With IT teams facing more scrutiny than ever before, CIOs and CIDOs face mounting pressures to ensure they’re making the right decisions and getting the most bang for the buck – all without pushing their teams to the brink, said our panelists during a recent discussion.
Although offering flexibility and expanding the hiring region can certainly help with recruiting and retaining IT talent, leaders need to “make their daily lives and jobs more meaningful,” said CIO Chris Akeroyd in a recent interview.
As more organizations consider cloud migration, leaders are finding that threat intelligence can play a critical role in securing data – but that’s not “where the magic happens,” said panelists Sahan Fernando, Chris Akeroyd and Chris Bowen during a recent panel discussion.
“Those are eye-opening conversations when people start to understand their consumption and hear the message that IT isn’t free,” said CIO Chris Akeroyd. In this podcast, he talks about how his team is improving the digital experience and the importance of strategic alignment.
The foundation for a successful application rationalization initiative isn’t in the technology, but rather, in “relationships and trust,” according to our panelists, who shared best practices during a recent webinar.