How CIOs need to adapt or die in the world of digital transformation
There is a tectonic shift happening in IT. Or to be more specific, there is an irreversible change occurring in who drives and controls IT spend. According to Gartner, today around 83% of all IT spend is controlled by the CIO or his/her reports. Within three years, the picture will be very different, at least half of all IT spend will happen at individual business unit level.
To put it another way, by 2020 the CIO will at best control just 50% of the total IT spend across the organisation.
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