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Don't say no to BYOD and personal clouds, but understand the legal risks when you say yes

While you have undoubtedly heard all the gloom and doom stories regarding individuals using personally owned devices or personally controlled cloud services like Dropbox, SkyDrive, Google Drive, Idrive, Evernote and similar services, don't forget the law of unintended consequences.

Written by Alan Brill, Senior Managing Director, and Jonathan Fairtlough, Managing Director, Kroll05 Dec. 13 16:12

NZI picks SAS to tackle data cul de sac

SAS made a huge difference in our ability to understand and price our risk profiles, says Carl Rajendram, manager for commercial pricing and analytics.

Written by Divina Paredes02 Dec. 13 18:44

Planning for the long haul

Cameron Brill and Greg Chisholm discuss the nuances of jointly leading the business technology team at the Auckland International Airport.

Written by Divina Paredes02 Dec. 13 06:00

CIOs blind to 40 per cent 'shadow' IT spending at their firms

IT departments are "significantly underestimating" the budgets allocated to technology in others parts of the organisation, as more business leaders bypass the CIO and IT staff to execute their own projects, according to research.

Written by Antony Savvas29 Nov. 13 15:53

In pictures: CIO roundtable: ‘Avoiding a process crisis’

What programmes, strategies and/or roles do you have in place to drive quality, improvement and process excellence at your organisation? What is the role of the CIO in these programmes? These are some of the topics discussed at the CIO roundtable held in association with Promapp.

Written by Divina Paredes29 Nov. 13 07:45

Rethinking the worst case

How have business continuity strategies evolved in the new technology landscape of cloud and virtualisation? A panel of CIOs share their insights, and how they managed the raft of incidents impacting New Zealand enterprises in the past year.

Written by Divina Paredes26 Nov. 13 07:17

Target: Compounding organisational learning

Success in the modern digital economy is substantially a matter of getting started earlier and learning faster. Try new things. Discover what works and do more of it. Discover what doesn’t work and do less of it.

Written by Dr Steve Hodgkinson25 Nov. 13 06:00

MetService's forecast: Innovation

MetService has a dual persona – a state owned enterprise with full commercial operations worldwide. It is a unique setup that keeps CIO Alistair Vickers and his team on the leading edge of business technology.

Written by Divina Paredes24 Nov. 13 17:20