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China Summary Translation: '2018 CIO Agenda: A China Perspective'

Published: 24 April 2018

ID: G00355511

Analyst(s): Owen Chen


Chinese CIOs are under rising internal and external pressures to meet digitalization expectations, and need to quickly deliver and scale digital successes. The 2018 Gartner CIO Survey provides insights that CIOs in China can use to pre-empt disruption, define the new job and live the new job.

Table Of Contents



2018 CIO Agenda: A China Perspective

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Pre-empt Disruption
    • The Scaling of Digital Business Is Driving Changes to the CIO Job
    • The Future of Growth Is Not What It Was
  • Define Your New Job
    • CIOs Expect Their Jobs to Change
    • The Relationship Between CIOs and Executives Is Changing
  • Live Your New Job
    • IT Organizations Are Prepared for Change
    • Rebalance Technology Portfolio
  • Methodology

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