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MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Panel Alert: Mobility – The Next CIO Innovation Opportunity And Managing the Extended Enterprise

The Mobility and Extended Enterprise Panels will help bring a practical perspective to the question of how to leverage mobility and extended enterprise applications to achieve operational success. [Register Today:] Managing The Extended Enterprise The classical vertically integrated enterprise has given way to the multi-company ecosystem in many industries creating new opportunities, but also […]

Five hot business technology trends to watch in 2011

By Jason Hiner | January 3, 2011, 4:30am PST 5. The enterprise warms to Apple and Android 4. The shrinking private data center 3. IT consumerization marches on 2. Desktop thinning 1. Business units absorb more IT The biggest trend of 2011 will be the continued decline of the traditional centralized IT department. More companies […]

Should IT leaders be rotated into other business roles?

Howard Anderson’s new post titled “Michael Bloomberg And The CIO Hall of Fame” @ Building on the success of NYC mayor, Michael Bloomberg who’s a former Salomon trader and its computer chief, Anderson used it as a testament to why IT leaders should be rotated into other business roles. New York City Mayor […]