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Why Good Business Analysis Is a CIO’s Best Friend

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Business analysis is about improving business performance. It is the foundation for innovation, business agility, cost reduction, cyber security, and risk control. Good business analysis allows you to deliver better products and/or services to your customers, often through leveraging digital technology. Related Article: The Business Analyst’s Best Friend: The CIO To deliver a successful strategy…

The Power of Two: When CIOs and CMOs Work Together

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By: Jack Rosenberger The sometimes-difficult working relationship between CIOs and CMOs has received a useful infusion of advice and recommendations from Avanade, a business technology solutions company, which is promoting a new view of the traditional CIO-CMO relationship. Avanade has merged the CIO and CMO titles to create a new one—Chief Information Marketing Officer—which is…

5 Things CIOs Need to Know About Pinterest

CIO — Pinterest may be great for buzz and Website traffic, but what does it mean to your business? Here’s what every CIO should know about the popular social network. 1. Pinterest is still in its infancy. Pinterest, a social bulletin-board website, joined the social media field in 2010, and it’s still catching up. In late…

Alert Issued Over Plain Text Passwords in Some Super Micro Motherboards

IDG News Service — Tens of thousands of servers have a hard-coded, plain-text password that could yield remote access to a management interface for a server, according to a security researcher. The problem is within a baseband management controller (BMC) in the WPCM450 line of chips incorporated into motherboards made by Super Micro, wrote Zachary Wikholm,…