Posts tagged as CIO

Key ingredients for digital migration into the cloud

  There are three main character traits necessary for digital transformation into the cloud: acceleration, simplification and fast to market, said Kevin Attard, country leader for Oracle South Africa, speaking at the Oracle CIO Round Table Conference held in Johannesburg recently. He said that there is no longer tolerance in the market for long term projects […]

IT must up its delivery to stay relevant

  Research reveals a five month gap between business demands and IT delivery.  This misalignment within businesses hampers innovation, productivity and competitive edge. IT departments must up their delivery if they want to stay relevant. VMware’s research findings released at the recent VM Forum showed that almost two-thirds (65%) of IT decision makers in Europe, […]

Death of the CIO?

by Hans van de Groenendaal, features editor, EngineerIT I will give chief information officers (CIOs) one to two years to survive, unless they transform to take on a more business-focussed role.  – Terry White, director, CXO Advisor Terry White, director at CXO Advisor and chairman of “The future of the CIO” panel discussion held at […]