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March, 2010


March 30, 2010  1:14 AM

Security and the CIO

Posted by: Arun Gupta
engaging the CIO, information security, IT security, security policy, security solutions

Last month, many CIOs (including me) were subject to a barrage of security events—as if the world suddenly needed a lot more protection than it had in the past! CEOs, senior vice presidents and thought leaders suddenly seem to have descended upon the CIO, challenging the security postures of...

March 22, 2010  4:54 AM

Succession planning for the CIO

Posted by: Arun Gupta
CIO evolution, grooming CIOs, leadership and the CIO

Over the weekend, I was returning from a trip along with a score of other CIOs when an interesting debate started as the aircraft was taxied for take-off. In jest, a fellow CIO raised the question, “What would happen to the industry, our companies and the IT world at large, if the plane were to...

March 15, 2010  5:23 AM

Flood of invites, tsunami of events, and a flustered CIO

Posted by: Arun Gupta
engaging the CIO, IT Events, vendor CIO alignment

It is fairly evident that the economy’s achieved a turnaround. Most key indicators (including inflation) are heading north. The IT industry is also seeing an upswing, and increased spending from...

March 9, 2010  12:12 AM

What’s on the CIO dashboard?

Posted by: Arun Gupta
Annual Appraisal, CIO Dashboard, CXO dashboard, IT Metrics

March is a very interesting month for most Indian companies. This is the financial year end for a majority; it also brings to focus the ritual of performance appraisals. For a few, this is probably the only...

March 2, 2010  5:27 AM

Challenges of an upturn!

Posted by: Arun Gupta
Attrition, CIO challenges in good times, IT Teams, Organization challenges in good times, Talent retention

All the analysts have just wound up their discussion about the challenges faced during a downturn. There have been many stories, case studies, and insights on how to survive. In a few cases, the focus...


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