Decisions aren’t just about work – they are work

Making decisions is a big part of a CIO's life, just as it is for any other line-of-business manager. And yet the process suffers from a misconception; the widespread, if rarely articulated, belief

Published on: May 28th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

CIOs should apply this illustrator’s old but brilliant blog post on reshaping work environments

The history of technology started out with giant, room-sized computers and is currently moving towards sensor networks that most users never see. Yet most CIOs are still somewhere in between these extremes, trying

Published on: April 8th, 2014 Shane Schick

Innovate Faster: Accelerate SAP®

Download this white paper, Innovate Faster:  Accelerate SAP(R), to understand how new automation software for business process validation can help stabilize technology-based environments and reduce the  risk associated with working with multiple enterprise

Published on: April 4th, 2014 IT World Canada Team

Are IT shops stalling data analytics projects?

It’s no longer news that more and more business groups are bypassing the IT department and going ahead with their own to source and deploy technology that support their campaigns. However, a recent

Published on: March 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Big data shines spot light on customer satisfaction: IBM

In an interview of some 1,600 chief information officers worldwide, IBM found that social media and mobile pressures are pushing CIOs to improve customer satisfaction by deploying technology that assists marketing, sales and

Published on: March 18th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Enterprise tips from three experts

Recently I interviewed three experts who shared their deep insights into the enterprise -- David Chesebrough, Robert Damashek and Elizabeth Southerlan. All are noted enterprise specialists in strategy, enterprise architecture, and transformation and operations

Published on: March 5th, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

11 ways project managers can manage expectations

Knowing how to manage expectations is essential for project managers especially when faced with constant project changes, scope creep and last minute requests. In order to ensure that bosses and stakeholders are on

Published on: February 18th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

SAP offers broad end-to-end project management suite

Overseeing complex projects is a daunting task, which is why these efforts often come in over budget and over time. SAP AG has a new application it thinks will help bring order to

Published on: February 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon

#FollowFriday – Two social media experts

In a span of less than a decade social media has morphed for largely a consumer space playground to a business world battleground. More and more enterprise organizations are feeling the pressure to

Published on: January 31st, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano