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Blueprinting our way to easier data

The mass of data ubiquity surrounding business systems is giving rise to an increasing number of templates and reference architectures that act as a new kind of ‘information blueprint’ for enterprises to shortcut their way to more...


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CTO Sessions: Jens Krueger, Workday

How do you align your technology use to meet business goals? "Technology is there to support the business goals, so you have to start with those."


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A new prescription for big data headaches in pharma-tech

Every industry runs on data. From oil rigs to bakeries and from finance to dressmaking, every business now has a responsibility to re-define itself as a data-centric software business. The pharmaceutical industry is no different. A...


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C-suite career advice: Yassine Zaied, Nexthink

What tips would you give to someone aiming for a c-level position? “Take on management responsibility as soon as you can, even if it’s just to manage one person.”


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Can European fintechs go global?

Achieving global scale in an era of competition and uncertainty.


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CIO Spotlight: Deidre Jonelle Cousins, GraceKennedy Ltd

What business or technology initiatives will be most significant in driving IT investments in your organisation in the coming year? "Business and artificial intelligence is one of the key drivers of efficiency and overall improved...


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Defying gravity - are Britain's digital tech export set to boom?

Tech Nation predicts a 35% increase in British tech exports in the next 5 years. So what underpins this prediction?


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Secret CSO: Richard Jones, Orange Cyberdefense

What conferences are on your must-attend list? "I really enjoy the big industry events, such as Infosec Europe, and for me the main draw is the quality of the speakers…"


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Business as unusual - how to lead differently in the workplace of the future

In a post-COVID setting, business leaders must recognise that it's vital to maintain the human touch - where people make decisions and share ideas instead of being tied down by algorithms.


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CTO Sessions: Pete Hirsch, BlackLine

What predictions do you have for the role of the CTO in the future? "The CTO of the future will be much more than a great technologist. The CTO must also be a great business leader..."


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Risk, measured: components of cyber risk

Why risk in the context of cybersecurity means more than simply the chance of something bad happening.


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C-suite career advice: Luis Miguel Lancos, Elavon Merchant Services, subsidiary of U.S. Bank

What are the most common mistakes made by candidates in an interview? "Candidates that are just looking for a job, and not searching for a job that is right for them…"


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Post-COVID CIOs are well placed for business change

Innovating with a reduced budget will become a high priority for tech leaders as the economy returns to health finds major annual CIO survey.


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CIO Spotlight: Jen Felch, Dell Technologies

Looking back with 20:20 hindsight, what would you have done differently? "I would have spoken up a more loudly and a more frequently."


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Gartner: accelerating AI deployments — paths of least resistance

Gartner Analyst, Melissa Davis, outlines how data and analytics leaders can remove the most common barriers to production and accelerate from AI prototypes to scalable solutions.