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ALSO CALLED: Chief Finance Officers, CFO, Chief Financial Officers, Finance Directors
DEFINITION: CFO (Chief Financial Officer) is a corporate title for the person responsible for managing the company's financial operations. In many companies, the CFO is also the treasurer. Because managing quarterly results depends on bookkeeping skills, the CFO is often seen as the second most important person in the company, after the CEO.See also: CEO and others, CxO and C-level.
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Why Should CFOs Care About the Cloud? Because IT Sees it Differently
sponsored by Host Analytics, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses why CFOs should care about the cloud and how the approaches of IT and finance executives differ when it comes to cloud computing.
Posted: 13 Apr 2012 | Published: 13 Apr 2012

Host Analytics, Inc

Uncrossing the Wires: Starting - And Sustaining - The Conversation on Technology Value
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In December 2011 and January 2012, CFO Research Services and SearchCIO conducted a survey that received qualified responses from 382 senior finance executives and 300 senior IT executives working in a wide variety of companies. Review key findings and learn the three noteworthy areas where IT and finance executives are in strong agreement.
Posted: 14 Mar 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Managing Costs More Effectively
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This Ventana Research paper identifies the IT components that can be used to identify ways to improve cost management for success in today's recovering yet volatile market.
Posted: 02 Feb 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

SAP America, Inc.

The Superstar CFO: After the Crisis
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the concerns and goals of the modern CFO during this crucial, post-recession recovery period. Topics discusses inside are the increased need for fast, acurate and keeping up with governance, risk and compliance (GRC) while moving forward.
Posted: 19 Jul 2011 | Published: 19 Jul 2011

SAP America, Inc.

5 Best Practices for Smartphone Support: The Enterprise Guide to Smart Support for Smart Devices
sponsored by LogMeIn, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper features real-world examples from US enterprises on how the benefits of keeping mobile devices functioning without interruption are felt on every level of business.
Posted: 20 Apr 2011 | Published: 20 Apr 2011

LogMeIn, Inc.

Balancing Cost Control with Strategic Investments
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
PODCAST: Listen to this podcast as the Senior Director and Lead in the European Markets for Cisco's Internet Business Solutions Group, explores how CIOs balance cost containment with making strategic investments that will help their businesses accelerate growth today and into the future.
Posted: 16 Mar 2011 | Premiered: Mar 16, 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

A Roadmap to Enterprise Capture
sponsored by Kofax, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document serves as a how-to guide for adopting a culture of document driven business process automation enabled by enterprise capture. A structured and phased approach is intended to take you from where you are to where you want to be, in terms of building a sustainable enterprise capture strategy optimizing document driven business process.
Posted: 22 Feb 2011 | Published: 22 Feb 2011

Kofax, Inc.

Risk Management: Protect and Maximize Stakeholder Value
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how a risk management program can help identify opportunities for value creation while also protecting against potential threats.
Posted: 07 Oct 2010 | Published: 02 Feb 2009

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Risk Management: Protect and Maximize Stakeholder Value
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how a risk management program can help identify opportunities for value creation while also protecting against potential threats.
Posted: 01 Oct 2010 | Published: 02 Feb 2009

Oracle Corporation

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

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

Freeing Up Cash Flow by Changing Cost Structures: Moving to OPEX reductions of more than 10 percent
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: To continue to attract and retain subscribers with advanced services and remain competitive, service providers need a way to transform their businesses by changing their cost structure. Service providers can achieve double-digit OPEX cost reductions by moving to a single maintenance contract, and so much more.
Posted: 19 Aug 2010 | Published: 16 Aug 2010

Alcatel-Lucent

Working Together To Improve Strategic Planning
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper for compelling examples of how organizations foster collaboration between finance and IT to ensure successful strategic planning.
Posted: 02 Jun 2010 | Published: 18 Dec 2009

Oracle Corporation

WAN Governance Executive Primer
sponsored by IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn the complexity of managing WAN traffic is increasing, organizations need more capabilities for optimizing application performance than just WAN acceleration.
Posted: 05 Feb 2010 | Published: 05 Feb 2010

IPANEMA TECHNOLOGIES

Business Management in the Age of Enterprise 2.0
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: 03 Feb 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2008

Oracle Corporation

eBook: HP IT Service Management - Optimizing Service Lifecycle Delivery and Cost
sponsored by HP
EBOOK: Many IT professionals are looking to IT Service Management (ITSM) to deliver quality IT services that meet the needs of the business under these tough conditions. Regardless of the size of your business, you can deliver superior service quality to your business with the HP approach to ITSM and the HP software and services that support it.
Posted: 28 Oct 2009 | Published: 28 Oct 2009

HP

Performance Management Applications Overview
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Hyperion performance management applications deliver a wide range of Business benefits as well as IT benefits; this overview outlines key benefits.
Posted: 12 Oct 2009 | Published: 01 Dec 2008

Oracle Corporation

6 Mistakes Companies Make and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper highlights common mistakes companies make in a down economy and discusses how organizations can use business intelligence to avoid them. Use the self-assessment questionnaire at the end of this paper to determine the level of business intelligence opportunity across your organization.
Posted: 28 Sep 2009 | Published: 28 Sep 2009

SAP America, Inc.

Building a Best-Run Finance Organization
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This SAP Executive Insight examines the changing role of the finance organization in today's business environment. Further, it describes how companies can develop best-run finance organizations.
Posted: 08 Jun 2009 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

SAP America, Inc.

A Complete View Of The Enterprise: Linking Operational And Financial Planning In Global Organizations
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In February 2008, CFO Research Services, a unit of CFO Publishing and part of The Economist Group, began a research project with Business Objects, an SAP company, asking senior finance executives to give views on their priorities and challenges around integrating operational and financial planning processes.
Posted: 05 Jun 2009 | Published: 01 May 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Simplifying the Management of Tier 1 ERP Systems for Mid-Sized Companies
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will discuss the impact of Tier 1 systems on IT departments in terms of ongoing maintenance, demonstrating that Tier 1 systems make many IT tasks easier, ranging from new-report generation to user training to upgrade management.
Posted: 04 May 2009 | Published: 04 May 2009

Oracle Corporation

The new CIO: insights from the Center for CIO Leadership: An interview with Harvey Koeppel, Executive Director, Center for CIO Leadership
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Harvey Koeppel, executive director of the Center for CIO Leadership, talks about the challenges facing CIOs today and the emerging role of the CIO as a business leader helping to drive change and innovation.
Posted: 13 Feb 2009 | Published: 13 Feb 2009

IBM

Integrating the Finance organization for global business: Important implications for CIOs
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper looks at the growing alignment between the financial and technical disciplines. It examines the results of the Global CFO Study 2008 in the context of IT, identifying the critical implications for CIOs, and the need for a strategic partnership with CFOs and more ongoing collaboration between Finance and IT.
Posted: 13 Feb 2009 | Published: 13 Feb 2009

IBM

How to Assure ERP Success: Taking Ownership
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: CarSound CFO Steve Ragow encourages you to take ownership of and master your ERP system to assure your success.
Posted: 12 Jan 2009 | Published: 12 Jan 2009

IFS

The Global CFO Study 2008
sponsored by IBM Line of Business
WHITE PAPER: This study, conducted in cooperation with Wharton Business School and the Economist Intelligence Unit, explores how CFOs can help balance risk and performance in a rapidly changing business climate.
Posted: 12 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Oct 2007

IBM Line of Business
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