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Alan Feldman, Founder & CEO of Pegasystems

In this interview, Alan Trefler, discusses World Class IT Principle Four, IT & Business Partnerships. Some of the topics discussed include:

  • The evolution of business process management to digital process automation
  • Pegasystem’s Model-Driven platform
  • The value of “cloud choice” for customers
  • Pegasystems’ customer- driven acquisition strategy
  • The rational for Pegasystem’s decision to not pursue venture capital
  • Alan’s book: Build for Change: Revolutionizing Customer Engagement through Continuous Digital Innovation
  • How Alan’s passion for chess influenced his career path

    An Executive Recruiter’s Plea For CIOs To “Be The Business”

    Martha Heller, President of Heller Search Associates
    Peter High interviews Martha Heller, President of Heller Search Associates. They discuss her new book, Be the Business: CIOs in the New Era of IT, her views on the evolving role of the CIO, and a variety of other topics.

    Land O’Lakes CIO Mike Macrie Enables The Digital Farm

    Mike Macrie, CIO of Land O’Lakes
    Peter High interviews Mike Macrie, CIO of Land O’Lakes. They discuss his priorities, the trends he thinks will drive ongoing innovation at his company and in the industry more broadly, and a variety of other topics

    The Highest Paid CIOs In The United States

    The highest paid CIOs in the US
    Peter High notes some common themes across the most highly compensated CIOs in the United States.

    Gerri Martin-Flickinger Named First Ever CTO Of Starbucks

    Gerri Martin-Flickinger, Chief Technology Officer of Starbucks
    Peter High reports on updates to the career path of former Forum on World Class IT Interviewee Gerri Martin-Flickinger, former CIO of Adobe, as she joins Starbucks as Chief Technology Officer

    How CIOs Can Stake a Bigger Claim in the Business, by Peter High in CIO Insight

    Jay Levine, COO of Allianz
    The former CIO of Allianz Global Assistance reflects on his journey to the business side and the lessons it might provide to CIOs who aspire to a role beyond IT

    Canadian National Railway CIO’s First 100 Days Setting The Path To The Internet Of Things

    Serge Leduc, CIO of Canadian National
    Peter High interviews the CIO of Canadian National Railway, Serge Leduc, and discusses predictive analytics, business intelligence, and other areas of interest within the railway industry in Canada, among a variety of other topics

    Law Firm’s Global CIO Raises the Bar for IT, by Peter High in CIO Insight Article

    Mike Lucas, CIO of Hogan Lovells, talks about his role as Chief Information Officer
    Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, speaks with Mike Lucas, CIO of a leading legal services organization, about IT Strategy and his approach to the business of knowledge management and intellectual capital.

    Managing IT for a Diverse Portfolio of Business, by Peter High in CIO Insight Article

    Yuvinder Kochar, CIO of Graham Holdings Company(GHC), talks about how he manages IT for a number of diverse business holdings.
    Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, speaks with Yuvinder Kochar about IT strategy, an Saas model for IT, and how to manage a IT for a portfolio of businesses.

    FICO’s CIO Drives Cloud-Based Analytics, by Peter High in CIO Insight Article

    Tony McGivern, CIO FICO, talks about the transition to the cloud.
    Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, speaks with Tony McGivern about IT strategy and the change to cloud-based analytics. .