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How CIOs can lead for innovation
Three HP experts share what they’ve learned about how change-focused CIOs drive innovation in IT and the business.
Innovation in depth
Innovating to build the future of IT
HP Software’s head of innovation takes on one of IT’s biggest challenges: what innovation should look like, and how to instill it.
Innovation in action
How to match business innovation to IT stability
DevOps expert Damon Edwards discusses why IT leaders should neither resist innovation nor be a scapegoat when things go wrong.
CIOs and CFOs: Can this relationship be saved?
A Discover Performance webinar brings the two sides together to hash it out.
San Diego County drives
San Diego CIO Harold Tuck and others explain how a virtual private cloud frees the county’s juvenile court system from paper, providing instant access to millions of documents.
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Percentage of respondents who said they expect 50% or more of their IT services to be delivered in the cloud by 2014 (4% said 75% or more).1
Percentage of large enterprises (1,000+ employees) using SaaS services. (Only 40% of midmarket companies of 100–999 workers reported using SaaS.)2
Percentage of CIOs who say enabling business change is a focus for them.3
Q: How can enterprise IT create cost-effective innovation?
A: Look at your business landscape, evaluate your technology options, examine open source projects that fit your company strategy (customers, technology), and then participate. Firms can choose to either participate in open source projects (and benefit) or go the next step, and branch off open source projects to fit your core target customers or markets.
—Dinesh Srirangpatna, IDC analyst, on the Enterprise CIO Forum
1 “2012 State of Cloud Computing Survey,” Information Week, March 2012
2 “2012 Public Cloud Computing Trends,” Enterprise Strategy Group, March 2012
3 Harvey Nash CIO Survey 2011