The CIO’s role is evolving rapidly, as author Thornton May explains in this video segment. Mobile computing, the cloud, analytics and social media all require leadership. Analytics, in particular, requires more CIO attention. At many companies, analysts drove the purchase and use of software independent of CIO involvement. With the need to eliminate data silos, the best companies “have a certain element of oneness,’’ May explains. The smart CIOs will build bridges to their analytic communities and work together.
Hear more in this video.