The Art of the One Page Strategy

CEB IT

As the CIO becomes more involved shaping the future of an enterprise, it is time to become more involved in the strategy. “If Read more: How CIOs Can Ensure a Seat at the Strategy Table. Begin the strategy. Look at the strategy through stakeholders’ eyes.

The New Era Of Marketing Strategy

Forrester IT

As marketing strategy changes and marketing resources shift, so do consumers and customer loyalty — today, consumers use more devices, ad blockers and other privacy protection tools, and still have increasingly sophisticated customer […].

How CIOs Can Ensure a Seat at the Strategy Table

CEB IT

Monika Sinha , Vice President Analyst, Gartner, says information and technology are considered too late in the strategy process in many enterprises. Once your ambition is clear, appropriately position IT at the heart of your business strategy. “IT The traditional “wait and respond” approach to enterprise strategy — the business strategy is finalized, the CIO reviews the strategy for IT’s contribution and an IT strategy is developed in response — is no longer viable.

Align Martech Investments With Your Digital Transformation Strategy

Forrester IT

Customers demand that marketing coordinate with sales, service, and commerce to deliver better experiences.

Define Your Payment Strategy For B2B eCommerce In China

Forrester IT

Multinationals that want to develop their B2B online commerce business in China will need to clearly define their strategy, including what payment solutions […]. As the world’s largest eCommerce market, China appeals to global B2C and B2B brands alike.

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Employee Personas Strengthen Your EX Strategy

Forrester IT

It’s an exciting time to join Forrester as CX culture analyst. My colleagues are thought leaders at the forefront of customer experience (CX), as well as employee experience (EX).

Why Organizations Choose a Multicloud Strategy

CEB IT

In organizations like this, the decision to use a multicloud strategy is clear. Most organizations adopt a multicloud strategy out of a desire to avoid vendor lock-in or to take advantage of best-of-breed solutions,” he says. “We Read more: 5 Questions to Answer When Building a Cloud Strategy. The post Why Organizations Choose a <span style="color: #000080;">Multicloud</span> Strategy appeared first on Smarter With Gartner.

A Guide To 5G Strategy

Forrester IT

The hype around 5G is growing.

7 tips for scaling your AI strategy

CTOvision

Read Clint Boulton list 7 tips for companies to scale up their AI strategy on CIO : Pilot projects of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies proliferated in 2018, as many enterprises tested machine learning (ML) algorithms and an array of automation tools to cement relationships with customers, improve network operations or augment their cybersecurity postures.

Even The Best Cybersecurity Strategy Is Only Good Once

CTOvision

No matter what the size of your business you should have a cybersecurity strategy. Yes that means if you run a part time business out of your home you need a cybersecurity strategy. And of course that also goes for every other business of every other size small to big. There are plenty of lessons […]. CTO News The Boardroom

Data Strategy and Insights Forum: Data Governance Goes Ambient with a Digital Strategy

Forrester IT

data governance data management data strategy Forrester eventsData governance is good for you, they said. Data governance de-risks your business, they said. Data should be owned by the business, they said. How’s that working for you?

Creating Your Digital Strategy

Cloud Musings

Photo credit: Shutterstock For many corporations, welcoming the New Year also heralds the season of strategy development and budget distribution. Business strategy experts around the world have categorically stated that data is now a strategic asset that can be sold and exchanged.

Intel Security shifts channel strategy

Computer Weekly

Intel Security adjusts its channel strategy in response to a market shift towards services-based security

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Digital Myth No. 4: Your Company Needs A Digital Strategy

Forrester IT

When your CEO asks you for your digital strategy, you could go away and huddle up with your team for a month and produce some voluminous document full of TLAs only to have it sit on the shelf for the next two years. Instead, simply give your CEO a copy of your business strategy.

6 Best Practices for Creating a Container Platform Strategy

CEB IT

Gartner has identified six key elements that should be part of a container platform strategy to help I&O leaders mitigate the challenges of deploying containers in production environments. The post 6 Best Practices for Creating a <span style="color: #000080;">Container</span> Platform Strategy appeared first on Smarter With Gartner. “Let’s do something with containers to speed up application delivery.”

Five Core Elements in Innovation Strategy

Future of CIO

Innovation strategy as an integral component of the corporate strategy has a few core elements Diagnosis : What is the problem? The first step of crafting a good innovation strategy is about diagnosing the problem - what are the problems which need to be fixed innovatively?

Strategies for Securing Nonprofit Networks

Doctor Chaos

Nonprofits often think about how to attract more volunteers or achieve a greater reach with their fundraising initiatives. However, getting targeted by cybercriminals is a possibility that may not come up for discussion.

