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Top Challenges Facing I&O Leaders in 2017 and What to Do About Them

Published: 21 February 2017

ID: G00324370

Analyst(s): Dave Russell, Mike Chuba


The top issues that I&O leaders need to address include lower IT budgets, developing a cloud strategy, aligning with the business, modernizing legacy applications and talent management. The steps outlined in this research can improve I&O capabilities to more effectively support the digital business.

Table Of Contents


  • Developing a Private/Public/Hybrid Cloud Strategy
  • Aligning I&O to Business Outcomes
  • Modernize or Retire Legacy Applications
  • Finding and Retaining IT Talent

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