Digital business transformation and innovation
- July 13, 2011
"We like to call it our innovation pipeline, but that sounds rather presumptuous," CIO Christopher Perretta confesses, pausing for a split second. "But it is!" he crows. Perretta is CIO at State ...
- June 09, 2011
New York Life Retirement Plan Services' CIO and CEO discuss the changing role of the IT organization, and why social media is topping their agenda.
- May 20, 2011
What struck me at this year's MIT CIO conference was the argument over what constitutes IT innovation and, as some speakers put it, whether IT is even capable of being innovative. Innovation ...
- March 11, 2011
IT innovation: It's the buzzword of the year. But what does it actually mean? According to Dictionary.com, to innovate means to introduce something new or to make changes in anything established. ...
- February 03, 2011
In the service of our new series on CIO innovators, I spoke this morning with IT executive Peter Breunig at Chevron Corp. about the American energy company's approach to IT innovation. Chevron is ...
- February 01, 2011
Innovation is a popular topic among IT professionals and media. It's also one of the more misunderstood concepts. If you ask 10 CIOs what IT innovation means to them or to their companies, you will ...
- January 27, 2011
IT innovation was lost behind an Iron Curtain at H.B. Fuller until "turnaround" CIO Steven John was brought in to shake up the company's Eastern Bloc mentality.
- November 19, 2010
Alice, from the comic strip “Dilbert,” asks IT nemesis Wally to make a change to a report. Wally’s response: “I need a business plan for your request.” The exchange is telling of an IT culture ...
- October 14, 2010
The U.S. Postal Service and IT innovation doesn't strike me as a natural pairing. But after listening to CIO Ross Philo, a Brit who was named to the post in 2008 after a long career in the oil and ...
- September 10, 2010
Social media, it seems, is on everyone's mind these days. How do I use it as a business tool? Should I allow employees to use social media tools for business purposes? Its uses are varied, but it ...
- July 14, 2010
I’ve been touching base with IT folks and analysts lately to get a feel for the projects people are working on these days, and the phrases that keep coming up are IT consolidation, modernization ...
- March 19, 2010
I was at a Boston Society for Information Management (SIM) event the other day on transformation: how CIOs are transforming the business and the role of IT, but what struck me is how little a role ...
- March 03, 2010
IT innovation, that fraught phrase, has come roaring back after maintaining a polite silence during the fiscal misery of 2008 and 2009. Companies are starting to broadcast their efforts to foster ...
- December 05, 2008
Bank of America has introduced a new security feature for customers – the SafePass Card. Adding more protection to transactions, the SafePass Card is Bank of America’s next layer of secure online ...
- November 14, 2008
More evidence this week that the Web 2.0/social media revolution may be advancing, but it ain’t here yet: Instant messaging hasn’t become the preferred method of communication among IT staff; nor ...