• December 22, 2015 22 Dec'15

    How to build effective IT teams: Wayfair, Arbella CIOs sound off

    What does it take to build effective IT teams? At the recent SIM Boston Technology Leadership Summit, CIOs Jack Wood and Paul Brady offered tips on how to recruit, retrain, retain -- and entertain -- IT talent.

  • December 21, 2015 21 Dec'15

    Universities aren't doing enough to fix the analytics talent drought

    Analytics talent is in high demand, and universities need to do more if they're going to fill the gap, according to the chief data officer at Zynga.

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    Global impact of EU data protection legislation; top analytics trends of 2016

    Three years in the making, EU officials have finally made public a draft of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), an EU-wide legal framework data collection, sharing and privacy standards ...

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    New EU data protection legislation will challenge U.S. IT execs

    The EU has agreed upon a radical set of data protection rules. What does it mean for U.S. IT execs? Also in Searchlight: Apple has a new COO; Republican candidates fumble on tech knowledge.

  • December 18, 2015 18 Dec'15

    EmTech 2015: Everyone should get free digital security

    "Our telecommunications networks were not wired for privacy. They were not designed for digital security." That's how Christopher Soghoian, principal technologist at the American Civil Liberties ...

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  • December 17, 2015 17 Dec'15

    Five analytics priorities for 2016

    Looking to sharpen your analytics programs in the new year? Follow this cheat sheet on how to win with analytics in 2016.

  • December 17, 2015 17 Dec'15

    Cognitive technology, microservices top 2016 analytics trends list

    The International Institute for Analytics released its annual list of predictions, which highlights the rise of analytical microservices and data curation tools.

  • December 15, 2015 15 Dec'15

    CIO role in terror fight plausible -- but not yet likely

    Last week, I asked cybersecurity experts about their reactions to calls from President Barack Obama, Congress and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Silicon Valley tech giants to ...

  • December 15, 2015 15 Dec'15

    2015 salary survey for IT: Executives infographic

    Almost 50% of senior IT pros say the mood in their organization is optimistic. Also, in the 2015 salary survey infographic, an overview of the year's budget, project and salary trends.

  • December 11, 2015 11 Dec'15

    The struggle of innovation teams; should big tech help fight online terrorism?

    The mass shooting in San Bernadino, Calif., and other recent horrific acts of terrorism have spurred politicians everywhere to call for a means to make it more difficult for terrorist groups to use ...

  • December 11, 2015 11 Dec'15

    Should big tech join the fight against online terrorism?

    U.S. calls on tech giants to combat terrorist threats online. Also in SearchLight: Yahoo to split; Bitcoin founder, found and lost; Zuckerberg under fire for giving away billions.

  • December 09, 2015 09 Dec'15

    Prospects are bright for CIOs and chief data officers who work together

    CIOs and chief data officers will own data strategy, if they can learn to play nice. Plus, is the United Airlines customer engagement app cool or creepy? And a gimmick to build C-suite trust: The Data Mill reports.

  • December 09, 2015 09 Dec'15

    The current state of the chief data officer

    Are chief data officers having a moment or is all the CDO talk hype? According to Google Trends and Google Analytics, it's likely a little bit of both. Richard Wendell at the Chief Data Officer ...

  • December 09, 2015 09 Dec'15

    Oracle's top 10 CIO challenges in 2015: Were they yours?

    Oracle published a list back in February of the top 10 CIO challenges in 2015. Last week, Richard Wendell, founding board member of the MIT-affiliated International Society of Chief Data Officers, ...

  • December 08, 2015 08 Dec'15

    Enterprise innovation teams struggle to show what makes them special

    Innovation leaders at the recent FutureM conference make it clear that enterprise innovation teams are still a work in progress.