IT spending and budgeting
- August 10, 2011
Video-conferencing systems are a fragmented market and not without flaws -- but they're becoming mainstream business tools and should be part of any unified communications strategy.
- July 28, 2011
Facing a Windows 7 upgrade, a CIO rethinks desktops and embarks on a data-driven mobile strategy that offers device choice and keeps IT on its toes.
- July 07, 2011
CIOs are under pressure as never before to achieve IT cost transparency. One CIO finds his way with technology business management software.
- June 16, 2011
Like private companies, government agencies need to know about technology innovation. Find out why Malcolm Jackson, CIO of the EPA, is looking at collaboration software as a game-changer.
- May 24, 2011
Midmarket firms save money while avoiding vendor lock-in with open source solutions that range from operating systems to middleware and applications.
- May 12, 2011
For CIO William Wray, operational excellence trumps technology in his approach to innovation. The goal: faster, better, cheaper processes that will make employees happier.
- May 11, 2011
The biggest lost opportunity on every CIO's budget tends to be training and career enhancement. Here are some choice technology conferences for you to check out.
- May 04, 2011
Decentralized and widespread enterprises are moving content management services to the cloud and reaping the benefits.
- April 21, 2011
Creative destruction is one way to define innovation, but sometimes getting out of your comfort zone is the best way to realize innovation, according to Bryan Smith, CIO at Volvo Construction Equipment North America.
- April 20, 2011
SaaS solutions provide better security and greater "soft" savings than was previously thought; but CIOs should heed concerns about vendor viability, integration and support.
- April 20, 2011
BYOD, or bring your own device to work, is gaining ground, adding complexity to IT's job. Do frameworks like ITIL help or hurt BYOD?
- April 13, 2011
Sometimes the best things in life are free -- but is that really the case when it comes to free Web conferencing? We investigate the true cost of free Web tools.
- March 31, 2011
In an era of built-out IT infrastructures -- when innovation of owned technology is the rule -- lean operations can cut costs, as they did at Nationwide Mutual Insurance.
- March 30, 2011
Midmarket companies are feeling the soft economy when acquiring growth capital, and vendor financing is ready to step in. Are you ready to put others’ money where your mouth is?
- March 17, 2011
Allan Hackney spent his first 15 months as CIO at John Hancock Financial Services hunkered down with the ledger. Learn why managing IT finance matters and how it's about to change.