This Chief Information Officer (CIO) in today’s business is no longer merely the top tech guy. Increasingly, the CIO is responsible for providing the analytics for the company’s most important strategic decisions. Furthermore the data applications are driving the very products and services (down to analyzing medical devices). Here’s a FRONTcover story about the expansion of analytics in the healthcare industry and where it all might be heading.
Particularly in the institutional environment and with big data corporations, there is so much at stake and so much for the CIO to do, that many of them are shouting out another usage of the acronym:
“Coffee Is Overdue!”