Tag Archives: Cloud computing

Forbes Board Level CIO Series: Ralph Szygenda, Former Group VP and CIO at General Motors

CIOs on Boards
Ralph Szygenda, Former Group Vice President and CIO at General Motors, the American multinational Automotive giant, discusses his rise to and role as a Board level CIO with Metis Strategy.

Forbes Board Level CIO Series: Brian Bonner, CIO of Texas Instruments

CIOs on Boards
Brian Bonner, Chief Information Officer of Texas Instruments, a $13 billion dollar semi-conductor company, discusses his rise to and role as a Board level CIO with Metis Strategy.

Forbes Board Level CIO Series: Helen Cousins, CIO of Lincoln Trust Company

CIOs on Boards
Helen Cousins, Chief Information Officer of Lincoln Trust Company, a leading national provider of trust and custodial services, including open architecture 401(k) plans, discusses her rise to and role as a Board level CIO with Metis Strategy.

Forbes Education Technology Innovation Series: Nic Borg, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder of Edmodo

Online Education
Nic Borg, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder of Edmodo, a privake K-12 classroom communication tool, discusses World Class IT principle one, People, and principle four, IT & Business Partnerships with Metis Strategy.

Aaron Levie Offers Insights Into Box’s Strategy And Previews BoxWorks, article in Forbes

Consumerization of IT
Aaron Levie, CEO and Co-Founder of Box, a leader in online file sharing and cloud content management, discusses World Class IT principles as they apply to his firm with Metis Strategy. He also discusses themes for Box’s upcoming user conference and how his company retains the competitive edge in the industry.

Forbes Beyond CIO Series: Asiff Hirji, T.D. Ameritrade

Moving beyond CIO to COO and President at T.D. Ameritrade
Asiff Hirji, now a Partner at TPG Capital, shares his journey from application developer, to CIO, to President of T.D. Ameritrade.

Three IT Trends for IT Execs to Pursue According to SnapLogic CEO Gaurav Dhillon, article in Forbes

Preparing for change is necessary with technology, and Gaurav Dhillon talks important trends facing CIOs
Peter High features SnapLogic CEO Gaurav Dhillon in his Technovation column, discussing tech that will drive competitive advantage

Lockdown: Protecting the Corporate Network, article in CIO Insight

Peter High conducts a Q&A for CIO Insight on Infrastructure best practices
CTO David Fike discusses security issues at Marsh & McLennan, a $12B professional services company, including automation, the policing aspect of security and the importance of tracking metrics.

Five IT Lesson from the London 2012 Olympics, article in Forbes

Gerry Pennell, CIO of the London 2012 Olympic Games, shares five important leadership lessons with Peter High
It was hard not to sense the presence, and importance, of technology in this year’s Olympic Games. In the second article of his “Technovation” column for Forbes, Peter High captures five lessons from the leader that enabled it all.

Forum on World Class IT Analysis: IT Trends Shift from 2010 to 2011

Kalhan Koul, Metis Strategy Associate, analyzes the shift in trends highlighted by participants in The Forum on World Class IT
As the pace of technology progresses rapidly, it has become vital for CIOs and IT leaders to keep an eye out for transformative technologies that help increase efficiency, drive revenue, and more. Thus, since 2010, we have asked interviewees on Metis Strategy’s Forum on World Class IT podcast series to provide their thoughts on upcoming trends in IT; our team has tracked the results and elucidated several interesting patterns, some of which will be highlighted in this paper.