Evolving Role of the CIO


This paper discusses the emerging role of the CIO in these turbulent times and highlights four areas where they must focus to fuse IT with business. (the paper's focus is on government but the lessons apply to other organizations as well)

1) Promoting collaboration across organizational boundaries
2) Leveraging emerging technologies
3) Relentlessly driving efficiency in IT operations
4) Creating public/private partnerships

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