Over the last decade, changing technology landscapes have created new challenges for CIOs and IT leaders. The distributed computing in the cloud from business applications to data everywhere has made the technology landscape and architecture more complex than ever before. The results of the digital lift and shift to the cloud and subscriptions to software have placed more responsibility on CIOs' shoulders for governance and resource alignment. Now the patience for modernization is running out and it requires bolder moves to streamline processes to not just simplify but create sophisticated cloud computing architectures. It is obvious that the challenges of being a CIO and IT leader in this era have never been more difficult. Here is how we can help address the five challenges of the modern CIO and IT leaders.
"I need to further align our technology portfolio to the business strategy and needs."
With decades of experience in the technology industry, and our market coverage and research of over 800 vendors across 75 areas of expertise and focus, our team of subject matter experts and technology analysts can help you and your team in meeting the various business needs.
"I need a better understanding of the technology industry and changing landscape of software vendors and products used today or being evaluated for tomorrow."
By utilizing our decades of experience and research insights on technology vendors, we provide immediate answers or research to help identify vendors' strengths and weaknesses that can impact your organization.
"I need to cycle our digital innovation in the organization continuously and ensure that the technology meets the requirements of today and tomorrow."
With knowledge of existing and upcoming products and technology, we provide the ability to determine how to use today’s investments and ensure the value of a business is achieved.
"I need routine collaboration to be certain the technology strategy is continuously optimized to ensure our effectiveness and alignment with the business."
We provide the access to discuss and critique vendors and direction based on our expertise and weekly review of vendors and their products sourced from being a technology research firm that provides strategic direction in the shortest turnaround time.
"I need to optimize the technology roadmaps across IT and business with the knowledge of business processes and digital modernization."
Through ideation and validation, we can help optimize the technology roadmap to ensure it can meet the goals and requirements for maximum value to the organization using our subject matter expertise across business and IT.
To help CIO and IT Leader professionals succeed, we provide consulting, advisory, research, and education (CARE) services that can help through workshops, advisory, and assessment services. Unlike other analyst firms, we provide the Ventana eXperience and resources that provide accessibility and truly become an extension of your team.
Our workshops are a half-day session facilitating alignment from your current situation to your desired state, bring our expertise as relevance to impact your organization.
Our advisory service provides objective outside-in expert guidance to your plans in a dynamic and structured manner to help innovate and execute your technology strategies.
Our strategy and technology assessments evaluate and assess existing and new technologies and vendors in a structured manner that best meets your IT and business needs for your organization.
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