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ALSO CALLED: CIO, Chief Information Officers
DEFINITION: Chief Information Officer (CIO) is a job title commonly given to the person in an enterprise responsible for the information technology and computer systems that support enterprise goals. As information technology and systems have become more important, the CIO has come to be viewed in many organizations as a key contributor in formulating strategic goals. In many companies, the CIO reports directly  … 
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Harvey Nash CIO Survey: New Decade, New Opportunies?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: In this year’s report you will be able to see analysis presented on a global basis, compare trends across continents and explore country-by-country overviews. The results show that the CIO community is wrestling with significant pressures as the Great Recession fades into history and a new decade, with a new competitive landscape, emerges.
Posted: 25 Oct 2011 | Published: 01 Apr 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

Let the Bridge Fall - As Long as It Falls on Time
sponsored by TeamQuest Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Different managers have different philosophies for project planning and scheduling, especially when it comes to meeting deadlines. But what if there was a way to improve risk management in relation to corporate projects? Learn how capacity planning provides the foresight necessary to complete projects on time and boost customer satisfaction.
Posted: 12 Oct 2011 | Published: 12 Oct 2011

TeamQuest Corporation

What CFOs Should Ask their Software Development Leaders
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper illustrates a new way of thinking about the funding of IT software projects, one that considers funding in terms of investment, and value as an expansive, longitudinal variable.
Posted: 20 Sep 2011 | Published: 20 Sep 2011

IBM

Transforming IT into a Managed Service Provider
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Relentless competition drives the need to innovate. This white paper discusses how project and portfolio management brings greater control and insight into IT transformation initiatives, enabling CIOs to better determine how best to leverage new and existing technology platforms to deliver maximum business value.
Posted: 19 Aug 2011 | Published: 19 Aug 2011

CA Technologies.

CIOs Embrace Custom Application Development
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at the factors and trends driving the shift from cost-saving to business expansion. In particular, see how custom-development services are allowing enterprises to meet specialized customer needs to increase satisfaction, loyalty and profits.
Posted: 29 Jul 2011 | Published: 29 Jul 2011

SAP America, Inc.

Continuing to Reap the Rewards of Virtualization
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: As virtualization initiatives have gathered momentum and virtual environments are becoming the norm rather than the exception, the infrastructure necessary to support these environments has exploded, creating new opportunities for inefficiency. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 08 Jul 2011 | Published: 08 Jul 2011

Veeam Software

OPENSTACK VS. CLOSED CLOUDS – THE AOL FACTOR
sponsored by Rackspace Hosting
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines different closed cloud providers and how they have evolved from past to present. Also learn how deploying in an OpenStack cloud will provide better mobility and superior technology.
Posted: 01 Jul 2011 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

Rackspace Hosting

The Desktop Transformation Project Virtual Desktops – Demystified
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: Desktop virtualization has become a viable and cost justifiable alternative to the standard, physical laptop/desktop system. Review this white paper and learn the technical basics of this initiative along with the expected benefits this environment can bring to your organization.
Posted: 20 Jun 2011 | Published: 20 Jun 2011

Matrix42

CIOs Say: Application Performance is Top Priority, End User is King
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This IDG Research Services study demonstrates that CIOs and IT leaders recognize the business impact of application performance. It's all about end-user and customer satisfaction, increasing productivity, and lowering costs. 
Posted: 08 Jun 2011 | Published: 08 Jun 2011

CA Technologies.

Mobility at a Crossroads
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: Analysts continue to forecast rapid growth in enterprise mobility deployments in the coming years, and as stated earlier, by 2013 25% of all business mobility deployments will be based on the SaaS model.4Telecom services vendors and traditional IT
Posted: 31 May 2011 | Published: 31 May 2011

Sybase, an SAP company

Balancing Risk and Innovation with Sourcing Alternatives: Helping IT managers and CIOs raise the ROI of IT
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains how clients can balance risk and innovation through the use of services from IBM.
Posted: 20 May 2011 | Published: 01 Dec 2010

IBM

New Voice of the CIO: Insights From The Global Chief Information Officer Study
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper, an overview of the findings of the IBM Global CIO Study, can help you get a clearer view of the challenges IT is facing and how some of the most successful CIOs and IT organizations are meeting those challenges.
Posted: 20 May 2011 | Published: 20 May 2011

IBM

Integrated service management and cloud computing:More than just technology best friends
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper defines key aspects of integrated service management and cloud computing and describes their symbiotic relationship.
Posted: 19 May 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

