Gartner Research

2018 CIO Agenda: A Malaysia Perspective

Published: 09 March 2018

ID: G00345492

Analyst(s): Adrian Lee , Ewan Perrin, Sid Deshpande


Amid reduced IT budgets and scarcity of talent for critical roles, Malaysian CIOs are entrusted with digital transformation more than global top performers. CIOs can master their role by understanding priorities, and increasing investments in cybersecurity and digitalization to position for growth.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Malaysian CIOs Focus Most on Growth and Market Share Across Asia
  • Pressured by IT Budget Reductions in 2018
  • Skills and Talent Remain a Challenge in Malaysia
  • Malaysian CIOs Are Trailing in Adoption of AI-Based Technologies and Cybersecurity
    • Summary
  • Methodology

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2021 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.