Return on investment
- September 01, 2010
Demand for data center colocation is up, and so are the prices, prompting a debate over whether investments in colocation services match the ROI.
- August 24, 2010
A cloud computing solution at Harvard Medical School illustrates the need for CIOs to articulate the business case and bring everyone into the process.
- May 21, 2010
Tactical and strategic, behind the scenes and front and center, IT control freak and innovation unleasher: The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium explores the paradox of the CIO job.
- May 04, 2010
Retailers and insurers are proving the worth of business intelligence data by creating new service offerings for their customers.
- April 13, 2010
Identity management in cloud computing is a hot button: Enterprises grapple with the security concerns perceived to be associated with the cloud, but are attracted by the possible cost savings and management efficiencies it presents.
- March 18, 2010
How can CIOs help their companies get a return on IT investments? By putting new processes and frameworks in place aimed at driving IT business value.
- March 17, 2010
How did Northwestern Mutual's CIO change his IT department from an unappreciated service provider to a business asset? By making his staff speak the language of IT business value.
- March 09, 2010
Balanced scorecard framework co-developer Robert Kaplan discusses IT strategy and the ways CIOs can demonstrate the business value of IT.
- March 03, 2010
Should CIOs have innovation strategies? We talk with Chevron's innovation specialist on how the energy giant discovers ingenuity and develops a corporate creative process.
- February 03, 2010
How did CIO Sharon Gietl help The Doe Run Co. navigate budget cuts and layoffs? With a tiny PMO that is prioritizing projects across the enterprise.
- August 13, 2009
Learn how enterprises are mixing and matching virtualization technologies for the desktop as they await bare-metal client hypervisors from VMware and others.
- August 05, 2009
PPM software vendors are trying to address user concerns over pricing, resource allocation and calculating ROI. But have Microsoft SharePoint and Project already done the job?
- July 16, 2009
IT portfolio management features aren't a top priority for users of PPM software, a SearchCIO.com survey shows, but PPM strategy is.
- July 15, 2009
If armed with the right knowledge, midmarket organizations can get more out of their software vendor contract negotiations. Learn more about negotiating contracts with SAP, IBM, Microsoft and Oracle.
- July 15, 2009
What goes into successful project management governance? The best mix calls for just the right amount of process and a focus on improved project completion rates.