There’s No “Data Strategy” — Align Insights Priorities To Your Business Strategy

Forrester IT

Greetings from sunny but cold Orlando, where the inaugural Forrester Data Strategy & Insights Forum just wrapped up. During the event, I spent time with a seasoned data professional who joined me as a panelist in my session and who took advantage of the wealth of wisdom dispensed in keynotes and deep dives throughout the event. […

2 IT Modernization Strategies to Avoid the Complacency Death Spiral

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Therefore, implementing IT modernization strategies has become critical. 2 IT Modernization Strategies to Consider Now: 1. My insights into IT modernization strategies for this blog post draw from Perficient’s e-book, “ How to Make Digital Transformation Gains in 2019.”

Is Your Data Strategy Ready To Keep Up?

Forrester IT

I remember a few years ago when, as enterprise architects, we sat around in the office of the VP of architecture and planned our data strategy on the whiteboard.

What the New U.S. Intelligence Strategy Says About Cyber Threats

CTOvision

The United States intelligence strategy for 2019 has been released, covering seven specific themes. Here’s how the United States Intelligence Community will deal with cyber threats: “Despite growing awareness of cyber threats and improving cyber defenses, nearly all information, communication networks, and systems will be at risk for years to come. Our adversaries are becoming […]. Cyber Security News

Developing a PaaS Migration Strategy

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In this blog we will look at the steps to create a migration strategy to PaaS including re-platforming legacy applications. Application migrations are often tied to a larger business-level, digital-transformation strategy.

3 Change Management Strategies to Drive Digital Transformation Success

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In all, projects that employ effective change management strategies are six times more likely to be successful than those that do not, according to Prosci. Working with the client, our OCM consultants led the development and execution of a readiness strategy.

Predictions 2019: Automation Will Become Central To Business Strategy And Operations

Forrester IT

age of the customer application development & delivery application infrastructure technologies artificial intelligence (AI) automation business models business process management (BPM) business technology (BT) chatbots chief information officer (CIO) employee engagement prediction predictions 2019 robotic process automation (RPA) robotics shared services AI artificial intelligence Automation business strategy Chief Information Officer (CIO) employee experience operations

VMworld 2016: VMware progresses its hybrid strategy

Computer Weekly

Following its partnership with AWS, VMware is honing its hybrid strategy with a suite of tools to manage workloads accros private and public clouds

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Are You Modernizing Your B2B Go-To-Market Strategies?

Forrester IT

account-based marketing (ABM) B2B marketing customer data data insights data management data quality & data governance analytics B2B Marketing big data digital strategy

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3 Digital Transformation Strategies to Leapfrog Your Competition

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Consequently, digital transformation strategies have become critical. 3 Digital Transformation Strategies to Consider: 1. The digital transformation strategies I share in this blog post draw from Perficient’s e-book, “ How to Make Digital Transformation Gains in 2019.”

Why a Reactive Security Strategy Costs Companies Millions Each Year

CTOvision

The problem with a reactionary strategy is that there is no guarantee threats and breaches will be detected immediately. Trends Cybersecurity security strategyCarol M. Evenson. The Internet is both a blessing and a curse for businesses.

HPE fleshes out IoT strategy

Computer Weekly

HPE is moving from IT to operational technology with a set of products and tie-ups to target industrial internet of things applications

Ex-eBay Infrastructure Chief Takes Over Uber Data Center Strategy

Data Center Knowledge

Data Center Strategies Executive Staffing UberDean Nelson is the new Head of Uber Compute, where Read More.

Is a Preannouncement Strategy Right for Your Product?

CEB IT

Do you divulge the product features ahead of the traditional announcement strategy, which may lead to unmet customer expectations? Responses to those questions will guide product marketers in their product strategy and make decisions defensible to internal stakeholders and management,” says Goertz. The post Is a Preannouncement Strategy Right for Your <span style="color: #000080;">Product</span>?

Use-Case Selection Will Make Or Break Your AI Strategy in Healthcare

Forrester IT

The use of AI in healthcare has moved beyond just science fiction to actual practical applications of the technology in various pockets of the healthcare ecosystem.

Beware the Strategy Trap(s)

Eric D. Brown

A nice short post over on Farnam Street today highlights the various traps that people and companies can find themselves in when they begin looking at strategy and strategic planning. Lafley titled “ Playing to Win: How Strategy Really Works.” Beware the Strategy Trap(s).

Other Dead LAN Strategies

IT Toolbox

Companies such as Bridge Communications, Ungermann-Bass, AT&T, and Wang were major players, or at least they were attempting to be

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Main Street Cybersecurity: 10 Cost Effective Strategies for confronting Ransomware

CTOvision

As we usher in the new year of 2018, we are confronted with an ever-expanding network-borne threat landscape especially from ransomware. Ransomware is a type of malicious software which is used by malicious actors to encrypt systems or data. When the ransom is paid the key is in some cases provided to unlock the data. […].