Gartner Research

2018 CIO Agenda: A France Perspective

Published: 29 May 2018

ID: G00346752

Analyst(s): Patrice Delecluse, Ed Gabrys


The Gartner 2018 CIO Survey shows that the CIO is changing from a delivery executive to a business executive. Here, we analyze survey results from France, with insight into how French CIOs differ from their peers.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • The Digital Conversation Has Reached the Business Executive Level, and So Should the CIO
  • France's Economy Has Recovered and Companies Are Looking to Grow, but IT Budgets Have Not Kept Up
  • Digital Technologies Are Playing a Role in BI/Analytics and AI
  • Cybersecurity Threats Continue to Increase
  • Digital Security, IoT and AI Top the Emerging Technologies List
  • Scaling of Digital Business Into Ecosystem Participation Necessitates New Roles in IT
  • CIOs Must Scale the Wall Between Digital Aspiration and Reality
  • Culture and Talent Are the Biggest Barriers to Digital Business Scaling
  • Independent Multidisciplinary Digital Teams Predominate in Top Performers
  • France's CIOs Are Seeing Less Change Than Global Peers in Role and Responsibility
  • CIOs Are Adopting Roles and Responsibilities That Drive Growth
  • Methodology

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