Let’s start with the research: In terms of vendor studies, it doesn’t get much better than IBM’s Institute for Business Value, which recently published a study called “The IT infrastructure conversation.” This was the tweet that made me aware of it:

If you’re in health-care, this U.S. conference is probably worth a look. Despite the major differences between American and Canadian health-care systems, some of the approaches to IT should translate across the border.

This ebook looks decent. Covers an area that probably demands further attention from IT leaders:

This was a common-sense but worthy quote I liked:

It was nice to see a Twitter account about CIOs paying homage to the triumphant return of Weird Al:

And for a weekend #longread, this piece from our sister publication was among the most shared pieces about CIOs I saw all week: