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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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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

Working Together To Improve Strategic Planning
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This report reveals compelling examples of how organizations foster collaboration between finance and IT to ensure successful strategic planning.
Posted: 01 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Oct 2010

Oracle Corporation

The Business Case for Information Management
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this analysis, Frank Buytendijk examines what information management means, and describes a complete spectrum of business cases, ranging from tactical cost reduction to transformational impact on the organization’s business model.
Posted: 01 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2008

Oracle Corporation

IT’s Role in Strategic Planning Key To Success
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for more research findings as well as CIO insight into how strategic planning can be successful for both sides.
Posted: 01 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Oct 2010

Oracle Corporation

The Proven Financial Benefits of SIP Trunk Consolidation
sponsored by Siemens Enterprise Communications
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, we’ll introduce the mechanisms of cost savings with SIP trunk consolidation, using Siemens Enterprise Communications’ OpenScape Exchange overlay solution.
Posted: 22 Sep 2010 | Published: 22 Sep 2010

Siemens Enterprise Communications

The Corporate Network of the Future: Convergence 2.0
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: We are in the midst of a major innovation cycle in IT - moving from infrastructure designed to automate existing processes to services-oriented architectures that speed the delivery of innovative new services. Read this paper to learn about the features and benefits of a unified fabric and its critical role in the corporate network of the future.
Posted: 09 Sep 2010 | Published: 09 Sep 2010

Brocade

Survive vs. Thrive: The CIO Dilemma - Dell helps CIOs drive business value
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: The decisions of CIOs today are high on the business agenda as they prepare their companies for post-slump growth while continuing major cost reductions. In this paper you'll hear from Steve Schuckenbrock, President, Large Enterprise at Dell, as he discusses the role of the CIO, dilemnas CIOs face today, and much more!
Posted: 30 Aug 2010 | Published: 30 Aug 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Seizing the Advantage: When and how to innovate your business model
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this executive report for invaluable insights from IBM® on when and how to innovate your business model—and seize the advantage. 
Posted: 26 Aug 2010 | Published: 22 Jun 2009

IBM

The Smarter Supply Chain of the Future - Chief Supply Chain Officer Study
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: With so many challenges facing supply chain executives worldwide today, how do they cope? Read this study to discover how the Smarter Supply Chain of the Future can give your business the edge.
Posted: 26 Aug 2010 | Published: 15 Oct 2009

IBM

Beyond the Crossroads: How Business-Savvy CIOs Enable Top-Performing Enterprises and How Top-Performing Enterprises Leverage Business-Savvy CIOs
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: According to industry leaders and pundits in 2006, the role of the CIO was at a crossroads. Read the white paper to see how CIOs are beginning to seize this opportunity to play increasingly impactful strategic roles within their enterprise, and how IBM research can provide CIOs with the skills necessary to become a Business-Savvy CIO.
Posted: 26 Aug 2010 | Published: 19 Aug 2010

IBM

The Unified Physical Infrastructure (UPI) Approach
sponsored by Panduit
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Panduit, along with an eco-system of Partners can offer a comprehensive and holistic approach called the Unified Physical Infrastructure (UPI) that enables organization to connect, manage and automate critical systems and drive operational, financial and sustainability advantages, and so much more.
Posted: 20 Aug 2010 | Published: 20 Aug 2010

Panduit

Turning Smarter Collaboration into a Strategic Asset Using IBM Client for Smart Work
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: CIOs are being counted on to deliver IT innovation to respond to accelerating and evolving business challenges. Check out this white paper to learn about IBM Client for Smart Work software, an open, security-rich, and cost effective Microsoft® desktop solution. 
Posted: 17 Aug 2010 | Published: 30 Oct 2009

IBM

How to Address Your Top Tech Problems
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: For companies without full-time IT staff, affordable tech support is especially important. Subscription services like AT&T Tech Support 360SM can be a great solution for wireless network configuration, e-mail, office application and computer performance problems, mobile device setup, virus removal and other troublesome support issues.
Posted: 04 Aug 2010 | Published: 04 Aug 2010

AT&T Corp

Cloud Services: What Are They, What Value Do They Provide?
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: AT&T defines the cloud as a way for enterprises to quickly and easily tap computing, storage, software, development and network resources on demand. The model offloads the capex burden from enterprise budgets and moves it into a "pay-as-you-use" service model, reducing overall IT spend and service commitment terms.
Posted: 04 Aug 2010 | Published: 04 Aug 2010

AT&T Corp

Vendor Middleware-Based Application Integration Solutions Beat Custom Links -  Provides SOA Messaging Backbone
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for a discussion of server and storage infrastructure, application integration demand growth, service-oriented architecture, and enterprise application portfolios.
Posted: 03 Aug 2010 | Published: 23 Dec 2008

IBM

Automation Makes Perfect: Taking the Time Crunch Out of IT Compliance with Automation
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Continuous compliance can help you narrow the gap between identifying compliance vulnerabilities and repairing systems to an audit-passing state. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 03 Aug 2010 | Published: 03 Aug 2010

Tripwire, Inc.

The Art, Act and Science of Knowing
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: We are now exiting a historical moment of under managed and only occasionally acted-upon information to an environment requiring much more active, much more intense, much more aggressive information management. You as an executive will be held much more accountable for your data management behaviors. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 30 Jul 2010 | Published: 30 Jul 2010

SAS
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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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