Leading CIOs today are deeply involved in cloud implementation, applying cloud-based innovation to transform the enterprise and provide strategic differentiation Using public, private, or hybrid clouds, infrastructure as a service (IaaS), software as a service (SaaS), or a combination of these cloud-service models, CIOs are reshaping their IT shops into engines for service delivery.
Cloud services provide the means to manage the challenges and take advantage of the opportunities presented by big data, consumerization, and other mega-forces Cloud services can help you deliver business value, whether you’re the CIO of a company, government agency, healthcare delivery network, university system, global nonprofit, or some other organization.
This edition of the “New CIO Agenda” offers guidance to advance your cloud innovation strategies. In preparing for this issue, our team fanned out across Intel, gleaning insights from executives, technologists, and visionaries who are driving current and future solutions We talked with Intel’s own IT leaders and reached beyond Intel to include stories of how other organizations are moving forward In this issue, we discuss:
- The changing landscape
What trends and issues are shaping cloud services and transforming IT? How does Intel’s CIO view the opportunities?
- End-to-end strategies
From the data center to the consumer-influenced employee, how do you build a secure foundation for cloud-based innovation? What technologies can help?
- Innovation in action
How are healthcare leaders using cloud services to improve care and drive medical advances? What innovations is Intel IT focusing on? How does the safety science company, UL, utilize consumer-influenced client strategies to benefit their business, IT, and employees?
- Accelerating the future
What Intel research will drive the next generation of cloud-based innovation?