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CIO Leadership in Governance, Strategic Execution and Operational Performance Primer for 2018

Published: 24 January 2018

ID: G00344148

Analyst(s): Monika Sinha , Darren Topham , Remi Gulzar , Debra Curtis


The need to support digital operations poses challenges and opportunities for CIOs. Mastery of governance, strategy and execution will be crucial to CIOs' success in meeting business demands and delivering agile operational performance at the speed of digital business.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • How can CIOs orchestrate IT governance and stakeholder management?
    • How do CIOs drive IT strategic execution and operational planning?
    • How do CIOs deliver the IT operational performance demanded by digital business?

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  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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