Dec 30, 2009
Whatever comes, economic recovery or misery, what priorities will be on a CIO's 2010 agenda to make their IT more strategic to their business? What new technologies will be key to this mission?
Dec 23, 2009
The holy grail for IT leadership is Business/IT alignment. Perhaps if IT leadership took a step back and focused instead on converging Business and IT strategy, business alignment would become a moot point. Has business and IT strategy convergence ever really been tried? If so, did it work? What were the challenges?
Dec 16, 2009
Most organizations use some form of SaaS. In the brave new world of cloud computing, what are the solutions and challenges to integrating two disparate data sets? How do we marry "data from somewhere else" with "our data here"?
Dec 2, 2009
What is "Business intelligence" for, if not to give a company a competitive edge? What's the state of competitive BI today? Have enterprises been able to fully exploit BI for all its promised potential or has it turned out to be more difficult in execution then expected? Have there been any breakthrough innovations...
Nov 25, 2009
IT leaders are used to thinking of IT governance as a way to optimize IT to create and deliver value. However, when economic times turn tough there is a tendency to see it as a cost and a budget item to be cut. What if that thinking is wrong? What if IT governance could help us to avoid costly mistakes and actually...