IT Management Slideshow: Business, IT Alignment a Top Priority for CIOs

By Jennifer Lawinski  |  Posted 10-06-2011

Business, IT Alignment a Top Priority for CIOs

TOP 10 2011 IT MANAGEMENT CONCERNS10 IT Cost Reduction9 Revenue Generating IT innovations8 Security and Privacy7 Enterprise Architecture/Infrastructure Capability6 IT Reliability and Efficiency

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TOP 10 2011 IT MANAGEMENT CONCERNS5 IT Strategic Planning4 Business Productivity and Cost Reduction3 Business Process Management & Reengineering2 Business agility and speed to market1 IT and Business Alignment

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Top 5 IT Investments in 20111. Business intelligence2. Cloud Computing3. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems4. Mobile and Wireless Applications 5. Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

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56% of respondents said their 2011 IT budget was greater than their 2010 IT budget.

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51% of respondents said their 2012 IT budget would be greater than their 2011 IT budget.

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Cloud Growth SlowOn average, respondents are investing 6% of their budgets on internal cloud deployments in 2011.

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On average, respondents are investing 5% of their budgets on external cloud deployments in 2011.

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Staff Turnover LowFrom 2006 to 2011, respondents reported a 7.46% staff turnover rate.

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CIO LifespansFrom 2006 to 2011, the average tenure of a company's CIO was 4.36 years.

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Infrastructure Outsourcing Steady18% of respondents plan to outsource infrastructure in 2012, up from 17% who planned to do so in 2011.

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