How CIOs Need to Become Enablers Rather that IT Gatekeepers When it Comes to Adopting Cloud Technologies
More than two-thirds of organisations admit that unauthorised cloud applications are being implemented without IT’s knowledge or involvement.
There is also very often an organizational problem that set trip wires around the IT department.
Many corporations see IT as a cost and not as business development. A cost center that is organized under the CFO and finance where it really should be seen as a business development tool, especially where business is becoming digital and global. Of course, there are costs, maintenance and operations in IT but if your CIO and IT only has an introvert and not market focus, you will never take the lead in the rapid generation shift in business going digital and cloud.
If your board doesn’t understand the shift to digital market and operations, your bottom line will be hurt. Especially if you competitors understands this.
The post How CIOs Need to Become Enablers Rather that IT Gatekeepers When it Comes to Adopting Cloud Technologies appeared first on Apptimate.