• 7 ways to sabotage your shift to agile
    Agile should be yesterday’s news. Really, yester-decade’s news. The Agile Manifesto appeared nearly twenty years ago, and unlike Athena, who sprang fully grown and armored from Zeus’s head, many of us had practiced or encouraged agile-ish techniques long before the manifesto made them official.And yet, some fearless holdouts have managed ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-22
  • How engineering transformed a legacy business–and redefined ‘done’
    Agero is a leading provider of driver assistance services and has been through a major digital transformation to SaaS in the past few years. If you're broken down by the side of the road or you have been in an accident, they send help – and they do it more ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-21
  • 15 SLA mistakes IT leaders still make
    Being diligent about service-level agreements (SLAs) has always been important for IT organizations working with IT service and cloud providers. But understanding how to negotiate, structure, manage, measure, and report on these metrics is more crucial than ever.“Given digital transformation and the spending cuts across IT and business lines, it ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-21
  • How DMaaS eliminates data silos and 4 tips for choosing a provider
    Digital initiatives come in many flavors and vary widely, but they do have one thing in common and that’s data. That’s why the need to easily manage, analyze, and find key insights—and those “a-ha” moments—from data is critical to achieving and maintaining a market-leading position.  One quick look at leading ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-21
  • Podcast: CIO Leadership Live with Angela Yochem, EVP & Chief Transformation and Digital Officer, Novant Health
    Angela Yochem, EVP & Chief Transformation and Digital Officer at Novant Health, joins Maryfran Johnson for this CIO Leadership Live interview, which is jointly produced by and the CIO Executive Council. Listen as they discuss CIOs as corporate directors, evolving the CDO role and more.To read this article in ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-20
  • Cloud, telco providers show the promise of 5G edge
    Businesses are intrigued by the convergence of 5G wireless networking and edge computing to fuel their enterprise applications. And while the market for such capabilities remains nascent, IT leaders should prepare for the arrival of these technologies, which are maturing rapidly thanks to telco operators and cloud software makers, experts ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-20
  • 5 critical steps to relaunch a transformation initiative
    COVID-19 has clearly changed the way that many of us operate in our day-to-day jobs and it will likely be a defining point in history that will mark the next generation, in much the same way as the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion or the 9/11 attacks.   One of the by-products ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-20
  • At CES, a new era of hardware addresses the work-from-home shift
    Work from home has reshaped the IT attack surface, so cyber thieves and nation states are retooling in hopes of finding and exploiting new vulnerabilities. Which means that CIOs need to shore up their defenses across the IT ecosystem. Including, of course, hackers’ favorite portal into the enterprise: client PCs.At ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-19
  • 7 signs it’s time to kill an IT investment
    The business case seemed rock solid. Your management colleagues agreed that the investment made sense from every angle. Over time, however, it has become apparent that everybody was dead wrong. Key indicators are signaling that the project is not only failing to meet expectations, but likely headed toward utter failure. ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-19
  • Application rationalization: Streamlining your IT portfolio
    As one of her first tasks when she became a newly minted CIO last spring, Kristin Myers scrutinized her application portfolio and adopted somewhat of an “out with the old, in with the new” mantra.For Myers, executive vice president, CIO, and dean for information technology at Mount Sinai Health System, ... read more
    Published on 2021-01-18
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