This is a book on IT Strategy with a difference: it discusses how technology is driving business change across industry! It discusses the key IT trends shaping the world around us. If you want to understand the impact of technology on business models, business ecosystems and the world we live in, this is an excellent book to spend some time with. The authors present an in-depth view of the new business world that is taking shape driven by ground breaking technological breakthroughs – collaborative software, cloud computing etc. are not just technologies, they are a means to create unprecedented business value. The challenge is to understand their potential and know where and how to leverage them. This book is a great place to start.
For a CIO, it is imperative to understand what their CEO is thinking – the leader of the pack sets the vision, strategy and direction that her team must understand if they are to implement it. It is also critical to understand the subject matter behind that thought! This survey reveals that the focus of CEOs worldwide is on innovation and discusses the steps needed for successful innovation.
This research addresses the question: How technology will empower the customer? This first part explores the changes to come in how companies interact with their customers.
This research addresses the question: How technology will empower the customer? The first part explored the changes to come in how companies interact with their customers. This paper focuses on what types of workplace practices, information management and IT delivery structures will be needed to operate and secure the open enterprise and what all these developments hold in store for the respective roles of the information technology (IT) function and the chief information officer (CIO).
The authors present a case for technology transfer – in-bound and out-bound – integrating the perspectives of technology source and recipient through a discussion on the "potential interactions of absorptive and desorptive capacity in interorganizational technology transfer."
This presentation discusses the role and responsibilities of an innovation leader – do CIOs fit the bill?
This brief paper describes novel ways that imaginative companies are gaining competitive advantage by breaking the rules of engagement with consumers.
Technology enables business strategy. Does technology drive business strategy? This paper discusses the latter in great depth
This presentation introduces "killer" innovation as "significant and highly profitable departures from current offerings or practices that are difficult to imitate" and proposes that it is a better way to innovate.
A look at some of the often overlooked benefits of conferencing services to different levels of an organization.