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- November 12, 2003
Learn how Rent-a-Center leverages IT strategically, and how its internal communications system provides business value.
- November 11, 2003
If you want to get some extra "oomph" from offshore software development, "extrasourcing" could be the ticket.
- November 06, 2003
Technology purchases like open source software, Software as a Service and other apps that are easy to use can benefit companies as a whole, one expert writes.
- October 29, 2003
"Survival of the fittest" may be the rule in the animal kingdom, but in the IT kingdom, it's the adaptive who survive. That's the word from HP's Carly Fiorina -- at a Forrester Research conference yesterday, she opened up about her firm's "adaptive ...
- October 28, 2003
Who's going to be calling the shots when it comes to outsourcing? Business people. That means IT people and the companies that serve them need to bone up on their business terms if they don't want to be bucked off the bandwagon.
- October 20, 2003
Darwin John, former CIO of the FBI, looks back on his more than 30 years of experience and offered valuable advice to CIOs and IT executives on IT/business alignment issues, collaborative CIOs, the role of IT in the organization and more.
- October 15, 2003
The more things change, the more they stay the same. New research shows that an old problem is still the top concern for senior technology execs.
- October 13, 2003
Consolidation and cutbacks are obvious ways to save money. But there are other ways CIOs can use IT to trim the corporate fat.
- September 29, 2003
If you're a CIO, how do you deal with some of the most nagging challenges in your department? Thou shalt follow the 10 commandments of IT consultant and author Harris Kern.
- September 25, 2003
In today's cost-justifying economy, CIOs are creating service-level management programs to ensure that IT services are properly linked to business processes and goals.
- September 18, 2003
Between utility computing and offshore outsourcing, it's a pretty safe bet that the data center of tomorrow won't look like the data center of today. What can CIOs do to prepare for the inevitable evolution? In this interview, Tom Pisello, founder, ...
- September 16, 2003
Analytics and data warehousing technologies can produce significant quantifiable returns. However, IT managers responsible for these technologies face significant obstacles to quantifying ROI metrics. So it is no wonder that the featured course at ...
- September 10, 2003
Their colleague in Cambridge caused quite a ruckus when he wrote that IT doesn't matter. Now two Harvard professors describe why IT does matter.
- August 29, 2003
On-demand is one of this year's hottest trends according to the Wall Street Journal and Gartner Inc., and that's without being a mainstream member of the tech culture or even having a clear definition. Once everyone can define it and is doing...
- July 22, 2003
Service level improvement should be the highest priority for any IT department, and proactive management is a must for the department to deliver.