IBM

The evolving roles of IT Managers and CIOs. Findings from the 2010 Global IT Risk Study
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This overview of the 2010 IBM Global IT Risk Study uncovers the challenges associated with IT risk, and the steps IT managers and CIOs are taking to better understand, confront and resolve this concern.
Posted: 19 May 2011 | Published: 19 May 2011

IBM

CIO Survival Guide: The Convergence of Collaboration, Cloud, and Clients
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today’s workers demand mobile devices, SaaS and online collaboration tools in order to be more productive. Given that these new consumer-inspired technologies cannot be divorced from the current IT infrastructure, CIOs face difficult questions. Read this paper to learn how CIOs can ensure that they are orchestrating a harmonic convergence.
Posted: 06 Apr 2011 | Published: 06 Apr 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Success: Adjusting the IT Mindset
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the radical change in datacenter and IT processes brought about by virtualization and by the inception of a cloud- or service-led model for delivery of IT resources. Perceived risks and organizational hurdles are analyzed, and guidance is given for organizations as they move to the cloud.
Posted: 24 Mar 2011 | Published: 24 Mar 2011

Dell and VMware

Global Cloud Computing Adoption: Transformation Is in the Air
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This paper analyzes the benefits and drawbacks of outsourcing cloud services, examines the business benefits and risks, and provides the steps you should take for a successful implementation.
Posted: 24 Mar 2011 | Published: 24 Mar 2011

Dell and VMware

Botnets at the Gate: Stopping Botnets and Distributed Denial of Service Attacks
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This paper attempts to lift the veil on botnets and the cyber-criminals behind them. It analyzes the history, growth, and economics behind botnets. It then investigates one of the most common attacks executed by botnets: the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack.
Posted: 11 Mar 2011 | Published: 10 Mar 2011

Imperva

Global Cloud Computing Adoption: Transformation Is In The Air
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper analyzes the benefits and drawbacks of outsourcing cloud services, examines the business benefits and risks, and provides the steps you should take for a successful implementation.
Posted: 25 Feb 2011 | Published: 25 Feb 2011

VMware, Inc.

Gartner Middle East CIO Leadership Forum
sponsored by Gartner
WHITE PAPER: Join Gartner analysts from 28 February to 1 March in Dubai, industry thought leaders and a select group of your peers to find new answers to new questions - and learn how your IT leadership can create and follow the path to world class best practice.
Posted: 28 Jan 2011 | Published: 28 Jan 2011

Gartner

CIO Challenges: The Best Defense is a Good Offense
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how CIOs are building a foundation for a much more agile business that holds the potential for working in a more flexible way and enabling faster innovation by actively evaluating and experimenting with newer technologies.
Posted: 22 Jan 2011 | Published: 22 Jan 2011

Oracle Corporation

Opting Out of the Upgrade Arms Race
sponsored by Star
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the true cost of the upgrade cycle and evaluates the business case for in-house IT versus fully outsourced.
Posted: 10 Dec 2010 | Published: 10 Dec 2010

Star

Enterprise Performance Management: Connecting The Dots
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white paper demonstrates how an enterprise performance management (EPM) system connects people and processes, metrics, businesses, and systems. It introduces important criteria for successful design and implementation while also exploring the far-reaching benefits of EPM: improved decision-making and greater competitive advantage.
Posted: 08 Dec 2010 | Published: 11 Oct 2007

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Platform-as-a-Service Private Cloud with Oracle Fusion Middleware (Spanish version)
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Download this free white paper to learn how platform-as-a-service private cloud offers enterprises one of the best ways to take advantage of cloud computing.
Posted: 26 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Oct 2009

Oracle Corporation

Private Cloud: Management Prerequisites
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: By implementing a private cloud computing environment, your IT organization can deliver services to the business with greater speed and agility. This paper, targeted at chief information officers and director-level IT professionals, explores key considerations for moving toward a public cloud computing model.
Posted: 05 Oct 2010 | Published: 04 Oct 2010

Hewlett-Packard Company
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CIOS DEFINITION (continued): …  to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO). In some companies, the CIO sits on the executive board. Typically, the CIO in a large enterprise delegates technical decisions to employees more familiar with details. Usually, a CIO proposes the information technology an enterprise will need to achieve its goals and then works within a budget to implement the plan. Ask your CIO questions at ITKnowledgeExchange.comTypically, a CIO is involved with analyzing and reworking existing business processes, with identifying and developing the capability to use new tools, with reshaping the enterprise's physical … 
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