Gartner Research

2017 CIO Agenda: A South Korean Region Perspective

Published: 26 April 2017

ID: G00328341

Analyst(s): Andrew H Kim , Youn Choi, Elizabeth Kim


The Gartner 2017 CIO Survey shows that top-performing CIOs seize their ecosystem opportunities with a development focus centered on IT leadership, IT organization and technology capabilities. We provide a South Korean region perspective, highlighting where South Korean CIOs differ from their peers.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Forty-Five Percent of South Korean CIOs Participate in a Digital Ecosystem
  • Expectation of Outcomes From Digital Initiatives to Focus on Digital Channels and More Revenue
  • South Korean CIOs Are Investing in Business Intelligence and Analytics Technologies
  • South Korean CIOs Expect a Small Increase in IT Budgets in 2017
  • Funding and Skills Remain Challenging
  • In South Korea, In-House Sourcing of Critical Digital Components Is Uncommon
  • South Korean CIOs' Stakeholders Are Only Moderately Satisfied With IT's Performance
  • Methodology

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