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IBM wants to kill the hard drive it invented

IBM wants to kill the hard drive it invented | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
Saving files to memory is something that's supposed to be mostly invisible for the end user. We don't need to think about it; it just has to work. But
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A Google Site Meant to Protect You Is Helping Hackers Attack You | Threat Level | WIRED

A Google Site Meant to Protect You Is Helping Hackers Attack You | Threat Level | WIRED | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
Before companies like Microsoft and Apple release new software, the code is reviewed and tested to ensure it works as planned and to find any bugs. Hackers and cybercrooks do the same. The last thing you want if you’re a cyberthug is for your banking Trojan to crash a victim’s system and be exposed. More…
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It's a Seller's Market for IT Professionals

It's a Seller's Market for IT Professionals | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
In a job market where available IT pros can name their price and are rejecting poor offers, businesses need to step up their game or risk losing out on top talent.
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Globally, CIOs are an optimistic bunch - WhaTech

Globally, CIOs are an optimistic bunch - WhaTech | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
Global recruitment firm Harvey Nash has released the results of its latest annual CIO survey saying it “points to a positive sense of expectation about new opportunities that lie ahead.”
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A new spirit of optimism amongst CIOs, growing budgets, a shift from cost saving to investment, innovation a key objective, digital transformation and an increasingly strategic role for many CIOs

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The CMO and CIO – What is The Recipe for a Perfect Marriage? | Accenture Click - UK Digital Hub

The CMO and CIO – What is The Recipe for a Perfect Marriage? | Accenture Click - UK Digital Hub | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
In a career spanning both technology and marketing, I’ve often been called-in to support clients whose CMO and CIO are not quite seeing eye-to-eye. In recent y
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The IT Project That Brought a Bank to Its Knees

The IT Project That Brought a Bank to Its Knees | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
A simple framework for managing big technology projects could have helped.
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Wearable Devices with Health IT Functions Poised to Disrupt Medicine

Wearable Devices with Health IT Functions Poised to Disrupt Medicine | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
The data that wearables can provide excites doctors, although the health care system isn't ready for the technology
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Broadcom CIO: The 7 Habits of Innovative CIOs

Broadcom CIO: The 7 Habits of Innovative CIOs | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
I recently had the wonderful opportunity to speak with Bill Miller Jr., CIO of Broadcom - an extraordinary networking company and incredible partner for Extreme Networks. In a video interview with Robert Scoble , Broadcom CEO, Scott McGregor, reveale...
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Microsoft pushes for new approach to innovation

Microsoft pushes for new approach to innovation | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
Lack of engagement between academia and business, a risk-averse culture, and slow, linear innovation processes are holding Australia back from competing in a fast-changing international economy.
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Geeks In The Boardroom: The CIO Is Out of The Basement

Geeks In The Boardroom: The CIO Is Out of The Basement | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
I remember seeing UNIVAC at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia (PA) as a child long ago. One of the world’s first computers, it took up almost an entire floor. And that floor was in the basement, where the technical geeks worked at heaven-knows-what arcane function, compiling and digesting information. Not [...]
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The Morning Download: CIOs Split Into Two Classes of Leaders, Research Shows

The Morning Download: CIOs Split Into Two Classes of Leaders, Research Shows | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
Good morning. There’s been a significant shift, with the CIO role bifurcating, according to a 2013 IBM study of more than 1,600 CIOs. There are both more CIOs who provide basic IT services and more who are charged with innovation.
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5 Programming Languages You’ll Need Next Year (and Beyond) - Dice News

5 Programming Languages You’ll Need Next Year (and Beyond) - Dice News | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
JavaScript, C, Swift, Erlang, Java, and PHP top the list of development languages you should learn for next year... and beyond.
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CIOs Must Adapt to Embrace Developer-Led Innovation

CIOs Must Adapt to Embrace Developer-Led Innovation | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
To fully unleash the power of developer-led innovation, here is a guideline for CIOs and IT teams to follow.
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The CIO's 2 New BFFs - InformationWeek

The CIO's 2 New BFFs - InformationWeek | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
Now that business is digital at its core, it's time to buddy up with the CDO and CMO.
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Chief Innovation Officer Of $9B Healthcare Company Reveals Transformation Secrets

Chief Innovation Officer Of $9B Healthcare Company Reveals Transformation Secrets | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
I recently had the opportunity to sit down with Mohan Nair, Senior VP & Chief Innovation Officer at Cambia Health Solutions, to ask some direct questions about his role as change agent in a large organization. I also read his book, Strategic Business Transformation (Wiley, 2011), which outlines the seven [...]
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The most important charts from the fantastic April jobs report

The most important charts from the fantastic April jobs report | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
Wow. The US labor market shifted into a higher gear in April, as 288,000 new jobs were created. The unemployment rate also tumbled from 6.7% in March to 6.3% in April. But that drop is likely overstating the improvement, because there was a large, unexplained decline in the overall size of the labor force. In any case, here are...
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Revenge of the CIO: the new chief enabler | Information Age

Revenge of the CIO: the new chief enabler | Information Age | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
CIOs’ transition from CI-no to the key to business transformation
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Resistance is futile!

Rather than the big stick approach, CIOs should seek out the root causes behind shadow IT, then actively encourage line of business involvement in technology decision-making, advises Louise Francis of IDC New Zealand.
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Is the PRA dream of ripping and replacing banking IT feasible?

Is the PRA dream of ripping and replacing banking IT feasible? | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
The head of UK financial services regulator the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) said it would be bold for banks to strip down and rebuild IT, but is this just a pipe dream?
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Google’s New Street View Image Recognition Algorithm Can Beat Most CAPTCHAs | TechCrunch

Google’s New Street View Image Recognition Algorithm Can Beat Most CAPTCHAs | TechCrunch | CIO & CTO | Scoop.it
Here is an interesting conundrum for Google: it has created an algorithm that's significantly better at reading street numbers in Street View images, which..
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