The Cloud Strategy Cookbook

CEB IT

Theoretically, business leaders know it’s important to have strategies in place to align stakeholders, decision making and activities with future organizational goals, but many still struggle when it comes to actually crafting those strategies. Services Strategy. Exit Strategy.

COVID-19 Accelerates Digital Strategy Initiatives

CEB IT

Before the pandemic, most organizations moved their digital strategies forward at a steady pace. Why is digital strategy acceleration important now? Boards of directors position the CIO as a partner in digital strategy. The post COVID-19 Accelerates Digital Strategy Initiatives appeared first on Smarter With Gartner.

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Anduril hires Pentagon vet Zachary Mears as head of strategy

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Anduril Industries has brought in Zachary Mears, a former senior Pentagon staffer, as head of strategy, the company is expected to announce Tuesday.

Lead Through Volatility With Adaptive Strategy

CEB IT

As businesses reset strategy post-COVID-19 , many face a harsh reality: Their traditional methods for crafting strategy aren’t effective in today’s rapidly changing and increasingly uncertain world. Adaptive strategy in business helps them accomplish this and mitigate risk.

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your Database Management Strategy

Forward-thinking marketing organizations have continuously invested in a database strategy for enabling marketing processes. Download this ebook to learn how to maintain a strategy that includes refreshed information, database cleanses, and an accurate analysis at the same time.

Building a Post-Pandemic Cloud Strategy

Information Week

Here's what every chief information officer needs to know to create an effective cloud strategy

Creating A Successful Pricing Strategy As An IoT Business

CTOvision

Read Nathan Shinn explain how you can implement a successful pricing strategy for the Internet of Things business on Forbes : The appeal of the internet of things (IoT) remains strong for businesses.

6 Steps for Planning a Cloud Strategy

CEB IT

Many organizations are now focused on cloud-first strategies as they turn their attention to advancing the use of cloud services across the business. If you have not developed a cloud-first strategy yet, you are likely falling behind your competitors. Gartner recommends that organizations continue to mature their cloud-first strategies — where the cloud is primary, prioritized and promoted. Develop a cloud-first and multicloud strategy.

Creating a new strategy for today’s software supply chain security

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Using OODA Loop Content To Inform Your Strategy

CTOvision

Here is an overview of some recent OODAloop.com content that can help you optimize your competitive strategies: Considerations On What the Capital Storming May Mean For Your Strategy The 6 […].

Triangle Strategy launches on March 4

Venture Beast

Triangle Strategy, with "Project" no longer part of its name, showed up during today's Nintendo Direct. GamesBeat VB Home Page category-/Games/Computer & Video Games/Strategy Games console gaming Nintendo Direct Nitnendo Triangle Strategy

Tough Bosses, Unrealistic Goals, and Other Corporate Challenges That a Customer-Centric Product Strategy Can Empower You to Solve

Speaker: Bob Caporale, Founder of Strategy Generation Company

Join Bob for his session where he will discuss driving your company’s “top-down” goals with a clear and well communicated “customer-up” product strategy!

How AI is Becoming Essential to Cyber-Strategy

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Read Raef Meeuwisse explain why artificial intelligence is becoming a vital component of cyber strategy on Infosec Magazine: Most security departments will acknowledge that their resources are already spread too […].

Future-Proof Your Application Strategy

CEB IT

The post Future-Proof Your Application Strategy appeared first on Smarter With Gartner. A leading retail bank in India recently revamped its consumer application. Within three days, bank customers downloaded the app 100 million times.

AI’s Impact on Data Protection Strategies

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Read Adrian Moir take a look at how artificial intelligence impacts data protection strategies of businesses on Information Week : AI and machine learning are nothing new.

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.

SunSpear Games blends MOBA and real-time strategy in Immortal

Venture Beast

SunSpear Games is creating Immortal, a new PC game that blends the real-time strategy and MOBA genres. Read More.

What We Learned From Our Own Data-Driven ABM Strategy

ZoomInfo has created the following eBook to help other B2B organizations gain insights on how to launch their own data-driven ABM strategy. In this eBook, we will reveal the good and the bad from our own campaign and highlight some key takeaways on how to improve your ABM strategies moving forward.

How to Use Citizen Data Scientists to Maximize Your D&A Strategy

CEB IT

Business extension projects are the go-to opportunities for citizen data scientists to exhibit immediate value-add to their organizations’ D&A strategy. The post How to Use Citizen Data Scientists to Maximize Your D&A Strategy appeared first on Smarter With Gartner.

Digital Transformation Strategies Are Failing. Here's Why.

Information Week

Every company's digital transformation plans got sidetracked by COVID-19, but there are additional reasons why their strategies are not full steam ahead

Develop a Security Strategy for Cyber-Physical Systems

CEB IT

Start by documenting your organization’s business strategy, identifying the technology drivers and environmental trends that are unique to your enterprise, and mapping them to a broad view of cyber-physical risk.

Should AI Be Part of Your Digital Transformation Strategy?

