Gartner Research

How CTOs Can Help Their Organizations Exploit Business Moments

Published: 14 February 2018

ID: G00337555

Analyst(s): Don Scheibenreif


CTOs are vital to enable business innovation through technology in the era of digital business. This research provides insight on how EA and technology innovation leaders can help their organizations leverage business moments to drive digital business transformation.

Table Of Contents


  • Why Are Business Moments Important to Digital Business Transformation?
  • What Are the Key Business Capabilities and Technologies That CTOs Need to Foster to Exploit Business Moments?
  • How Can CTOs Help Their Organizations With the Technology Foresight to Plan for Business Moments?
    • Educate the Organization About Business Moments
    • Create the Technology Innovation Environment for Business Moments and Prioritize a Few Potential Scenarios
    • Build the Technology Platform Essential to Supporting the Business Moment Capabilities

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