What’s the new Chief Data Officer?

What’s the new Chief Data Officer?

Why your data officer is now your head of digital value In a recent Fortune 1000 survey it was found that 68% have appointed a Chief Data Officer compared to 12% in 2012 (Source: NewVantage Partners) A CDO is a senior executive responsible for organization-wide...
Disruptive Tech 2020

Disruptive Tech 2020

Disruptive Technologies: Five areas to keep a watchful eye on technology trends for the 2020’s Transitions, disruptions, and transformations … and the steps you can take in 2020 to harness their potential ‘“Scanning the vendor blogs on tends for the twenty...
New Enterprise SD-WAN

New Enterprise SD-WAN

Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge Infrastructure Published 26 November 2019 WAN edge infrastructures are undergoing major changes as infrastructure and operations leaders responsible for networking face dynamic and expanding business demands. I&O leaders must identify...
Boardroom Technology time bomb

Boardroom Technology time bomb

Board member time bomb for those not focused at Technology We should actually be concerned about things boards are ‘NOT’ discussing There have been many articles written about placing IT technology agendas on the boardroom table and also many recent blogs about the...
IT role in Corporate Acquisitions

IT role in Corporate Acquisitions

IT role in Acquire, or Not-to-Acquire The changing landscape of the IT Technology arena within corporate Merger or Carve-out To acquire, or Not-to-acquire – The question most CEOs ask their CFO is:- Will the transaction drive financial rewards and what are the risks,...
Hiring the old guy

Hiring the old guy

Do you or don’t you, hire ‘the old guy’! Perhaps I am just getting a bit older, but the IT industry seems to be more of a game for younger people these days. Although, to be fair, Police Officers are looking younger all the time too. “As time goes by attending...
Website Hacking on the increase

Website Hacking on the increase

Here are the top 6 ways websites get hacked, according to Google Google recently noted that it had seen a 32% rise in hacked website over 2016. Here are the most common tactics it found. In 2016, the number of hacked websites rose by 32%, according to a blog from...
Shadow IT and the CIO

Shadow IT and the CIO

Do CIO’s just turn a blind eye to ‘Shadow IT’? The debate goes on as many CIOs remain the ‘IT Technology Gatekeeper’ versus embracing ‘Shadow IT’ to become the innovation leader IT governance in the era of shadow IT is one of...
Dual paths of the CIO Role

Dual paths of the CIO Role

Why do we spend so much time scrutinising the role of the CIO? Much of the reason is probably as a result of the pace of technology change With every major computing paradigm that comes along driven by vendor marketing departments, CEOs tend to worry when their...