditions.

Written by Tom Kaneshige24 July 14 01:44

New tools to lead through IT megatrends: EMC

Highlights technologies to help speed new application innovation, cut cost and accelerate move to hybrid cloud at ‘Redefine Possible’ launch in London.

Written by Divina Paredes08 July 14 19:30

The next phase of mobility

Finance executives discuss how the uptake of cloud services and rise of mobile devices are creating a 24x7 customer-driven environment. They share insights on how they are working through these rapid changes, while preparing for the next business technology trend, at a recent CIO roundtable held in conjunction with Samsung.

Written by Divina Paredes07 July 14 06:00

State of the CIO 2014: Treading new ground

Our annual State of the CIO research reveals how digitisation is prompting CIOs to apply their skills in leading transformation programs to their own roles.

Written by Divina Paredes11 June 14 05:30

CIO100 2014: Leading across channels

CIOs of New Zealand’s biggest IT-using organisations demonstrate ways of responding quickly to new and often disruptive business technologies, while simultaneously preparing for their long-term impact.

Written by Divina Paredes and Ulrika Hedquist10 June 14 17:56

Lessons on vendor management from a global IT manager

In a high pressure environment, when an hour of connectivity downtime for customers can lead to a $200,000 SLA fine, Brett Hobbs of BCS Group knew finding the vendor that could meet this criteria was essential.

Written by CIO New Zealand10 June 14 13:23

The CIO’s blindside

Digital business is changing the way organisations use and think about technology, but should not be considered an IT program, says Gartner.

Written by Divina Paredes05 June 14 06:00

7 Ways CIOs Should Prepare for the Digital Enterprise

The whole world's gone digital. As today's companies try to keep up, many CIOs feel like a hamster on a wheel, constantly moving but never getting anywhere. This advice from the recent MIT Sloan CIO Symposium could offer at least a bit of relief.

Written by Brian Eastwood28 May 14 00:22