• June 30, 2015 30 Jun'15

    Systems of engagement are ground zero for digital transformation

    "Crossing the Chasm" author Geoffrey Moore has developed a framework on how to talk digital investments with the business: The Data Mill reports.

  • June 26, 2015 26 Jun'15

    Uber's new data privacy policy suggests privacy is dead

    Uber's new data privacy policy strains privacy even more. What does it say about today's privacy expectations? Also in Searchlight: Facebook's faceless facial recognition; Google's "undo send" feature.

  • June 25, 2015 25 Jun'15

    Cognitive robotic process automation poised to disrupt knowledge worker market

    KPMG’s Cliff Justice lays out a vision for the future with the work of 110M to 140M knowledge workers handled by cognitive robotic process automation technology.

  • June 19, 2015 19 Jun'15

    FCC shows it means business on net neutrality with AT&T $100m fine

    The FCC slams AT&T with a $100 million fine, a move many are calling a victory for net neutrality. Also in Searchlight: The FBI probes Cardinals for hacking Astros; a changing of the guard at Microsoft.

  • June 16, 2015 16 Jun'15

    Digital disruption boosts board acclaim for the CIO role

    Board members who subscribe to the idea that 'every business is a technology business' put a spotlight on the CIO role.

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      Avoid Downtime and Security Issues With These 5 Data Protection Best Practices

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  • June 16, 2015 16 Jun'15

    Digital unleashes new competitive threats, forcing CIOs to take charge

    CIOs from State Street and DHL Express discuss how the competitive landscape has changed and how strategic partnerships are enabling innovation.

  • June 16, 2015 16 Jun'15

    C-level relationships, engagement key to CIO success

    CIOs spend 40% of their time engaged with the CEO, CMO, COO and other non-IT peers, according to MIT research. C-level execs explain why that time is so important.

  • June 15, 2015 15 Jun'15

    BPO/ITO expert: Robotic process automation offers 'tremendous value proposition'

    Andy Wasser of Carnegie Mellon says robotic process automation is not a big-bang technology, but its implications for BPO/ITO are huge.

  • June 12, 2015 12 Jun'15

    Apple's mobile deep linking set to shake up app experience

    Apple revealed a new mobile deep linking search feature for iOS 9 at WWDC. How can development teams use it to their advantage? Also in Searchlight: CEO of Twitter steps down; the smart oven arrives.

  • June 12, 2015 12 Jun'15

    Former GM CIO says BPO/ITO mega-deals wrong for current IT climate

    This year's World BPO/ITO Forum will focus on how the cloud is shaking up IT outsourcing. Conference chairman Jim Noble talks to SearchCIO about why mega-deals are a losing proposition for CIOs.

  • June 08, 2015 08 Jun'15

    IoT hype, hope give rise to new C-level position, chief IoT officer

    A MassTLC panel describes the transformative effect of the IoT but skirts infrastructure concerns: The Data Mill reports.

  • June 05, 2015 05 Jun'15

    Apple's Tim Cook stands up for consumer privacy

    This week, Tim Cook delivered strong words on consumer privacy and how other digital companies do business. Also in Searchlight: Caitlyn Jenner beats Obama's Twitter record; Yahoo will live-stream an ESPN game.

  • June 05, 2015 05 Jun'15

    Demand shaping vs. demand management: Making IT count in the digital era

    MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: CIOs from Staples and Charles Schwab explain why CIOs should forget about managing IT demand and think instead about demand shaping.

  • June 03, 2015 03 Jun'15

    The future of IoT: New priorities and paradigms

    For Mike Heim, CIO of Whirlpool, delivering Clothespin, a system that connects laundry machines to smartphones and equipment service providers, wasn't just about cutting-edge technology; he also needed to work closely with various business functions...

  • May 29, 2015 29 May'15

    Google takes off the gloves with Android Pay

    At Google I/O, the search giant unveiled Android Pay, a mobile payments platform that promises a better customer experience. The pressure's on for CIOs. Also in Searchlight: other news from Google I/O; Cortana will be available on iPhone and Android.