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The Nine Areas of Technology Expertise That Leading CIOs and Senior Executives Should Invest In

Published: 05 October 2016

ID: G00308400

Analyst(s): Diane Morello


Which areas of expertise should CIOs and senior executives invest in to build competitive advantage? Gartner's research into IT skill transformation reveals nine areas of technology expertise that will intensify the quest for talent and pave the way to competitive leadership.

Table Of Contents


  • Setting the Stage
  • The Nine Areas of Technology Expertise CIOs Should Invest In
    • Physical World
    • Software World
    • Scalable Infrastructure World
  • What Investment Will Look Like Across the Technology Domain
  • The Talent and Sourcing Challenges Have Room to Grow

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