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Survey Analysis: CIOs Must Be Fully Aligned With the Business to Maximize IoT Success

Published: 27 April 2017

ID: G00325323

Analyst(s): Nathan Nuttall


Nearly one-third of IoT initiatives are now being led by CIOs, as the technology side of organizations attempt to rationalize IoT business objectives, architecture and execution. CIOs must continue to expand their influence and collaborate with peers to maximize IoT outcomes.

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Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • CIOs Are the Most Often Cited Primary Leader for IoT Initiatives
  • CIOs Not Only Are Leading the Technical Implementation of IoT Initiatives, but Are Also Setting the Strategy, Defining Objectives and Leading Ongoing Operations for IoT
  • Methodology
  • Definitions

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