ITworld - Sounding Board http://www.itworld.com/blogs/views/recent/rss.xml/9469 en Create new corporate value http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/289877/create-new-corporate-value Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in on how to optimize infrastructure to meet changing business needs. Add your opinion and advice.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/289877/create-new-corporate-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/289877/create-new-corporate-value#comments Business IT Management Opinion Wed, 15 Aug 2012 20:08:09 +0000 CIO Executive Council 289877 at http://www.itworld.com Go beyond the lowest bidders to make your vendors into partners http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/279994/getting-more-business-value-out-vendors Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in how to reboot vendors&#039; mind-sets to get away from the same old outsourcing contracts.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/279994/getting-more-business-value-out-vendors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/279994/getting-more-business-value-out-vendors#comments Business IT Management Opinion CIO Executive Council Tue, 05 Jun 2012 19:28:06 +0000 CIO Executive Council 279994 at http://www.itworld.com Business leaders spearhead BI decisions http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/261904/business-leaders-spearhead-bi-decisions Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in on why they are putting IT in the background on business intelligence. Add your opinion and advice.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/261904/business-leaders-spearhead-bi-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/261904/business-leaders-spearhead-bi-decisions#comments Big Data Business Intelligence Data Center IT Management Software Opinion CIO Executive Council Sun, 25 Mar 2012 19:35:13 +0000 CIO Executive Council 261904 at http://www.itworld.com Measure the success of your IT-business partnerships http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/249472/measure-success-your-it-business-partnerships Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in on whether attempts to partner with the business are making a difference. Add your opinion and advice.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/249472/measure-success-your-it-business-partnerships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/249472/measure-success-your-it-business-partnerships#comments Business Career IT Management Opinion CIO Executive Council Mon, 13 Feb 2012 16:31:04 +0000 CIO Executive Council 249472 at http://www.itworld.com Encouraging users to embrace big business data http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/231297/encouraging-users-embrace-big-business-data Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in on encouraging users to embrace big business data. Add your opinion and advice.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/231297/encouraging-users-embrace-big-business-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/231297/encouraging-users-embrace-big-business-data#comments Business Business Intelligence Data Center Enterprise Software IT Management Tip big data CIO Executive Council Mon, 12 Dec 2011 13:00:00 +0000 CIO Executive Council 231297 at http://www.itworld.com Disaster recovery on a budget http://www.itworld.com/data-centerservers/219983/disaster-recovery-budget CIOs are always looking for disaster recovery options that don’t break the bank. Members from the CIO Executive Council share their tactics. Add your opinion and advice.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/data-centerservers/219983/disaster-recovery-budget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/data-centerservers/219983/disaster-recovery-budget#comments Data Center IT Management Networking Operating Systems Security Software Virtualization Tip CIO Executive Council disaster recovery Thu, 03 Nov 2011 19:54:09 +0000 CIO Executive Council 219983 at http://www.itworld.com Give users the virtual desktop they want http://www.itworld.com/virtualization/208337/give-users-virtual-desktop-they-want Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in on how to give users the best virtual desktop experience. Add your opinion and advice.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/virtualization/208337/give-users-virtual-desktop-they-want" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/virtualization/208337/give-users-virtual-desktop-they-want#comments IT Management Virtualization Opinion CIO Executive Council desktop virtualization vdi virtual desktop Thu, 29 Sep 2011 13:52:56 +0000 CIO Executive Council 208337 at http://www.itworld.com Securing data on all devices http://www.itworld.com/security/196277/securing-data-all-devices Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in on how to protect sensitive data on mobile devices. Add your opinion and advice. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/196277/securing-data-all-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/196277/securing-data-all-devices#comments Mobile & Wireless Security Opinion CIO Executive Council Tue, 23 Aug 2011 01:12:08 +0000 CIO Executive Council 196277 at http://www.itworld.com How to help employee career development with staff rotation http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/184039/how-help-employee-career-development-staff-rotation Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in helping employee career development with staff rotation. Add your opinion and advice.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/184039/how-help-employee-career-development-staff-rotation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/184039/how-help-employee-career-development-staff-rotation#comments Career IT Management Tip CIO Executive Council Sun, 17 Jul 2011 18:34:07 +0000 CIO Executive Council 184039 at http://www.itworld.com Using business intelligence to make better business decisions http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/170713/using-business-intelligence-make-better-business-decisions &quot;An important thing to remember for user buy-in is that you have to launch a BI program that is business-relevant and focused on a solving a pain-point or realizing a new benefit,&quot; says Sandeep Phanasgaonkar, CTO, Reliance Capital. In this installment of Sounding Board, Sandeep and other members of the CIO Executive Council weigh in on using BI to make an impact on the business.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/170713/using-business-intelligence-make-better-business-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/business-intelligence/170713/using-business-intelligence-make-better-business-decisions#comments Business Intelligence IT Management Software Tip BI CIO CIO Executive Council Fri, 03 Jun 2011 18:11:31 +0000 CIO Executive Council 170713 at http://www.itworld.com How to use social media to build customer loyalty http://www.itworld.com/business/163119/how-use-social-media-build-customer-loyalty Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in on how to use social media to build customer loyalty. Add your opinion and advice. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/business/163119/how-use-social-media-build-customer-loyalty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/business/163119/how-use-social-media-build-customer-loyalty#comments Business IT Management Tip CIO CIO Executive Council social media Mon, 09 May 2011 13:10:31 +0000 CIO Executive Council 163119 at http://www.itworld.com Executing a three-year total mobility plan http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/151801/executing-three-year-total-mobility-plan Members from the CIO Executive Council weigh in on executing a mobility plan. Add your opinion and advice.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/151801/executing-three-year-total-mobility-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/151801/executing-three-year-total-mobility-plan#comments IT Management Mobile & Wireless Best practice enterprise mobility Sun, 03 Apr 2011 20:18:36 +0000 CIO Executive Council 151801 at http://www.itworld.com How to turn an IT system into an external product http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/151793/how-turn-it-system-external-product CIOs share how they are learning to package, market and price their services<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/151793/how-turn-it-system-external-product" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/151793/how-turn-it-system-external-product#comments Business IT Management Best practice CIO Sun, 03 Apr 2011 20:13:22 +0000 CIO Executive Council 151793 at http://www.itworld.com Using enterprise transformation to grow business skills http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/151791/using-enterprise-transformation-grow-business-skills How CIOs are taking advantage of ERP implementations to create and improve partnerships between IT and business staff.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/151791/using-enterprise-transformation-grow-business-skills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/151791/using-enterprise-transformation-grow-business-skills#comments Business Career IT Management Best practice enterprise transformation Sun, 03 Apr 2011 20:01:30 +0000 CIO Executive Council 151791 at http://www.itworld.com How to encourage staff interaction through social media http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/151783/how-encourage-staff-interaction-through-social-media Enterprise collaboration tools need to be more than document-sharing repositories. These CIOs have found ways to get their people engaged. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/151783/how-encourage-staff-interaction-through-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-managementstrategy/151783/how-encourage-staff-interaction-through-social-media#comments Career IT Management Best practice social media Sun, 03 Apr 2011 19:42:02 +0000 CIO Executive Council 151783 at http://www.itworld.com