Jerry
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by Jerry Bishop
Of course that depends. It depnds on the comapny size and the dollar amount. On one extreme I know of a large regional...
jdodge
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by John Dodge
I'll take that as "no, enterprises do not need CIOs, Jerry." Can any company officer except the CEO sign off on a large...
Jerry
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by Jerry Bishop
I think there are two vectors for the driving forces behind the changing role of the CIO - the business vector and the...
jdodge
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by John Dodge
We've written a lot about the CIO becoming a "strategic service broker."
jdodge
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by John Dodge
I never heard it proposed that the CMO should take over all of IT. The CMO will rule over much of his or her own...
jdodge
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by John Dodge
Quite honestly, I think that is the answer. After years of IT telling me I could and could not do, I have the freedom...
Paul Kapustka
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by Paul Kapustka
I think the whole consumerization shift has taken some of the "mystery" out of the CIO role. I agree with Bill, I don't...
mdavis10
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by Martin Davis
You guessed!!!! Seriously though, as discussed elsewhere, Marketing should be a strategic partnership for the CIO...
Goddardd
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by Doug Goddard
I take it you don't think it is a good idea to put the head of marketing in charge of IT?
Goddardd
Why are there are so many discussions about changing the role of the CIO, if not replacing the position altogether?
Comment by Doug Goddard
Excellent point Bill. I always thought the creation of the CIO role was recognition of how important IT was even back...