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China Summary Translation: '2017 CIO Agenda: A China Perspective'

Published: 27 March 2017

ID: G00326313

Analyst(s): Owen Chen


As more Chinese enterprises are joining digital ecosystems, Chinese CIOs are facing challenges in technology, organization and leadership. The 2017 Gartner CIO Survey provides insights that Chinese CIOs can use to address these challenges and master the CIO role in the digital era.

Table Of Contents



2017 CIO Agenda: A China Perspective

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Get Ready for the Digital Ecosystem Surge
    • Scale the Digital Ecosystem
    • Expect More Budget Increases in IT and Digitalization
  • Focus Technology Planning on Interoperability
    • Invest More in Digitalization as Fewer Resources Are Needed for Current Application Systems
    • Make Digital Technology a Priority
  • Build Organizational Bench Strength Armed With an External Mindset
    • Enhance the Relationship With the Business to Gain Support for Attracting Talent
    • Allocate More Budget to Bimodal IT as Adoption Is Increasing
  • Center Leadership Practices on Mastering Interdependence
    • Understand and Mirror Business Priorities
    • Support and Drive IT-Enabled Business Innovation
  • Methodology

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