CIOs Strive to Be Strategic

November 2006
CIO Insight;2006 Research, p26
The article reports about the results of an industrial survey on the top trends of how information technology (IT) experts strive to be strategic. Results of the survey showed that half of the IT organizations are viewed as a support function. However, despite the importance of technology and information companies, most chief information officers (CIO) are considered influencers and executors of business strategy, but not creators of strategy. Furthermore, only half of the IT organizations are considered a strategic function, and just half of the CIO consider contributing to strategy as a top priority.


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