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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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Blue Skies Ahead? The State of Cloud Adoption
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: IT needs greater visibility to achieve better trust in cloud security. This comprehensive report reveals the results of a survey conducted with 1,200 IT decision-makers across 8 different countries about the security challenges they've faced with cloud adoption.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

Intel Security

Lifecycle Carbon Footprint Analysis: Batteries vs. Flywheels
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, access a lifecycle carbon footprint analysis of batteries versus flywheels, and discover whether the energy consumed to operate the flywheel over its lifetime is greater than that of the equivalent VRLA battery solution. Read on to examine the carbon emissions tradeoffs for each technology.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Schneider Electric

Maximize Network Security and Simplify Operations with Automated Access Policies
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this paper how to leverage a next-generation cloud infrastructure that builds on advances in virtualization and automation to deliver greater agility, cost savings and enhanced security to your enterprise network.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

5 Data Quality Problems in Every CMDB
sponsored by BDNA
WHITE PAPER: Explore why clean data is essential for your configuration management database (CMDB). Uncover the top 5 data quality problems in every CMDB and how you can address these challenges.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Build a Reliable, Accurate CMDB by Addressing Data Quality
sponsored by BDNA
WHITE PAPER: Discover the top data quality issues derailing your configuration management database (CMDB) initiatives. Learn how you can build and maintain an accurate, reliable CMDB by taking the steps to address poor data quality.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


How to Bring a Common Language to Your IT Systems
sponsored by BDNA
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides best practices for managing your IT assets. Learn how normalizing data, enriching data, and categorizing assets can help take the pain out of IT system management.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 28 Apr 2016


3 Ways to Cut the Cost and Pain of a Software Audit
sponsored by BDNA
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the top challenges IT professionals face when preparing for a vendor audit, as well as offering suggested solutions to cut the cost and pain of a software audit. Download now to access expert tips on how to prepare for your vendor audit.
Posted: 28 Apr 2016 | Published: 28 Apr 2016


The CIO's Guide to Mainframes: Evaluating Sourcing Strategies to Mitigate Risk
sponsored by Windsor Group
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this guide how to formulate a sourcing strategy for your mainframe, starting with a baseline to identify how your decisions will affect staff, budgets, compliance, and cost, and align your outcome to current needs and future direction.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Published: 15 Apr 2016

Windsor Group

Your Network Virtualization Career Path
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Virtualization, automation, and the cloud are all transforming the way networking professionals do their jobs. In this resource, discover why virtual network infrastructures are replacing their traditional counterparts, and prepare your skill set to match this shift.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 14 Apr 2016


The CIO’s Guide to Evaluating IT Sourcing Options
sponsored by Windsor Group
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will assist you in evaluating your IT sourcing options, and choosing the right provider that can help you save considerable time and money. Learn how to leverage your service provider to transcend IT performance expectations.
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 14 Apr 2016

Windsor Group

The Essential CIO's Guide to Data Center Outsourcing
sponsored by Windsor Group
WHITE PAPER: Dive into this exclusive CIO's guide to discover how to transform your IT operations by way of data center outsourcing. Learn how you can gain better efficiency, service, and disaster preparedness, as well as see why a quantifiable impact analysis is the first critical step to your IT transformation.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 11 Apr 2016

Windsor Group

VxRail Appliance Services: An Introduction to Hyper-convergence
sponsored by Avnet Technology Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this resource how to deploy a fully integrated, preconfigured hyper-converged infrastructure appliance for your VMware software-defined environments. Read on to learn how this infrastructure delivers faster and simpler management of consolidated workloads.
Posted: 06 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

Avnet Technology Solutions

Top 5 Growth Opportunities for IT Pros
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Recent stock market tumbles notwithstanding, the IT job market appears poised for higher growth in 2016. Here are some areas of growth IT pros should consider to ride that swelling wave to success.
Posted: 04 Apr 2016 | Published: 04 Apr 2016

Global Knowledge

Achieve Compliance and Cost Control
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: Cloud computing, in spite of being only about ten years old, continues to gain market share in the enterprise. Analyst house Market Research Media estimates that the global cloud computing market will grow at a 30% CAGR, reaching $270 billion in 2020.
Posted: 18 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Dec 2015


Network Virtualization Brings Agility to the Enterprise
sponsored by MASERGY
WHITE PAPER: A recent survey indicates that over 40% of CIOs surveyed plan to upgrade their WANs this year, and they cited networking as the area most in need of a refresh. Network function virtualization (NFV) is a significant innovation in network design and it comes at an opportune time. Can you boost your company's agility with NFV?
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 08 Mar 2016


CIOs: Don't Let Your Business Fall into the Digital Divide
sponsored by Axway
WHITE PAPER: Don't let your business fall into the digital divide. In this white paper, uncover 3 ways an API-first digital strategy can drive a successful business and IT transformation in your organization.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


CIOs: 3 IT Imperatives to Transform the Enterprise
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: This resource presents key insights from a recent CIO leadership forum in which senior IT leaders shared strategies for IT innovation. Learn the 3 imperatives that these leaders used to transform their enterprise.
Posted: 10 Mar 2016 | Published: 10 Mar 2016


Smart Service Management Transforms Corporate IT
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover a holistic, integrated approach to service management that utilizes modern automation and management tools, enabling CIOs to overcome potentially costly shadow IT, rising IT complexity and device diversity, and more.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Today's State of Work: The Productivity Drain
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: This resource presents the results from interviews with nearly 1,000 managers at companies across the globe. Read on to learn 3 reasons why administrative duties takes up so much time and to discover a solution that can make work IT processes more productive.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 04 Mar 2016


Best Practices Guide to IT Service Management
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a look at some of the top challenges that IT service managers face today and offers strategies for overcoming them. Learn how to achieve complete service cost transparency, faster service management, and more.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Smarter Service Management: A CIO's Perspective
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the modern CIO's top IT challenges, as well as how you can transform outdated IT service management (ITSM) practices to overcome them.
Posted: 03 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


The Service Desk Dilemma
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how you can add more automation and flexibility to the service desk to make the IT team's work easier across system boundaries. Learn how this modern ITSM strategy can help you achieve faster incident resolution, full integration between systems, and more.
Posted: 03 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


How to Overcome The Top ITSM Challenges
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how you can overcome the top IT service challenges by leveraging an integrated ITSM strategy. Discover how this approach can enable easier management, happier customers, lower business risk, and more.
Posted: 02 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


The CIO's Guide to Avoiding IT Irrelevance: Build a Bridge with BYOD
sponsored by Matrix42
WHITE PAPER: Discover 7 crucial steps to avoid IT irrelevance by beating Shadow IT with BYOD. Dig into the key aspects of this EMM-based approach, and learn how to eliminate barriers for users with self-service and social ITSM, and more.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015


Transform and Simplify IT for Business Innovation
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to leverage current IT trends to increase efficiency, boost flexibility, lower costs, and keep up with agile new competitors. Read on to learn why innovation today requires a data-driven approach with the right IT system.
Posted: 25 Feb 2016 | Published: 25 Feb 2016

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
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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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