Gartner Research

How CIOs Must Lead the Ethical Debate on Remote Employee Monitoring

Published: 09 July 2020

ID: G00727500

Analyst(s): Matt Hancocks , Helen Poitevin , Nader Henein

Summary

In response to COVID-19, many organizations shifted their employees to remote work. This presents challenges and is leading to calls for greater employee monitoring. CIOs are uniquely positioned to lead and transform the debate, but this must include ethical, as well as technical, considerations.

Table Of Contents

Overview

Introduction

Analysis

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2020 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.