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Three actions CEOs can take to get value from cloud computing

– Leaders need to accelerate their journey to the cloud in order to digitize quickly and effectively in the wake of COVID-19.
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Agile, reliable, secure, compliant IT: Fulfilling the promise of DevSecOps

– By integrating security into DevOps, companies can step up the speed and frequency of software releases without compromising controls or increasing risk.
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After the first wave: How CIOs can weather the coronavirus crisis

– Chief information officers must act swiftly to manage IT through the pandemic in a pragmatic way.
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Managing the fallout from technology transformations

– Companies may be postponing further evolution of their technology organizations, a survey finds. Yet they should take heart: investing in these changes will likely pay off—and may be nothing short of essential to their competitiveness in the future.
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The CEO’s new technology agenda

– Technology performance has become critical to business success. Here’s how a CEO can focus the technology function on a company’s strategic priorities.

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Global capability centers in the next normal

– Companies with large global operations had to respond quickly to COVID-19. Now their short-term fixes are turning out to offer... longer-term opportunities.
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Reducing data costs without jeopardizing growth

– Organizations are leaning on data insights more than ever to cope with the pandemic’s fallout. But with most companies in... resiliency mode, how can they ramp up data efforts while managing data costs?
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To lead in the postcrisis tomorrow, put leadership and capabilities in place today

– Amid the crisis, companies have learned to work faster and manage better. Strategies that continually refresh those lessons through... people will define winners in the post-COVID-19 era.
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Transition to the next normal: Enhancing cybersecurity in the Iberian Peninsula

– Remote work and more-sophisticated attackers are challenging cybersecurity for companies in Spain and Portugal. Here’s how... they’re upgrading their defenses.
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Growing an incumbent by building a new business: A conversation with True Digital’s Bernd Vindevogel

– Building and scaling a corporate spin-off requires striking a critical balance between growing as an independent entity while... serving the needs of the parent organization, according to the chief analytics officer at True Digital Group.
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COVID-19 crisis shifts cybersecurity priorities and budgets

– Cybersecurity technology and service providers are shifting priorities to support current needs: business continuity, remote work,... and planning for transition to the next normal.
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Three actions CEOs can take to get value from cloud computing

– Leaders need to accelerate their journey to the cloud in order to digitize quickly and effectively in the wake of COVID-19.
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A dual cybersecurity mindset for the next normal

– As companies extend commitments to remote workforces, cybersecurity teams need to address new risks while helping create business... value in the next normal.
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Designing data governance that delivers value

– Follow these principles to shift from a data-governance model of loosely followed guidelines to one that makes the most of digital... and analytics.
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Accelerating analytics to navigate COVID-19 and the next normal

– Organizations are standing up analytics capabilities in a matter of weeks to inform business responses to COVID-19 challenges... and prepare for the future. Here’s how.
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Modernizing technology in the service of the customer

– At McDonald’s, the building blocks in a modern technology platform are personalization, strategic acquisitions, and agile... operations.
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Cybersecurity in a digital era

Even before the advent of a global pandemic, executive teams faced a challenging and dynamic environment as they sought to protect their institutions from cyberattack, without degrading their ability to innovate and extract value from technology investments.

Over the past year, we’ve sought to publish cybersecurity articles in various areas that will help senior executives consider their options and make pragmatic decisions about how to move forward in making the right tradeoffs in managing technology risks.

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