What does the CEO expect from technology and the CIO? "I can tell you in one word," is Zoaib Hoosen's response to the question under investigation at the latest meeting of the CIO Council. And Microsoft South Africa's MD single-word answer? Simply, 'more'.
"The CEO expects more from the CIO. The CIO has their day job, but now more responsibilities are being added to that," he says.
Citing the recent geopolitical shifts, how digital technology is impacting how we live, work and play, and the rise of the age of the customer as just a few factors, Hoosen believes the CIO needs to be attuned to customer needs, the business strategy, and digital transformation, or risk being left behind.[Full Story.]
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Last updated: 29 November 2016