Gartner Research

Transform Midmarket IT Skills to Meet Future Demand

Published: 06 August 2014

ID: G00261549

Analyst(s): James Browning , John Rivard


Midmarket CIOs need to transform internal IT skills and redefine roles to support an array of emerging technology trends and dynamic business demands.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • The Primary Challenge: There Are Never Enough People in IT
    • If You Were Starting From Scratch and Were Told That You Could Only Have 10 People in Your IT Department Starting Tomorrow, What Skills Would You Hire to Best Support the IT Needs of Your Organization?
    • Shift No. 1: Make Everyone on Your IT Team a Versatilist
    • Shift No. 2: Make Everyone on Your IT Team a Decision Maker
    • Shift No. 3: Transition From IT Builder and Integrator to IT Broker

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