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Avoiding the Siren Song of Technology: Focusing your Digital Strategy on Business Outcomes
By Prashant Kelker
What does it mean to "go digital?" It starts with resisting the lure of technology for technology's sake and taking advantage of only those emerging technologies and as-a-service solutions that align with your business objectives. By building a "digital fabric," enterprises can connect and influence their customers, employees, partners and providers to create sustainable and market-disrupting value.
Driving Greater Return on Engineering Services Investment
By Dave Tienstra
For many enterprises, engagements with engineering services providers traditionally have been short-term, project-based affairs. But the end-game is changing, as enterprises face increasing pressure to continuously enhance their products and services through digitalization—and to do it faster than the competition. Is it possible to meet the new demands? Yes, but it requires a shift toward more strategic partnerships with equally invested engineering services providers.
Creating and Sustaining Positive Change in Your First Year as CIO
Along with all the “to-do’s” in any new CIO role comes the inbox deluge of “how-to’s” from well-meaning colleagues and revenue-hungry service providers. Often this advice comes in the form of recipes for success—like a cookbook. Take an egg, add some milk and flour, a bit of leavening and voila! Instant success!