Caption: No, getting off of legacy systems is not easy, but it is necessary

CIOs need to realize that an important part of your job is to smoothly replace legacy systems without disrupting how the company operates even if you don’t have the support of users

Turning paper into electronic records is turning out to be harder then expected

The Problem With Healthcare Records - The Accidental Successful CIO

How  you deliver bad news can have a big impact on how it is received

How you deliver bad news can have a big impact on how it is received

When an IT department does outsourcing, it has to be done right

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Having an internal social network sounds like a good idea, but is it?

Does Your Company Need An Internal Social Network? - The Accidental Successful CIO

As networks keep getting larger and larger, CIOs need to have a plan

As networks keep getting larger and larger, CIOs need to have a plan

Netflix now runs everything in the cloud, should you be doing this?

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Developing mobile apps is a lot different from creating a desktop application

CIO Mistakes – Treating Mobile Like Desktop Development - The Accidental Successful CIO

Things don't seem to work as well as they used to

The Tiniest Mistake May Have Led to Nationwide Time Warner Cable Outage

When you work for a younger boss, you'll have to make some adjustments

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Combining two companies is a difficult task and the CIO plays a critical role

CIOs play an important role whenever two firms merge.

SDN is going to change how we build networks, will CIOs be ready?

The arrival of Software Defined Networking (SDN) means that CIOs need to take a careful look at how they are building networks and consider changing over to SDN

CIOs always have to be aware of what their children are doing online

The Single Greatest Threat To A CIO's Network Security: Their Children - The Accidental Successful CIO

Airline CIOs are going to have to make some tough in-flight internet decisions

This weekend I leave for a business trip to Scotland, Ireland and France. Although I love travelling, meeting new people, seeing new cultures, the one thing that I don’t enjoy much is the actual airports and flight time.

CIOs want to know how to correctly identify their star performers

A critical part of the CIO job is the ability to identify the star employees that will provide the company with the best leaders for tomorrow

CIOs have to make hard decisions about future data centers

CIOs have to be able to make decisions about how to expand their IT operations as their processing and storage needs grow and they have three ways to do it: build, collocate, and cloud