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The Survivalist Scenario for Utilities Requires CIOs to Extend and Enhance Core Systems

Published: 25 July 2016

ID: G00308497

Analyst(s): Randy Rhodes


Utility CIOs in the survivalist scenario face a dynamic external environment while operating in an organization that demands proven technologies. They can succeed by extending their operational IT portfolio to help the business assimilate change.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Recognize When Conditions Support the Survivalist Scenario
    • External Environment
    • Innovation Posture
  • Take Ownership of Your Story
  • Focus on Three Areas
  • What Next?
  • Appendix

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