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2018 CIO Agenda: CIOs in Brazil Must Take Action to Claim a Protagonist Position

Published: 09 March 2018

ID: G00346748

Analyst(s): Cassio Dreyfuss , Belkis Toledo


Brazilian CIOs have long been pushed to do more with less. Years of restraint slowed the advance of IT in the country but digital transformation has now become a business imperative. Extreme creativity, with equally extreme focus and discipline, are the biggest challenges for CIOs in Brazil in 2018.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

  • Brazil Approach to Analysis
  • Brazil Scenario

Data Insights

  • Finding No. 1. Digital Advances Are Slow, and Brazil's Competitiveness Is Challenged
  • Finding No. 2. Plans for Emerging Technologies Show Strong Alignment With Other Regions
  • Finding No. 3. There Is Modest Growth in IT Budgets in Brazil, but They Are Still Far Behind Other Regions
  • Finding No. 4. The IT Organization Must Transform Itself to Orchestrate Business Transformation
  • Finding No. 5. Brazilian CIOs Must Put People, Talent and Skills at the Core of Digital Transformation
  • Finding No. 6. Brazilian CIOs Are Well Aware That Their Job Will Significantly Change
  • Methodology

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