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Chief information officers say hiring “deputies” to manage daily IT operations frees them up to work on strategic technology initiatives, meet with senior managers and customers, and attend industry events. In fact, not having a deputy, as one CIO has learned, can be a slog.
As digital business takes off, companies need new tools to assess the performance of websites, mobile apps, and more. Enter New Relic Inc., which played a role in salvaging HealthCare.gov and filed Monday for an IPO. Via the Wall Street Journal.
Chief information officers are struggling to find data scientists, those individuals with engineering and business skills, as well at the statistical savviness required to analyze and derive value from Big Data companies generate. Academic leaders are endeavoring to produce more data scientists by offering school programs that teach several disciplines, and encourage students to think [...]
Microsoft Corp., addressing a source of great customer frustration, has changed a long standing pricing model that underscored much of its early success. It is moving away from its complex system of licensing software based on the number of devices a customer has, and moving towards a new model based on people, which is more in [...]