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The 5 pillars of digital transformation businesses need to set themselves up for success - TechRepublic

The 5 pillars of digital transformation businesses need to set themselves up for success - TechRepublic | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
At the Landmark CIO Summit, Anthony Juliano of Landmark Ventures explained the five key pillars of digital transformation that can set up your enterprise to be a disrupter.
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Bringing context to digital transformation strategies
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Creating a collaborative relationship between IT and HR

Creating a collaborative relationship between IT and HR | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Human resources and IT don’t always view each other as collaborators, but people run IT departments, and HR is the ultimate gateway to getting and keeping the best contributors. Scott Crowder, CIO of BMC Software, Inc., explains how his company created its great HR relationship.
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IT and HR collaboration is needed to continuously improve the IT organization
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Architect Change Before Architecting Your MarTech Stack

Architect Change Before Architecting Your MarTech Stack | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Any Gilmore Girls fans out there in my marketer community? One of my favorite recurring lines from the show is when Lorelai says, “I smell snow.” Change is kind of like snow: you can smell it com…
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Ensuring your organization is able to adapt, learn & grow with your technology is critical to MarTech success.
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Don’t Forget the Basics in Digital Transformation

Don’t Forget the Basics in Digital Transformation | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Managers often lose sight of the essentials because digital business is changing so quickly.
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Because it may be new to you, it bears repeating
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Adding Data to People, Process and Technology

Adding Data to People, Process and Technology | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
The old adage, people, process and technology is as old as I am probably you too. In fact I suspect we will all likely call on this adage in at least one work-related meeting or dialog every week or so.
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Data is key to a customer driven mindset,
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The year of the cloud: flexible, agile and scalable - Information Age

The year of the cloud: flexible, agile and scalable - Information Age | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Organisations’ use of cloud storage has surged in the past five years, and this trend of adoption is set to increase in 2017
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Open up possibilities
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Worldwide IT Spending to Grow 2.7 Percent in 2017, Gartner says

Worldwide IT Spending to Grow 2.7 Percent in 2017, Gartner says | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Garter, Inc. has revised downward its prediction for global IT spending for 2017
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Garter has revised its prediction downward
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2017 predictions from IT leaders on the future of technology

2017 predictions from IT leaders on the future of technology | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
15 IT leaders weigh in on the future of technology.
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What IT Professionals may expect to see in the coming year...
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Measuring B2B’s digital gap | McKinsey & Company

Measuring B2B’s digital gap | McKinsey & Company | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Measuring B2B’s digital gap
By Liz Harrison, Candace Lun Plotkin, and Jennifer Stanley
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How's your B2B Digital readiness?
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For Telecoms, the Ad Tech Opportunity Is Massive - eMarketer

For Telecoms, the Ad Tech Opportunity Is Massive - eMarketer | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Verizon has made waves with its acquisitions of AOL and Yahoo, which industry experts have pointed to as an investment in advertising technology. But the company is not alone—other telecom giants in Europe and Asia have made ad tech plays as we
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Ready for the mobile-first world?
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Top 10 CXO trends to watch in 2017 - TechRepublic

Top 10 CXO trends to watch in 2017 - TechRepublic | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
The C-suite will become more involved in cybersecurity, analytics, and IoT as we move further into the new year, experts predict. Here's what your company needs to know.
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The pressure is on and expectations are high
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4 Trends Driving Cloud Computing in 2017

4 Trends Driving Cloud Computing in 2017 | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
What does the new year hold in store for cloud computing? Multi-cloud strategies and private cloud development, among other things. Here s a look at four of the top trends for cloud computing in 2017.
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Ready for more of the Cloud? 
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10 things you don't need to worry about in 2017

10 things you don't need to worry about in 2017 | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Worry about your career, worry about your impossible SLA, worry about Trump ... but don't bother worrying about this stuff
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Relax!
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Where Do Americans Watch TV? Hint: No, Not on Mobile - eMarketer

Where Do Americans Watch TV? Hint: No, Not on Mobile - eMarketer | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
New data shows strong consumer preference for traditional big screen
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Digital video audiences are growing, but the big screen is still king
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4 sterling examples of technology leaders creating customer loyalty

