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Survey Analysis: CFOs' Top Imperatives From the 2013 Gartner FEI CFO Technology Study

Published: 02 May 2013

ID: G00247927

Analyst(s): John Van Decker


The 2013 Gartner Financial Executives International CFO Technology Study provides significant insight into CFOs' thinking about technology. Understanding how your IT organization compares with these important benchmarks provides an opportunity to improve your strategic IT plans.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • BI/Analytics Investment Will Address Many of the Technology Gaps/Deficiencies for the CFO
  • Plan for Improvements in BI and Business Applications
  • CPM Investments Must Continue to Be Emphasized, Despite Lower Forecast Demand
  • Leverage SaaS, Mobile, Big Data/Analytics and Social (the Nexus of Forces) as They Change the Technology Portfolio
  • Partnering With the CFO on Technology Is Critical
  • Take a Pace-Layered Approach to Your IT Portfolio
  • Methodology
  • Demographics

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