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10 Tech Predictions For 2019
Digital Insurance, October 23rd, 2018
David Weldon writes in Digital Insurance, "Digital innovation will soon outpace the ability of many organizations to keep up, and have dramatic impacts on artificial intelligence and related skills, cultural advancement and processes becoming products.

At it's annual ITxpo Symposium in Orlando last week, Gartner released its list of the top 10 tech predictions it expects to see over the next five years, which will have three fundamental effects..."

Seven Key Digital Disruptions CIOs May Not Seeing Coming
HelpNet Security, October 22nd, 2018
"Gartner revealed seven digital disruptions that organizations may not be prepared for. These include several categories of disruption, each of which represents a significant potential for new disruptive companies and business models to emerge..." - HelpNet Security
The Digital Transformation Tipping Point Is Here
InformationWeek, October 22nd, 2018
"Organizations are well underway on their digital transformation projects and many are now in the process of scaling these efforts," writes Jessica Davis in InformationWeek.

"Businesses have reached a tipping point when it comes to digital transformation, with 33% of them saying that they are at the stage where they are scaling their initiatives, up from 17% last year. That's according to Gartner's 2019 survey of more than 3,000 CIOs..."

4 Trends For CIO Leadership In 2019: Gartner Symposium Takeaways
The Enterprisers Project, October 22nd, 2018
"Looking ahead?" asks Carla Rudder in The Enterprisers Project. "Pay attention to these technology and leadership themes that dominated the Gartner Symposium...

The Gartner Symposium/ITxpo is a must-attend event for IT executives. It's where Gartner reveals its annual list of top trends that CIOs and IT leaders must pay attention to next year. The list for 2019 has already generated a lot of interest, and Gartner's predictions will continue to be discussed and debated in the months ahead.

But if you were paying attention to Twitter, these predictions weren't the only topics generating buzz at the event. Here are some of the best quotes, slides, and insights from the Symposium we think IT leaders should see as they begin thinking through their strategies for the new year..."

8 Things Keeping CIOs Up At Night
Channel Futures, October 22nd, 2018
"It's a rough time to be a CIO," notes Kris Blackmon in Channel Futures.

"It feels like yesterday when chief information officers just needed to make sure their companies' networks were up and running, users' PCs were set up properly, and no one was having an Office Space moment on the company printer. Today, CIOs touch way more than just IT infrastructure. As every industry and line of business increasingly runs on technology solutions, overworked - and overwhelmed - CIOs suddenly find themselves with their fingers in all the corporate pies, from marketing to supply chain to accounts payable and more..."

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