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2016 CIO Agenda: A Higher Education Perspective

Published: 19 February 2016

ID: G00297528

Analyst(s): Jan-Martin Lowendahl


As digitalization deepens, higher education institutions need to manage increasing threats to their business and operating models. Applying an organizational, five-layer, platform approach focused on flexibility helps manage the digital change.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • The Digital Opportunity — Executing in the Age of Digitalization
  • Power of the Platform
    • Value Platform
    • Leadership Platform
    • Talent Platform
    • Delivery Platform
    • Technical Platform
  • Bringing It Together: Linking the Value and Technical Platforms
    • 1. Interlocking Platforms
    • 2. Focus on Flexibility
  • Bottom Line
  • Methodology

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