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In Your Rush for Mode 2, Don't Forget Four Foundational Practices

Published: 14 July 2017

ID: G00327477

Analyst(s): Donna Scott , George Spafford


As CIOs rush to put Mode 2 capabilities in place, they must not overlook key foundational concepts or most gains will be short-lived. This research identifies four practices that CIOs must implement and evolve in order to keep their bimodal momentum going.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Optimize Organizational Agility and Learning
  • Drive Collaboration Between Teams With Shared Skills and Performance Metrics
  • Apply Prebuilt Infrastructure, Operations, Platform and Security Components
  • Manage Technical Debt

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