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2017 CIO Agenda: Global Perspectives on Seizing the Digital Ecosystem Opportunity

Published: 10 February 2017

ID: G00318306

Analyst(s): Andy Rowsell-Jones , Jan-Martin Lowendahl , Chris Howard , Tomas Nielsen


This research compilation provides CIOs with a global perspective on our analysis of responses to the 2017 Gartner CIO Survey. We compare and contrast different geographic regions and industries, enabling CIOs to better understand the global landscape and their relative position within it.

Table Of Contents


  • Enterprises Around the Globe Look to Invest in and Explore Digital Ecosystems to Continue Their Digital Business Transformation Journey
  • Technology Spending Continues to Focus on BI/Analytics and Cloud Services as Technology Spending Matures
  • Despite Skills Gaps Within Their Organizations, CIOs Continue to Expand Their Use of Bimodal IT
  • As Leaders, CIOs Are Aligning With the Strategic Business Priorities — While Keeping a Focus on Efficiencies

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