Gartner Research

How CIOs Need to Prepare for Exploring and Pioneering Strategy and Organization in the Digital Economy

Published: 25 February 2014

ID: G00259977

Analyst(s): John Mahoney, Lee Weldon , John P. Roberts


This research outlines implications for strategy and organization that CIOs and other enterprise leaders must address in exploring and pioneering the emerging digital industrial economy. They need innovative approaches combined with an unwavering attention to maintaining operational performance.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Key Questions for Exploring and Pioneering in Relation to Strategy and Organization
    • How Should CIOs Strategize to Identify and Achieve the Intended Outcomes?
    • How Can CIOs Identify Opportunities and Points of Value Extraction From These Newly Discovered Territories?
    • How Should CIOs Organize Technology in the Formal IT Organization and the Enterprise as a Whole to Deliver the Outcomes Required as the Digital Industrial Economy Develops?

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