January 13, 2011
"Today, the IT infrastructure is the backbone and accelerator of a company's business transformation," explained Jean Cholka, CEO of the global IT services provider Freeborders. "Thereby, having the right leader in the IT organization in place is critical to a company's success."
January 12, 2011
Over the last year, we have seen five key trends emerge that will reshape the role of the CIO. Based on insights gleaned from customers, analysts and partners, Apptio believes that 2011 will inaugurate a decade of significant transformation for the CIO and IT. Read more: http://www.virtual-strategy.com/2011/01/12/2011-prediction-apptio#ixzz2KuVNMVAORead more at http://www.virtual-strategy.com/2011/01/12/2011-prediction-apptio#obD7eFCxtdF8gQGl.99
January 05, 2011
Increasingly, IT managers need to communicate the value of IT and reduce costs while maintaining quality. As a result, they need more visibility into the full costs of IT services to understand the cost burden placed on IT by specific business units. There are many methods for determining this “cost allocation” — the trick is finding the best approach to provide the most accurate data.