The IT Chop Shop
Excellent article!!! Very insightful!
I think what Ford's CIO is doing is just phenomenal, it's very innovative to the point that I think that other companies might emulate in one way or form.
Having an office dedicated to Technology as a strategic business driver is something that definitly leads to succes. Centralizing IT isn't new, but the approach that Ford is leading is, and the fact that it's being implemented towards automobile manufacturing is another stapple on the importance of adopting technology to drive business decisions.