The upshot of this WSJ Journal guest blog by PwC analysts Chris Curran and Paul Blase is start small, don't fear failure and continually evaluate. I also like the urgency with which they say CIOs should start Big Data projects NOW:
"CIOs don’t have time for doubt-driven delays. They should start experimenting, expect to fail and know that the whole process will spark more questions that will need investigating. Our advice to CIOs: don’t limit yourself and don’t wait."
Many industries in the past few years have been roiled by change, changing business models and savage competition. CIOs can help weather this change, says Enterprise CIO Forum community manager John Dodge.
Many enterprises are looking to Managed Print Services (MPS) to help them better manage complex print environments. While MPS engagements help businesses optimize their infrastructure, manage their IT environment and improve overall workflow, the benefits of incorporating MPS into your enterprise extend beyond technology. MPS can help your organization reduce costs - both financial and environmental - lower the burden on IT staff and improve employee productivity.
Introducing and implementing an enterprise BYOD policy requires a thorough examination of several different factors, from allowed devices to supported user conveniences. Even with more mobile devices in the workplace, printed materials are still used across the enterprise, with an increasing number of these pages originating from mobile devices. According to IDC*, the “total U.S.
Take a look at about any office and there’s no question that that the number of mobile devices and cloud services used by employees have multiplied in recent years. The rapid expansion in the use of mobile devices is both a productivity boon and a complexity challenge --- especially when some products or services don’t work well with others.