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How Utility CIOs Can Lead the Shift to Digital Business

Published: 20 October 2015

ID: G00290792

Analyst(s): Randy Rhodes


The electric utility industry has begun the most significant transformation in its history. Utility CIOs who understand and plan for digital business will navigate this change successfully.

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Impacts and Recommendations

  • Consumer adoption of energy technologies will present utility CIOs with fluidly changing business expectations
  • Regulators are searching for a sustainable energy provisioning framework, forcing utilities to explore different business models
  • The fundamental transformation taking place will demand digital business leadership from utility CIOs
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