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In Emerging Markets, CIOs Must Partner With the Business to Leverage Innovation

Published: 18 April 2013

ID: G00250677

Analyst(s): Cassio Dreyfuss


CIOs in emerging markets are challenged to equip the business with the best weapons to outdo the competition. However, they're generally under some level of restriction regarding the technologies that are available and the budget to pay for them. This research tells CIOs how to meet the challenge.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand IT's Key Role in Boosting Competitiveness
  • Focus New Opportunities Around the Nexus of Forces and Act Fast
  • Evangelize the Enterprise About IT-Based Business Innovation
  • Encourage All Business Areas (Including IT) to Bring Their Ideas
  • Scan the Scenario to Assess the Economics of Different Technologies
  • Keep a Strategic Focus and Manage Innovation Initiatives for Effective Results
  • Set Up the Processes to Keep the Flame of Innovation Alive
  • Leverage Local Advantages

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