ME PoV Fall 2013 issue
A CIO’s survival guide
Despite a grand entrance into the technology arena, cloud computing has become a point of contention in some organizations. While some department leaders have bypassed their trusted IT departments completely and procured services directly from cloud providers to address immediate needs – claiming reduced costs, faster time to market and improved user experience – some CIOs are not convinced. So how does a CIO survive and remain relevant within the organization if the cloud is viewed as a threat to their existence? Embrace the cloud and evolve your value proposition.