CIO Strategies for Success Choosing the right strategies, resources, and software

CIOs may have the toughest job in IT. After all, they’re responsible for customizing, integrating, deploying, and supporting hundreds of applications. Simultaneously, they must meet increasingly tough standards for auditability, up time, and security, while reducing costs and simplifying life for their business users.

So it’s not surprising that their initiatives are often perceived as falling short. Neither should it come as a shock that their average job tenure is less than five years. Yet many of the challenges faced by CIOs can be anticipated and neutralized or eliminated entirely through a combination of business strategies and appropriate technologies and vendor relationships.

CIO Strategies for Success Choosing the right strategies, resources, and software