Sarah K. White

Senior Writer

Sarah White is a senior writer for CIO.com, covering IT governance, hiring & staffing, and IT jobs.

CISA certification guide: Certified Information Systems Auditor explained

CISA certification guide: Certified Information Systems Auditor explained

If you want to demonstrate your knowledge, abilities and skills for IT auditing, the CISA certification from the ISACA is a great place to start.

What is a business intelligence analyst? A role for driving business value with data

What is a business intelligence analyst? A role for driving business value with data

The business intelligence analyst role is highly analytical and requires a balance of IT, communication and problem-solving skills.

15 data science certifications that will pay off

15 data science certifications that will pay off

Looking to get ahead as a data scientist? Earning one of these data science certs will help you stand out in one of the hottest careers in IT.

What is an IT auditor? A vital role for risk assessment

What is an IT auditor? A vital role for risk assessment

An IT auditor is responsible for analyzing and assessing an organization’s technological infrastructure to find problems with efficiency, risk management and compliance.

10 IT certs paying the highest premiums today

10 IT certs paying the highest premiums today

Looking for the next hot IT certification to add to your resume? According to data from Foote Partners, these 10 IT certifications increased the most in value in the past year.

10 IT skills paying the highest premiums today

10 IT skills paying the highest premiums today

From ERP and compliance to data visualization, these 10 IT skills grew the most in market value over the past year, according to data from Foote Partners.

What is TBM? A framework for driving value and innovation in IT

What is TBM? A framework for driving value and innovation in IT

In offering guidance and best practices for IT-business alignment, the technology business management (TBM) framework can help your organization better understand IT’s value, increase collaboration and give deeper insights into IT...

What is COBIT? A framework for alignment and governance

What is COBIT? A framework for alignment and governance

COBIT is an IT management framework developed by the ISACA to help businesses develop, organize and implement strategies around information management and governance.

IT executive skills and salaries for today’s top IT roles

IT executive skills and salaries for today’s top IT roles

Information technology has spread across the business, and it only stands to grow larger as companies adopt more technology in service of business goals. Here are the best locations, average salaries and popular skills for the top IT...

What is SWOT analysis? A strategic tool for achieving objectives

What is SWOT analysis? A strategic tool for achieving objectives

SWOT analysis can help your business identify what it’s doing right and what needs to change in the organization — and the process is surprisingly simple.

7 business analyst certifications to advance your analytics career

7 business analyst certifications to advance your analytics career

Business analysts blend data skills and business acumen to the benefit of analytics-driven organizations. Here are seven noteworthy certs to help you get ahead as a business analyst.

What is CGEIT? A certification for seasoned IT governance professionals

What is CGEIT? A certification for seasoned IT governance professionals

CGEIT is a vendor-neutral certification designed for IT professionals responsible for managing IT enterprise governance to validate their skills in the field.

The 13 most in-demand tech jobs for 2019 — and how to hire for them

The 13 most in-demand tech jobs for 2019 — and how to hire for them

From data scientists to developers to engineers, the battle for the best IT talent will wage on next year. Here’s what to look for (and what to offer) when hiring for the 13 most in-demand jobs for 2019.

What is an automation engineer? A growing role to address IT automation

What is an automation engineer? A growing role to address IT automation

Companies are starting to automate business, IT and development processes, and they’re looking for IT automation engineers to help develop, test and implement automation technology.

ServiceNow certification guide: Mastering ITSM

ServiceNow certification guide: Mastering ITSM

ServiceNow offers technical management support to large IT operations, with a focus on the help desk and ITSM. Its three certification paths will help validate your skills with this rising IT platform.

Top 10 data science master’s degree programs

Top 10 data science master’s degree programs

Thinking about getting your master’s degree in data science? Here are ten of the top schools with data science degrees worth pursuing.

12 certifications for enterprise architects

12 certifications for enterprise architects

Enterprise architect is a vital, growing role for aligning IT strategy with business goals. Whether you’re interested in cloud, applications, software or systems, an enterprise architecture certification can boost your career.

10 must-have skills for ITSM pros

10 must-have skills for ITSM pros

If you work in IT service management, these are the 10 skills you’ll need in order to be successful in the years ahead.

What is enterprise architecture? A framework for transformation

What is enterprise architecture? A framework for transformation

Enterprise architecture is the process by which organizations standardize and organize IT infrastructure to aligns with business goals. These strategies support digital transformation, IT growth and the modernization of IT as a...

What is SCOR? A model for improving supply chain management

What is SCOR? A model for improving supply chain management

The supply chain operations reference (SCOR) model helps businesses evaluate and perfect supply chain management for reliability, consistency and efficiency.

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