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.
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Photo gallery: CIO roundtable on ‘the next phase of mobility’: Innovation, collaboration, transformation
ICT leaders share insights on working with teams and customers who are increasingly across mobile and digital channels, at a recent CIO event in Wellington. This is the third in a series of roundtable discussions on 'the next phase of mobility' held in conjunction with Samsung. Photos by Brooke Woollett
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.
By spending a day in the life of an IT professional, the young women will see first-hand how interesting and diverse the career options are, says NZTech CEO Candace Kinser.
Danie Vermeulen of Kaizen Institute uses his own office to demonstrate the concept of continuous innovation.
Highlights technologies to help speed new application innovation, cut cost and accelerate move to hybrid cloud at ‘Redefine Possible’ launch in London.
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.
Digital communications system to be used by 48,000-strong police force in Minas Gerais, Brazil.
We delayed the rollout to ensure we’d roll out the latest version, and reduce the risk of running multiple upgrades, says Tracy Voice, acting deputy director general, corporate services.
Mature planning and execution of programmes around mobile applications and devices was the key theme of a recent CIO roundtable held in conjunction with Unisys. Photos by Jason Creaghan.
CIOs are facing another wave of reinvention – both in the organisation level, and their respective roles.
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.
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.
New Zealand companies invited to enter SuperNova awards by Silicon Valley's Constellation Research
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.
Lists three ways CIOs can 'tame the digital dragon'
Digital business is changing the way organisations use and think about technology, but should not be considered an IT program, says Gartner.
Location is often determined by the area where most employees live, says CBRE New Zealand
Will help grow the brand into a ‘world class omni-channel business’
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.