Information Week

Digital transformation strategies are common, but many enterprises lack an AI strategy. Where does it fit? Not everyone agrees

2020 Database Strategies and Contact Acquisition Survey Report

As buyer expectations continue to heighten, marketing and sales teams are feeling pressured to deliver authentic messaging to buyers at every point of their customer journey. This report aims to highlight the current state of B2B database and contact acquisition strategies, and organizations’ goals to leverage data to fuel their go-to-market strategies in 2020 and beyond.

3 Ways to Keep Managers Aligned With Corporate Strategy

CEB IT

Recent Gartner polls of strategy leaders reveal that slow strategy execution is a top challenge for 2019, but keeping everyone on the same page in today’s large and complex organizations is a distinct obstacle. . 70% of chief strategists express little confidence in their ability to close the gap between strategy and execution. As companies pursue more ambitious and transformational strategies , closing this gap is becoming paramount.

Key Strategies for Cost Optimization in Application Design and Development

CEB IT

The post Key Strategies for Cost Optimization in Application Design and Development appeared first on Smarter With Gartner. There’s never been a time when application leaders haven’t been under pressure to reduce costs and optimize spending.

What is Digital Transformation 2.0 and Boosting Promising Strategies

Social, Agile and Transformation

What should be on your digital transformation roadmap, and how should this in-pandemic world impact your digital strategy? What is digital transformation in 2022 and on?

CIOs: Ask 3 Questions Before Updating Strategy Post-Pandemic

CEB IT

As organizations move beyond the immediate response to COVID-19 and reset business strategy , CIOs have to decide how best to contribute. Here are three questions to ask to begin the post-pandemic strategy conversation.

Open Source is Quickly—and Rightfully— Becoming Enterprise’s First Choice

Open source is not just a community, it’s a movement. And while its popularity has, of course, existed for decades, its accelerating growth in today’s enterprise is unmistakable. Find out why enterprises are going all-in on their open source strategy.

Time to Rethink Your Enterprise Software Strategy?

Information Week

While it may be counterintuitive to make sweeping changes to enterprise software strategies amid a pandemic, the payoff could be substantial in the long run

Wickr launches Federal Advisory Board to provide strategic guidance on the company’s federal strategy

CTOvision

Wickr announced the launch of its Federal Advisory Board to provide strategic guidance on the company’s federal strategy to connect end-users with secure collaboration for mission-critical needs.

7 tips for scaling your AI strategy

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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.

Worldwide Country AI Strategies and Competitiveness 2020

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The race for competitive advantage in artificial intelligence (AI) is not just the domain of companies and organizations.

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Embedded Analytics – 4 Mission-Critical Steps to Take on Your Analytics Journey

The right analytics capabilities will turn data into valuable insights for your end users. This research-based guide, derived from insights of industry professionals, will allow you to create an optimal strategy for acquiring those capabilities.

Anatomy of an enterprise-scale AI strategy

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Read Maria Korolov takes a look at how organizations can develop a holistic AI strategy honed for business results on CIO : When it comes to AI, companies typically test the waters proof of concepts or small-scale use cases, taking advantage of vendor offerings, such as new features in their existing SaaS platforms.

10 Cloud Strategies to Avoid Cost Overruns

Information Week

If optimizing your cloud spending is on your to-do list this year, these tips could help you stay within budget

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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Even The Best Cybersecurity Strategy Is Only Good Once

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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

The Beauty and Brains of Actionable Data: How to Go From Concept to Reality

Speaker: Dr. Joe Perez, Senior Systems Analyst at NC Dept. of Health & Human Services, and Chief Technology Officer at SolonTek

Join Dr. Joe Perez, Senior Systems Analyst at NC DHHS, and Chief Technology Officer, SolonTek, to learn how you can capitalize on your ideas by blending internal with external while leveraging them into a cohesive strategy for both the short term and the long term.

Report: Digital transformation guides midmarket strategies

Venture Beast

At least a quarter of middle market leaders plan to invest upwards of half a million dollars in five areas over the next one to three years. Read More.

Why machine learning strategies fail

Venture Beast

Most companies are still trying to figure out how to make AI work. A recent survey looks at some of the barriers to machine learning. Read More.

Challenges to Consider While Implementing Big Data Strategy in Manufacturing

CTOvision

We have seen multiple waves of the industrial revolution in the last 200 years. With the current fourth industrial revolution, all things are getting connected to the internet including machinery […].

Cybercriminals Have Shifted Their Attack Strategies. Are You Prepared?

CTOvision

Read John Maddison explain why the best defense against the changing cyber threat strategies is good information on Security Week: Recent threat research shows that during the first six months […].

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your ABM Strategy

For marketing teams to develop a successful account-based marketing strategy, they need to ensure good data is housed within its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software. More specifically, updated data can help organizations outline key accounts for their campaigns. And to begin the targeting process, marketing teams must develop an Ideal Customer Profile (ICP) with appropriate firmographic and behavioral data to ensure they’re going after the correct audience.Download this eBook to learn how to start improving your marketing team's data!