CIO and information technology myths
10 commonly held myths about CIOs and information technology that if left unchallenged can mean missing the chance to create real value from IT investment.
Deloitte named a leader and “the gold standard” in IT organization redesign
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) is pleased to announce that Forrester Research Inc. has named Deloitte* a leader and “the gold standard” in IT organization redesigning in the analyst firm’s report The Forrester Wave™: IT Organization Redesign Consultancies, Q4 2012.
Independent research firm names Deloitte as a leader in Business Intelligence Services
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) announced today that Deloitte* has been recognized as leader in Business Intelligence Services by Forrester Research Inc., an independent technology & market research company,in its report The Forrester Wave™:Business Intelligence Services Providers, Q4 2012.
Technology Integration – sounds simple, right? But as we all know, technology devices (smart phones, laptops, tablets, desktop PCs, and more) are now being linked to everything from your supply chain to your global intranet to your knowledge management database. This constant connectivity has increased the amount of information available, changed infrastructure requirements, and necessitated a strategy to use it all well. And that's not so simple.
Through our network of global practitioners, we help clients' IT organizations solve business challenges through the integration of technology – as discrete services or comprehensive solutions.
Deloitte member firms offer both advisory and implementation services to help clients better manage their technology organizations and portfolio of technology assets. Our teams take an intense industry focus and work with business leaders to solve their toughest challenges through applied innovation – backed by worldwide resources and full-spectrum delivery.
Our Information Management offerings include:
- Business Intelligence
- Enterprise Content Management
- Enterprise Data Management
- Enterprise Information Management Strategy
- Performance Management Technology
Information Management Services
Deloitte member firms provide the Information Management (IM) solutions companies need to address key business challenges by unlocking the value buried deep in their data. We assist clients in designing, developing, and implementing technology and processes to enable efficient information capture, archival, analysis and distribution. Our practice helps to get the right information to the right people at the right time by turning mountains of data into valuable insight.
Our PA&I offerings include:
- Architecture Services
- Network Services
- Infrastructure Transformation
Platform Architecture and Infrastructure (PA&I) Services
Deloitte member firms' Platform Architecture and Infrastructure (PA&I) groups assesses, plans, designs, implements, and deploys technical architecture, network, and telecommunications services to solve the toughest IT architecture and infrastructure problems for our clients. We provide prepackaged solutions in support of IT optimization, to integrate business strategy and requirements with technology-based solutions to deliver increased value to our clients.
Our Systems Integration offerings include:
- Functional and Test
- Program Integration and Management
- Solution Integration
- Systems Development
Systems Integration Services
The Systems Integration practices of Deloitte member firms help clients bring focus to their toughest integration challenges across the technology lifecycle. We build and tailor applications to fit the needs of your business. From requirements to architecture, testing to deployment and beyond, we bring an integrated "whole company" perspective to every project.
Our Technology Advisory Services include:
- Enterprise Architecture
- IT Effectiveness
- IT Strategy and Alignment
Technology Advisory Services
Deloitte member firms' Technology Advisory practices create and sustain value at the intersection of clients' business and technology strategies. We provide services and tools for leading and managing Information Technology investments and operations. We leverage and apply emerging and innovative technologies (e.g. social business, mobility, analytics, etc.) to optimize business performance. Our combination of deep industry and technology expertise helps our clients realize strong competitive advantage as well as new business opportunities.
Five tips to improve the success rates of IT transformation projects
IT transformation projects are notorious for having high failure rates. Here are five practical tips that can help improve the likelihood of success.
The media headlines say it all – over budget, late and not delivering what was promised. From our experience working with clients to improve the ROI of their IT spend and rescuing projects that are off the rails, we see some common mistakes across most industry sectors – and these mistakes are avoidable.
In this short article, we explain five tips to improve the success rates of IT transformation projects.
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People make Deloitte one of the best places to work. What’s great about the people? That’s an easy answer. They are exceptional. Each person is unique and valued for that, among the best and brightest in the business, and takes pride in his or her achievements and the success of others.