Gartner Research

2017 CIO Agenda: A Latin America Perspective

Published: 09 February 2017

ID: G00318387

Analyst(s): Belkis Toledo, Freud Carvalho, Alvaro Mello


Many CIOs in Latin America have smaller budgets than global counterparts, but bimodal adoption is accelerating to prepare for the digital ecosystem surge. Economic conditions require business cost optimization and prioritizing value delivery with an external mindset on digital business initiatives.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Build Organizational Bench Strength Armed With an External Mindset
  • Latin America Context
  • Get Ready for the Digital Ecosystem Surge
  • IT Budgets Will Be a Challenge for Latin America, Particularly for Brazil
  • Focus Technology Planning on Interoperability
  • Center Leadership Practices on Mastering Ecosystems
  • Methodology
  • Definitions
    • Defining Top Digital Performers
    • Defining Digital Escape Velocity

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