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The Age of Cyber-Cloud Networking
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Sandy Jacolow, CIO, Silverstein Properties

The Cloud, Internet of Things (IoT), Everything as a Service and implications of Cyber Security are transforming today’s network at a frenetic pace beyond the boundaries of Moore’s Law. Brian Solis best described this shift...

Leveraging College Interns as an Innovation Partner
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Vennard Wright, CIO, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC)

As Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), which is a public water utility serving 1.8 million customers in Maryland, I am ultimately responsible for providing the requisite leadership to transform...

Building Industry: You Dream It, We Make It!
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Krish Mani, CIO, JELD-WEN

Bridging the gap between technology and consumer experience We make windows and doors globally. The biggest technology challenge in the building industry is to help consumers experience virtually what they are buying for their home that is real...

Key Technologies Driving the Stampede to the Cloud
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Mark Bagley, VP, Innovation Scouting, BT

The stampede to cloud is the number one trend in today’s IT landscape. Why finance, buy, install, operate, maintain and protect your own IT infrastructure when you can rent everything? Security concerns about the cloud are passé. If...

Pressure to Change versus Staff Appetite for Change
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Douglas Duncan, CIO, Columbia Insurance Group

In my previous article, I introduced my leadership framework for building elite teams and provided a practical example of the newness of the leader versus organizational buy-in. My approach to developing leadership insights is to compare two...

Frustrations of a Healthcare CIO
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Mark Crandall, CIO, Consulate Health Care

As a national leading provider of senior healthcare services to 150 care centers in 15 states, Consulate Health Care has grown with a strong focus on patient needs. When I took the post as CIO back in 2014, my team was driven by company goals...

Cloud Networking: Lessons Learned from Compute
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Jeff Raymond, VP, EOS Software and Services, Arista Networks

As the industry sifts through the software defined networking (SDN) hype of the last few years, real use-cases have emerged for greater business agility through software control of the networking stack. Many of these use-cases were initially...

Seamless Integration into Networking Industry
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Robert Lewis, CIO, Assurant

Steps to take for innovating Networking Companies For most businesses today, it is about integration--seamless integration into industry leading productivity software and solutions. Today’s environment demands interoperability among many...

Next-Gen Wireless Trends Every CIO Needs to Know
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Dr. Derek Peterson, CTO, Boingo Wireless

Global IT spending will reach $3.7 trillion in 2018, up 4.5 percent from 2017, as the Internet of Things (IoT), big data, artificial intelligence, and blockchain drive growth, according to Gartner. At the center of new innovations impacting the...

Why Artificial Intelligence Will Empower the CIO
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Gregory B. Morrison, SVP & CIO, Cox Enterprises

Since the dawn of mainframe computing, CIOs have marshaled troves of data--gathering, using and protecting information to advance the company’s strategic objectives. As technology evolves, so do our methods. The widespread digitization of...

As Technology Industry Evolves, ERM Takes Active Role in Planning
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Ethan Harrington, Director, Insurance and Enterprise Risk Management, H&R Block

The digital world is expanding at such a rapid pace that we are required to not only increase resources, but also become more agile in addressing potential dangers for our organizations – even those not in the financial industry. It seems...

IT Turnaround: Strategic Rebuilding
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Eddie Ho, CIO, Los Alamos National Bank

Information technology is the center-point of all business operations. However, and far too often in the business world, IT basic needs never make it to the top of the list. Degeneration of IT is common in a wide variety of businesses due to...

VoIP Phone System Brings Exquisite Communications Makeover to MANA Products
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George Alexandrou, VP and CIO, Mana Products

Nowadays telephone technologies are in every aspect of our lives. The exponential growth of new information technologies during recent years has increased employees’ enthusiasm for improved communications and collaboration tools. Finding...

Creating a Tangible Impact through Collaboration
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Matt Schlabig, CIO, Worthington Industries

How would you describe the role of a CIO today? I spend less time today on technology and more time with our senior leaders understanding the needs of their business and how our team can drive positive business outcomes. Historical IT metrics...

Fostering a Spirit Of Collaboration Between IT And Business Leaders
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Sandy Jacolow, CIO, Silverstein Properties

How would you describe the role of a CIO today? In an age where personal computing has redefined the corporate world, today’s CIO embodies multi-dimensional thinking, while possessing “passionate curiosity” and...

Don't Do Digital Transformation Alone: A Checklist for Building Successful and Dynamic Technology Partnerships
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Jeff Meier, CIO, Fujitsu Americas

 As we progress through the age of digitally transforming business models that enable organizations to conduct global trade in a more and more efficient, innovative, and customer-centric manner, today’s CIO faces enormous challenges...

How Might We Use Design Thinking To Build Outcome- Oriented EMM Programs?
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Nate Andrews, Sr. Director Technology & Product Development, Mobile & Shopping, Internet Brands

The consumerization of IT services in the past 5-10 years has taken place with breathtaking speed. While it’s critical that IT accommodates a company’s critical talent retention and creative collaboration goals, failed EMM initiatives...

Enhancing Life in the City: Transition from IT-focused Decision- Making to Data-Driven Decision-Making
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Scott Cardenas, CIO, City and County of Denver

1. How would you describe the role of a CIO today? The role of a CIO is multifaceted. In 2017, CIOs must continually be engaged with the business to create a partnership in order to deliver services from anywhere, at any time, and...

An Opportunity to Focus on Transparent IT resources and Dollars
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Kim Barrier, VP & CIO, Amy's Kitchen

Role of a CIO Today Today, a CIO is first and foremost a business leader. Secondly, they should know a lot about technology and how to leverage it to support the business. A big part of my job is to solve problems across several business areas....

How and When Emerging Technologies Keep the Business Competitive
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Juanene Wong, CIO, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

1.How would you describe the role of a CIO today? I view the CIO role as a key stakeholder in the overall business strategy. The role has become increasingly complex as it ensures technology adoption strategy improves business processes...

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