Discover PerformanceHP Software's community for IT leaders // January 2013
The CIO’s guide to 2013
We asked technologists and thought leaders what needs to be top-of-mind for the CIO of today—and tomorrow. We also surveyed IT executives. Here’s what they said.
IT needs some ‘me time’
IT guru Gene Kim previews his business novel about a struggling IT department’s turnaround, and explains what IT executives should prioritize over “putting out fires.”
Evolving your SaaS strategy
HP Software CIO Saum Mathur says SaaS will be one of the biggest opportunities for IT leaders in the year ahead.
Big data: Do something with it
Autonomy’s chief architect says CIOs are less interested in buzzwords than in what analytics can do for them.
Philip Randles of IT service provider Steria discusses how a single global solution for change management accelerates time-to-market.
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Percentage of organizations currently using SaaS services. (An added 17 percent said they plan to adopt their first SaaS solutions.)1
Percentage of organizations using at least one type of public cloud service in a survey of 614 midmarket and large enterprises.1
Percentage, among information workers' total set of mobile and PC devices, that are used strictly for work. (60% of devices see both work and personal use.)2
Q: Which tech innovation value to enterprise IT is most underestimated?
A: What’s underestimated are the unique opportunities and challenges of serving an enterprise workforce. For instance, privacy concerns are a big deal for individual consumers but a lot less significant in the workplace. The real opportunity lies with those who understand the challenges of an enterprise environment and the importance of combining these four major converging forces: cloud, social, big data, and mobility.
— Ahi Gvirtsman, head of innovation, HP Software, on the Discover Performance blog
1 "2012 Public Cloud Computing Trends," Enterprise Strategy Group, March 2012
2 "Info Workers Using Mobile And Personal Devices For Work Will Transform Personal Tech Markets," Forrester Research Inc., February 2012