Gartner Research

Top 10 Issues for U.S. Federal CIOs in 2019

Published: 13 May 2019

ID: G00382024

Analyst(s): Rick Holgate, Cathleen Blanton


The ongoing dynamics of the U.S. federal government require CIOs to focus on technologies that promise near-term benefits and position IT to prove its mission relevance. Federal CIOs should tailor their digital and modernization journeys to accelerate value and benefits.

Table Of Contents


  • Focus on Mission Value
  • Fix What’s Broken
  • Evolve I&T Operating Model
  • Cloud
  • Automation for Operational Improvements
  • Advanced Analytics and Business Intelligence
  • Cybersecurity
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Digital Product Management
  • Digital Government Technology Platform

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