4 sterling examples of technology leaders creating customer loyalty | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
IT has become a front-line discussion. Long gone are the days of being a black-box corporation, in part, ironically, because tech leaders have successfully proven that IT is integral to company growth and customer satisfaction. This shift also means today’s technologist must have an even higher awareness of the user experience.
Here are four sterling examples of tech leaders creating customer loyalty through experiences:
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The relationship between IT & user experience is key
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Addressing ambiguity on your IT team: A meeting of the minds

Addressing ambiguity on your IT team: A meeting of the minds | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Some people have a high tolerance for ambiguity when they tackle projects, and others want all the answers before they do anything. But it is possible for them to get along.
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Buidling collective strengths from conflicting approaches
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Driving end-to-end customer experiences is a critical success factor for digital transformation

Driving end-to-end customer experiences is a critical success factor for digital transformation | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Digital transformation is one of the key opportunities in today's business for CIOs to increase leverage with their internal and external customers. Digitization does not require the use of the latest technologies to provide an impact, and its techniques to move companies forward don't have to be complicated.
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Making connections is key...
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The digital workplace - IT’s biggest challenge?

The digital workplace - IT’s biggest challenge? | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
A successful digital workplace is not only a means of attracting talent it also maximizes the creative potential of the workforce and enables new ways of working that deliver better business outcomes.
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Delivering better business outcomes
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The rise of the chief marketing technologist

The rise of the chief marketing technologist | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
The digital age has originated an amazing phenomenon: the appearance of hybrid professionals called marketing technologists. At the theoretical level it is a thought-provoking concept, but watching it transform into reality is not so simple and can create misconceptions in this fast-evolving digital world where IT and marketing are strategically converging.
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A new hybrid professional for the digital age
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Building a High Growth IT: 5 Tips for 2017

Building a High Growth IT: 5 Tips for 2017 | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
A high-growth information technology department requires speed, scalability and flexibility, all of which are more challenging in a cloud environment. Here are five tips for getting it right.
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How CIOs can meet the challenge to deliver speed, scalability & flexibility
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4 key IT trends for CIOs in 2017

4 key IT trends for CIOs in 2017 | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Everybody in the technology sector knows innovation is a good thing. The problem for CIOs is anticipating which innovations will not only improve their IT performance but also help drive their companies’ business strategies to gain a competitive advantage. 
Based on my work with CIO clients at many midsize and global companies, I’ve identified several hot IT trends that CIOs should focus on in the New Year. Here are four key areas that can really help move the needle for business innovation in 2017.
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CIOs keep pushing ahead
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Can we achieve a better, more effective digital workplace? | ZDNet

Can we achieve a better, more effective digital workplace? | ZDNet | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
As a confluence of new apps and devices steadily flow into the enterprise, they're encountering a growing sense that the digital workplace has become too complex and fragmented to be properly effective. What can organizations do?
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The ongoing quest for dynamic, accessible & secure
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Secrets of Digital Leaders

Secrets of Digital Leaders | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Digital leaders view IT as more crucial to meeting their companies strategic goals, they re more globally integrated, and they are much more effective at information sharing across functions and regions.
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Is digital in your organization’s DNA?
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6 Key Predictions for the Digital Enterprise In 2017

6 Key Predictions for the Digital Enterprise In 2017 | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
Only 10 percent of organizations believed they could master digital transformation in 2016. That will change in 2017, driven by new employee transparency, changes in the office of the PMO, new ways of tracking project success, and the growth of IoT in the workplace.
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Get ready to deliver outcome specific success
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CVS Health CIO shares his formula for running an effective IT organization

CVS Health CIO shares his formula for running an effective IT organization | Data | Digital | Technology | Scoop.it
At CVS Health we have a framework that we’ve formed and embedded inside the IT organization that drives our culture and outcomes. It’s what I call the ACT framework, A-C-T, and it stands for accountability, collaboration, and tenacity. These three cultural and behavioral ingredients, combined with the right technology and the right process, make the recipe for running an effective IT organization.
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Cultivate collaboration, tenacity and accountability to overcome gaps.
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