Gartner Research

2017 CIO Agenda: A Canada Perspective

Published: 09 February 2017

ID: G00318369

Analyst(s): Chris Howard


According to the 2017 Gartner CIO Survey, Canada CIOs have made conservative progress in digital initiatives but are behind in modernizing legacy environments, preventing innovation at scale. With balanced cost optimization and investment priorities, Canadian organizations can accelerate progress.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Top, Typical and Trailing Performers
    • Government vs. Nongovernment Responses
    • Budgets Show Better-Than-Average Growth
    • Cost Optimization Is Multifaceted
    • Top Performers Participate in Digital Ecosystems
    • Technology Investments, Disruption and Suppliers
    • Barriers to Success
    • Alignment With Business Priorities
  • Methodology

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