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Watch for Two Pitfalls on the Way to Your Industry Vision

Published: 11 October 2016

ID: G00314085

Analyst(s): Jorge Lopez , Kristin Moyer


Most enterprises will set their digital business strategy through an industry vision. CIOs can help realize that vision faster if they avoid focusing too much on technology and ensure that the IT organization understands the approach.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • If CIOs focus too much on technology, it will slow digital business progress
    • Recommendations
  • Because of CIOs' unique position in the organization, explaining what an industry vision requires will fall to them
    • Recommendations

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