CIOs Need To Know: Will AI Be A Good Or A Bad Thing For Their Company?

July 11, 2018

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!As the person with the CIO job, it is our responsibility to stay on top of all of the new technology that is out there because we understand the importance of information technology. Our goal has to be to understand […]

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When Cyberattacked, Should CIOs Share Information About The Experience?

June 27, 2018

The person with the CIO job, you, is the person who is responsible for securing the company against attacks from outside. We all know that try as we might, we’re not going to be able to prevent the bad guys from trying to break into our networks. However, given that we know that they will […]

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How Should CIOs Handle Data From Employee’s Wearables?

June 20, 2018

As the person with the CIO job, you are the one who is responsible for managing all of the data that the company collects. We are all pretty used to what this means. We set up databases, we create backup programs, and we create processes for acquiring, cleaning, storing, and eventually discarding data because we […]

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CIOs Need To Learn How To Become Futurists

June 13, 2018

I’ve got a quick question for you: how good is your ability to predict the future? If your skill in this area is anything like mine, you find yourself being constantly surprised by things that you simply didn’t see coming. As the person with the CIO job, you really can’t allow this to happen to […]

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What The World Of High Speed Trading Can Teach CIOs

June 6, 2018

At most firms, the person with the CIO job plays a supporting role to the rest of the company. The company makes its blue widgets and the CIO is responsible for creating and maintaining all of the systems that allow blue widgets to be manufactured and sold. However, there are some businesses in which the […]

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An Outage In An Exchange Causes CIO Problems

May 23, 2018

When outsiders think about what a CIO does, they often think that we spend our days sitting around thinking about all of the cool new technology that is coming our way: cloud computing, artificial intelligence, big data, etc. However, what they all too often don’t realize is that the person with the CIO job is […]

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CIOs Struggle To Keep Their Airlines In The Air

May 16, 2018

When we think about the person who has the CIO job, we think of someone who spends their time thinking about the importance of information technology including such things as cloud computing, building new data centers, and the arrival of the internet of things. However, when it comes to airlines, their CIOs are spending their […]

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Why CIOs Should Stop Putting Employees In Boxes

May 9, 2018

As the person with the CIO job, you by necessity meet a lot of people. Many of these people work for you and so it’s important that you remember who they are. Just because it’s important does not make this any easier to do. We have all developed a coping mechanism for dealing with this […]

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4 Reasons a Professional Website is a Vital Part of Any Business

May 2, 2018

Websites can be a vital tool for reaching your customers online. Not only do websites show customers what your business has to offer, they also create a place for you to communicate directly with customers and present your brand image. Out of date websites, websites that don’t have enough work put into them, or no […]

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A New Era Of Technology Is Arriving: Will CIOs Be Ready?

May 2, 2018

It can be all too easy for the person with the CIO job to spend their time sitting around thinking about the future. We all know about things like big data, cloud computing, etc. These are new and novel things now, we assume that in the future they will be more run-of-the-mill. However, that’s off […]

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