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CIO Futures: The IT Organization in 2030

Published: 17 October 2016

ID: G00305657

Analyst(s): Jackie Fenn , Jenny Beresford


The IT domain in 2030 will evolve out of today's agile practices and professional services models. CIOs will organize a fluid arrangement of teams charged with turning ideas into reality.

Table Of Contents


  • Artifact From the Future: Jiaying's IT Organization for 2030
    • The IT Organization in 2030 Is Composed of Self-Managing, Largely Autonomous Pods
    • The IT Organization in 2030 IT Is an Innovation and Enablement Hub for External and Internal Products and Services
  • Differences in the CIO Organization 2030 Compared With 2016
  • Potential Inhibitors to This Scenario
  • Recommendations to CIOs in 2016

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