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Implications of the 2015 CIO Survey for Infrastructure and Operations Leaders

Published: 02 March 2015

ID: G00273888

Analyst(s): Dave Russell, Mike Chuba


The 2015 Gartner CIO Survey creates multiple important implications for I&O leaders. I&O leaders must deliver advanced analytics, prepare for postnexus technologies, support pervasive mobility and consider the cloud in all IT deployment decisions.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Cloud is now a viable option for many IT services, requiring I&O leaders to expand the scope of systems as they actively consider to include those that are cloud-based
  • The mobile delivery and experience of IT systems, both for internal and external customers, is now a top concern in system design, requiring I&O organizations to shift priorities and skill sets
  • CIOs are recognizing the need for modern, advanced analytics and IT business value metrics, requiring new IT systems and ways of thinking
  • I&O teams need to prepare today to deploy Post-Nexus technologies, which are already on enterprise radar

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