Run IT as a business: A train wreck waiting to happen

Run IT as a business: A train wreck waiting to happen

"If you board the wrong train, it's no use running along the corridor in the other direction," said famed World...

January 19th, 2010 Bob Lewis

How IT is set up to fail

How IT is set up to fail

Ten years ago, I started asking CIOs a question: When you walked into your job, what did you find? The...

January 12th, 2010 Martha Heller

The Playlist: 5 cloud computing clips

The Playlist: 5 cloud computing clips

If 2009 was the year of cloud computing hype, perhaps 2010 will be the year CIOs actually use it. While...

January 6th, 2010 Shane Schick

IT depts will need the right skills to recover in 2010

IT depts will need the right skills to recover in 2010

Enterprise IT leaders planning for 2010 might find themselves coming up short on staff and the necessary high-tech skills needed...

December 17th, 2009 Denise Dubie

Two thirds of CIO’s time is spent keeping the lights on

Two thirds of CIO’s time is spent keeping the lights on

Chief information officers in the UK are still spending two thirds of their time keeping the lights on, according to...

December 15th, 2009 Leo King

The truth about CIO tenure

The truth about CIO tenure

Conventional wisdom has long held that CIOs should never say "Wait until next year," because that year often doesn't come...

December 10th, 2009 Thomas Wailgum

IT management in 2010: Complex, costly and confounding

IT management in 2010: Complex, costly and confounding

No one ever claimed that managing corporate IT systems was easy, or without its fare share of tumult, or for...

November 30th, 2009 Thomas Wailgum

What’s behind those smaller CIO bonuses

What’s behind those smaller CIO bonuses

Bigtime CIOs have endured a volatile year, and their wallets have felt the impact. The sour economy and politics involved...

November 24th, 2009 Kim S. Nash

Experts fear mass IT exodus following recovery

Experts fear mass IT exodus following recovery

IT professionals asked to do more work for less pay and fewer benefits might be able to forgive their employers'...

November 19th, 2009 Denise Dubie