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October 23, 2014
What separates the high earners from the low earners among senior IT executives? The ability to negotiate a bonus helps, according to the 2014 TechTarget IT Salary and Careers Survey.
May 17, 2012
Gaining a competitive advantage with mobile is no easy feat for a statewide bank. Getting an early jump made the difference for one CIO.
January 11, 2011
As companies began emerging from the recession, IT salaries differed by industry, in some cases widely. How were industries alike? Raises and a generally upbeat outlook for 2011.
August 26, 2010
How does a conservative company like The Vanguard Group find itself on the forefront of corporate social media and enterprise 2.0 communication tools? It's all about the client.
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Creating a private cloud is a big endeavor. Organizations need to assess whether they have the resources to pull it off -- or find another way to achieve cloud benefits. Continue Reading
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PayPal's technology VP Kirsten Wolberg gives SearchCIO the facts, figures and philosophy behind a 'big bang' move to Agile that changed the way 510 cross-functional teams work. Included in the budget: $2 million to change out the furniture. Continue Reading
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PayPal’s wholesale move to an Agile methodology was built on ‘four pillars,’ took seven months and changed the way 4,000 IT and product people did their jobs. Here’s how it got done. Continue Reading
CIOs and IT executives must address information technology challenges unique to their vertical industries. Learn what some execs face in this vertical IT guide. Continue Reading
A business process re-engineering efforts helped one bank achieve more than 500% ROI in eight months.The project also allowed the financial institution to effectively optimize internal processes and re-assign workloads and personnel. Continue Reading
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Speed and complexity are putting more demands than ever on business operations. Operational risk management strategies can help bridge the gaps. Continue Reading
First Data spends less than 4% of its revenues on IT. How is it possible for this IT organization to operate successfully on such a small budget? Find out here. Continue Reading
New government regulation on digital check clearing is pushing the banking industry to the cutting edge -- which pushes some information architects nearly over the edge. Continue Reading