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My Favorites from CIO Leadership Forum

by Ac Chan  |  April 11, 2010

I recently had the pleasure of attending Gartner's CIO Leadership Forum event in Phoenix, AZ.  Like any other conference, there were a wide range of presenters.  But, the speakers that...

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Is 2010 a replay of 2009?

by Mark Mcdonald  |  March 24, 2010

I hope not, but this idea has recently gotten some attention in the IT media.  People are looking for some theme for this year.  They are trying to make sense...

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2010 CIO Leadership Forum and how CHOICE influences IT

by Mark Mcdonald  |  March 22, 2010

Today is the first day of Gartner’s 2010 CIO Leadership forum in the U.S.  More than 250 CIOs have come together in Phoenix for this event.  The European event in...

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A silly IT budget trick

by Mark Mcdonald  |  March 20, 2010

Note:  My apologies for the prior version of this post.  I wrote it too quickly and did not give it a good proof reading. I read an article the other...

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Perspective matters when considering IT investment budgets.

by Mark Mcdonald  |  March 16, 2010

Pundits use IT portfolio measures to justify observations regarding the health and future of IT.  The average quoted in some quarters is 71% to operations with the remaining 29% allocated...

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Leading in Times of Transition

by Mark Mcdonald  |  March 9, 2010

We are nearing the end of the first quarter of calendar 2010 and a few things are becoming apparent.  2010 is a year of transition as the global economy begins...

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2010 strategic transition from efficiency to productivity

by Mark Mcdonald  |  March 8, 2010

The economic transition from recession to recovery is changing business expectations on the role of IT.  In the recession, IT was a major force in cutting enterprise and IT costs. ...

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2010 economic transition from recession to recovery

by Mark Mcdonald  |  March 4, 2010

2010 and perhaps 2011 will be extraordinary years – they will be years of transition.  A transition year is unique because it represents a time of adjustment and uncertainty as...

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Without the Business in Business Intelligence, BI Is Dead!

by Mark Mcdonald  |  February 11, 2010

It may seem like semantics, but CIO interest in business intelligence technology is changing.  After five years as the top CIO technology priority (2004 – 2009) CIOs responding to the...

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Groundhog day predicting the weather, technology and economic outlook

by Mark Mcdonald  |  February 2, 2010

Today is Groundhog Day and in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania USA the groundhog saw its shadow meaning six more weeks of winter.  At the same time CIOs responding to the 2010 Gartner...

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