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Global CIO: The Top 10 CIO Issues For 2011

Blazing performance, the Chief Acceleration Officer, hybrid clouds, optimized systems, The iPad Explosion, analytics, and others lead our list of CIO priorities or 2011.

Global CIO: THE TOP 10 CIO ISSUES FOR 2010

1) The Cloud Imperative

2) The 80/20 Spending Trap

3) CIO-Led Revenue Growth and Customer Engagement

4) Mastering End-to-End Business Processes

5) Business Analytics and Predictive Analytics

6) External Information versus Internal Information

7) CIO Priorities, CIO Compensation, CIO Evaluations

8) Vendor Consolidation, with Radical Exceptions

9) The Mobile Enterprise and the Mobile Mindset

10) The Transformation Quotient

I hope you've found this year's list helpful—or at least something worth debating. Here's wishing you much speed and customer insight in 2011!

RECOMMENDED READING:

Global CIO: The Top 10 CIO Issues For 2010

Global CIO: Larry Ellison And IBM Lead Surge In Optimized Systems

Global CIO: An Open Letter To IBM CEO Sam Palmisano

Global CIO: Apple Storms The Enterprise As iPad And iPhone Surge

Global CIO: Steve Jobs Declares War On Google

Global CIO: Apple, IBM, Or Microsoft: Who Has #1 Most-Valuable Software Product?

Global CIO: The Rise Of Analytics Triggers The Fall Of The Tactical CIO

Global CIO: IBM Leads IT Industry With Surge In Analytics And Hardware

Global CIO: Larry Ellison's 10-Point Plan For World Domination

Global CIO: SAP's Striking Turnaround Triggered By Customer-Centric Strategy

Global CIO: Top 10 Tech Stories Of The Year: The Complete List

Global CIO: HP CEO Leo Apotheker's Agenda: What Will He Do First?

Global CIO: The Top 10 Most-Influential IT Vendors

Global CIO: Larry Ellison Swaps Cloud Rants For Cloud Love With Exalogic

GlobalCIO Bob Evans is senior VP and director of InformationWeek's Global CIO unit.

To find out more about Bob Evans, please visit his page.

For more Global CIO perspectives, check out Global CIO,
or write to Bob at bevans@techweb.com.

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