Archives for: January 29th, 2015

Disruptive Tech Changing Network IT

Written by IDG on 29/01/2015

The network has always been a transformative technology; connecting enterprises and individuals. In conjunction with technological advances, the network has helped to streamline processes and improve workflow. This evolution continues today with the adoption and integration of new and emerging technologies. Network World’s 2015 State of the Network Study highlights where network IT groups stand […]

INFOGRAPHIC: Tech Marketing Spend & Programmatic Trends

Written by IDG on 28/01/2015

Digital marketing accounts for 1/3 of all marketing expenditures on average and the research suggests that a data-driven focus drives more digital spending. This infographic also dives into programmatic trends.

Are You Ready to Replace Yourself?

Written by Michael Friedenberg on 28/01/2015

CIOs rarely get to name their successors, and companies overall do a poor job of succession planning. CEO Michael Friedenberg says it’s time to get serious about closing the succession gap. I was recently talking with a CIO on the verge of retiring after nearly 20 years, and I asked who would be replacing him. […]

State of the Network 2015

Written by IDG on 26/01/2015

The research provides a comprehensive view of technology adoption trends among the Network World audience with the goal of being to help marketers inform their product development, marketing and messaging strategies for 2015, specifically relating to emerging technologies that impact the network, as well as to pinpoint where IT executives and professionals are with initiatives […]

Trending: Marsala Color of the Year

Written by IDG on 19/01/2015

Pantone has named Marsala the color of 2015. This sophisticated color can encourage “color creativity and experimentation.” Ahead of the curve, last year used a Marsala tone in the site redesign. Learn more about how Marsala was selected and see the color palettes Pantone recommends to coordinate with it. Made you hungry? Check out […]

2015 IDC Directions: Accelerating Innovation in the 3rd Platform Era

Written by IDG on 14/01/2015

For nearly a decade, IDC has predicted, chronicled, and analyzed the industry’s remarkable shift to its 3rd Platform for innovation and growth, built on cloud, mobile, social, and Big Data and analytics technologies. Over 100% of IT spending growth and virtually all strategic new IT investments in the enterprise are already being built on 3rd […]

Remembering a CIO Who Was the Perfect Wingman

Written by Adam Dennison on 02/01/2015

Merv Tarde, CIO of Dallas-based Interstate Batteries, lost his battle with cancer. CIO Publisher Adam Dennison recalls his generous spirit. The CIO community lost a leader, a mentor and an all-around good guy recently when Merv Tarde, CIO of Dallas-based Interstate Batteries, lost his battle with cancer. I first met Merv in February 2009 when […]

INFOGRAPHIC: Top Challenges & Attributes for Tech Marketers

Written by IDG on 01/01/2015

IDG’s Tech Marketing Priorities Survey was conducted from 200+ senior marketing leaders around the globe to provide better insight into the state of marketing among technology marketers. This infographic focuses on the top challenges facing tech marketers and how media companies can better serve their needs.