What cloud computing is doing for emerging markets

Software development is starting up in countries previously unassociated with information technology, providing an opportunity for economic growth in emerging markets

Poor IT integration leads to M&A failures

Successful integration of IT systems can make or break mergers and acquisitions, no matter how good the business prospects

What is the role of a CIO today?

CIO chief information officer role

No longer confined to delivering IT, the chief information officer can now play a central role in formulating business strategy

Top qualities of future chief information officers

A new generation of chief information officers are transforming their organisations with exciting technologies emerging from the digital era

CIOs at the heart of digital shift

Staircase

Chief information officers have a pivotal role to play in a digital data-driven era when their performance can make or break an organisation

Magnificent seven are UK’s IT hotshots

stars

Meet the industry trailblazers transforming their sectors. From the British Army’s first chief information officer to cracking the role of newspapers in the digital age, here are seven pioneers redefining the job

Protecting brand reputation in the wake of a cyber attack

A brand’s reputation can be the biggest casualty in a cyber attack, evidenced by high-profile resignations of company executives and plummeting share prices in the aftermath of a data security breach

Companies caught in cyber warfare crossfire

If governments and rogue states go to war in cyberspace, companies big and small can become targets as state-sponsored cyber warriors attempt to cause chaos