On Monday, Gartner held a webinar entitled “2016 CIO Agenda: Building the Digital Platform” that focused on the needs, roles and concerns for CIOs in the new year. The study surveyed almost 3,000 CIOs from around the world in multiple industries including Government, Banking, Healthcare and Manufacturing. With the research and analytical expertise of 83 global Gartner team members, the information was summarized and concluded with some rather eye-opening findings. Click here to watch the webinar in its entirety.
Clearly, the reason for the study and webinar indicates the need and importance of becoming digital. This trend is no longer an option for organizations and specifically CIOs, but a necessity for efficient business and for gaining an advantage in the competitive landscape.
Below, we summarized some key takeaways from this webinar and what it means for the future of the CIO role and the entire organization:
CIOs need to look for partners that can take the “dislike responsibilities” off their plate and enable them to focus on what is most important.
There is much more to learn from this informative webinar. We encourage all to watch it here and prepare yourselves for 2016.
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