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CIOs Must Shape the Current IT Environment for Bimodal Success

Published: 23 March 2015

ID: G00274001

Analyst(s): Suzanne Adnams , Kristian Steenstrup


CIOs must shape the current IT environment into a capable bimodal organization to ensure that both modes work together, leveraging the strengths of each to achieve enterprise business objectives.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Define, Communicate and Reinforce the Distinct Roles and Capabilities of Mode 1 and Mode 2
  • Develop Performance Goals for the Bimodal Organization
  • Cultivate a Professional Environment and Trust Culture
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix
    • How to Develop a Pace Layer Application Strategy

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