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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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CIOs White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Beyond Cost Savings - The Business Value of an Agile Data Infrastructure
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover five examples in which agile storage solutions have enabled organizations to enhance the core of their business by improving product development and delivery, increasing their market presence, creating new revenue streams, and enabling ambitious growth strategies.
Posted: 16 Sep 2013 | Published: 16 Sep 2013


Mobility: Consulting and Integration Opportunities and Key Players in Asia/Pacific
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Mobility equals relevance in today's business landscape. This detailed report takes an inside look at the current and future state of mobility services in the Asia/Pacific region, with insights on the key players in the enterprise mobility space.
Posted: 09 Aug 2013 | Published: 09 Aug 2013

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

8 Best Practices for Securing Enterprise Data Sources and Achieving Compliance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper explains why organizations need to adopt a more proactive, systematic approach to securing sensitive data and addressing compliance requirements amid the digital information explosion.
Posted: 30 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jul 2013


Recovering From an Active Directory Disaster: The Art of Bouncing Back Fast
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Active Directory failures can take down your core business processes and decimate productivity. Worse, standard backup/recovery tools won't get AD back online. Find out how you can be prepared.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Dell Software

A Guide for CIOs: Make Your Mark with Business Transformation
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Review this informative white paper to discover the importance of implementing a formal transformation program. Gain insight into 2 business transformation success stories, 9 reasons why you should work with an experienced transformation partner, a simple 5-phase business transformation program, and much more.
Posted: 02 Apr 2013 | Published: 02 Apr 2013

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Security Essentials for CIOs: Ensuring a more secure future
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a haunting look at the future of IT security. Inside, uncover CIO security essentials that will ensure a more secure future. Learn how to develop smart practices and policies while extending a risk-aware culture throughout the workforce.
Posted: 04 Feb 2013 | Published: 04 Feb 2013


Evaluating Your Options for Effective Records Management
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: For today's organizations the onslaught of physical and digital records has made effectively managing business-critical records more complex than ever before. This paper aims to breakdown the complexity but exploring the pros and cons of the top 3 records management approaches. Plus, discover key best practices that enhance your chances of success.
Posted: 27 Nov 2012 | Published: 27 Nov 2012

Iron Mountain

How MDM and the Consumerization of IT are Reshaping IT Decision-Making
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn why your organization needs to start integrating IT consumerization and BYOD into its business – and how to get there.
Posted: 10 Oct 2012 | Published: 10 Oct 2012

The Business Technology Value Scorecard
sponsored by Apptio
WHITE PAPER: In July 2013, the Technology Business Management Council commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate the metrics that CIOs use to convey the contribution of technology to business goals. Forrester found that an optimal BT value scorecard would span four areas: health, delivery, outcome, and agility.
Posted: 16 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013


IT Transformation Consulting Services: Align your technology direction
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource introduces an IT transformation consulting service as a means of achieving effective, value-driven change. Read on now to learn how you can ensure business and IT alignment, spur business growth, and more.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Go beyond the surface: User Experience Design At A Glance
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource explains how User Experience Design services can deliver strategic business value by enabling your organization to increase sales and conversions, improve customer retention, build brand trust, and more.
Posted: 08 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Cloud 101: Who, What, Why, and How of Cloud
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This expert eGuide takes a hard look at cloud computing from the standpoint of CIOs, first by defining the CIO's place in the transition process, and then by identifying key features a CIO must consider before contracting a cloud service provider.
Posted: 23 Sep 2013 | Published: 17 Jun 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

The Software-Defined Data Center is Key to IT-as-a-Service
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an in-depth look into the migration to a software-defined data center. Discover how driving business growth has necessitated advancements in the technology infrastructure to allow IT to be delivered as-a-service.
Posted: 19 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013


Cloud & Outsourcing - Why Partnering Strategies Matter
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Explore how outsourcing motivations have changed and why you should adapt your sourcing strategies to keep up.
Posted: 13 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013


Looking under the hood: Answers to top questions CIOs ask cloud-based HR vendors
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Not every HR cloud application is made equal, but how can you identify the right software-as-a-service (SaaS) HR strategy? This resource counts down seven questions that savvy CIOs and business leaders need to ask HR SaaS application vendors in order to find success.
Posted: 14 Aug 2013 | Published: 14 Aug 2013


Why Your Service Desk is Failing
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the challenges and failings of legacy service desks and newer service management platforms, and outlines five key requirements of service management success. Also inside, find critical questions to ask potential service management vendors.
Posted: 02 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

CA Technologies.

Argyle Conversation with IBM: Big Data Buzz, Less is More
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this informative resource, access a Q and A with the Director of Information Lifecycle Governance for IBM Worldwide, Sylvan H. Morley III, as he discusses the impact of big data on modern organizations, and gives advice on overcoming challenges to information lifecycle management.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 03 Jul 2013


How to Overcome Security Skills Deficiencies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research report explores how security leaders are confronting the challenges in recruiting and retaining technical security architects, specialists and staff, paying special attention to how managed security services providers (MSSPs) are critical to staying one step ahead of the security curve. View now to learn more!
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013


From monologue to dialogue: Adding interaction to your presentations
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: This IT brief reviews best practices for enhancing interactivity and participation creating a more memorable, engaging presentation experience for you – and your audience.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

Tiered Storage Strategies for a Data Driven World
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: In this SearchCIO handbook, we examine all sides of the tiered storage equation. Storage expert Jon Toigo and consultant Benjamin S. Woo look at several segments from tiered storage strategies to how many tiers modern organizations need.
Posted: 03 Jul 2013 | Published: 03 Jul 2013

How Web Security Improves Productivity and Compliance
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes how the value of secure web gateways doesn't need to be limited to web protection. Inside, learn how your organization can strategically use this security technology to improve productivity, reduce costs, increase compliance, and more.
Posted: 30 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012


From Fear to Value: CIO Strategies for Propelling Business Through the Economic Crisis
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper outlines key strategies for CIOs to drive business results through the economic crisis.
Posted: 28 May 2013 | Published: 06 Mar 2009


How Web Security Improves Productivity and Compliance
sponsored by Webroot
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes how the value of secure web gateways doesn't need to be limited to web protection. Inside, learn how your organization can strategically use this security technology to improve productivity, reduce costs, increase compliance, and more.
Posted: 15 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012


Information Lifecycle Governance Leader Reference Guide
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Storing data that no longer has any value to the organization is a crippling process that forward-thinking CIOs must begin to shy away from. This white paper provides key insight surrounding the defensible disposal of unnecessary data.
Posted: 30 Apr 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013


Managing Threat in a Digital Age
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this comprehensive paper about managing threats in the modern, digital age to learn why security has become a C-suite priority, and find insight into various types of threats and uncover the three biggest steps execs should take toward building "security intelligence."
Posted: 08 Mar 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

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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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