The decision to move to the cloud should be based on comfort, resources, and the organization’s strategic vision, and not on outside opinions, according to CISOs Todd Bell and Sahan Fernando.
Rady Children’s Hospital CISO Sahan Fernando says, for people in his position, knowing technology is critical, but understanding and solving business problems is even more important.
If leaders only address the technology component – or the human component – without successfully marrying the two, patient matching will remain a pipe dream, according to CIOs Michael Martz and Albert Oriol.
For Albert Oriol, effective leadership comes down to four basic steps: setting the right vision, connecting the dots, listening to the team, and removing any obstacles in the way.
You don’t necessarily need a big budget to be able to run analytics; but you do need to be willing to “get creative and figure out how to use existing tools,” says CIO Albert Oriol.