This paper introduces a model for the CIO role based upon its one key requirement: Business IT Alignment. Excellent discussion for the CIO to follow. MUST Read!
Today, business is inseparable from technology. This places new requirements on the IT Organization and its leader, the CIO. The new CIO must drive technology's alignment with business and this role must be designed from the ground up to do just that! This paper discusses how.
This paper on the emerging role for the CIO will help you understand the following:
- What is driving business success?
- How is technology the essential differentiator in business?
- What is the new role for the IT Organization in the 21st Century?
- What is the new role for the CIO?
- How to design this new CIO role?
- How to measure the success of this model with business IT alignment maturity?
This discussion recognizes an outcomes based role definition for the CIO. MUST Read!!