Changing the way businesses think about the cloud

When senior management raises questions about the cloud, many IT departments have some kind of answer ready. But is it the right one? In this episode of CIO TV, a new series from

Published on: July 4th, 2013 ITBusiness Staff

CIOs must not fight IT consumerization, says Google CIO

In a recent issue of Bloomberg Businessweek, Google CIO Ben Fried penned an ode to letting go.That may sound a bit "Zen Buddhist," but it's becoming a critical message for the modern CIO.

Published on: October 4th, 2011

What SMB CIOs can learn from Google’s Ben Fried

When Ben Fried left his post as IT managing director at Morgan Stanley and took over as Google's CIO in May 2008, he knew what he was getting into: supporting a user base

Published on: January 17th, 2011 Juan Carlos Perez

How to figure out what your boss really wants

Hank Leingang was interviewing for the CIO post at a major company when his internal alarm bell went off.He realized that the other executives were engaged in an ongoing debate over what the

Published on: March 24th, 2008 Mary K. Pratt

Remote work options and other strategies to hang on to valuable staff

Staff retention has been the concern of HR in the past, but a new multi-disciplinary approach is being driven by the vital contribution the CIO can make towards employee satisfaction.Enabling flexible and remote

Published on: March 18th, 2008 Tracey Caldwell

Innovation in 30 days – a gameplan for the CIO

Numbed by torrid growth, Indian CIOs are showing poor discipline, says Michael Hugos. He believes they might be as wasteful as IT leaders were during the heady dotcom days. IT deployments in India

Published on: January 24th, 2008 Sunil Shah

How CIOs can make the business case for IT

Oh, it must be nice to be the CIO of a FedEx or a GE or a Credit Suisse. Places where IT and the business are so tightly aligned you can barely tell

Published on: January 23rd, 2008 Stephanie Overby

Are CIOs suffering from security fatigue?

PwC's Sivarama Krishnan on how Indian CIOs aren't investing enough in monitoring and compliance for security.CIO: Is there too much hype around security? Are CIOs suffering from security-fatigue?Sivarama Krishnan: That's partly true. Security

Published on: January 11th, 2008 Sunil Shah

Getting a pulse on your market

As CIO for Quest Diagnostics, the leading diagnostic testing company in the U.S., I not only have to keep information technology operations running, I also have responsibility to use IT to create competitive

Published on: December 19th, 2007 Mary Hall Gregg