CIO.com - Change Management http://www.cio.com/ en (c) Copyright 2014 CXO Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:43:03 GMT 2014-06-30T15:43:03Z en (c) Copyright 2014 CXO Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. HP Places Its Data Center Bet on 'The Machine' http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/Y-nrH-4tSWI/HP_Places_Its_Data_Center_Bet_on_The_Machine_ Many industry leaders over the years have developed technology to drive data center innovation. However, CIO.com columnist Rob Enderle writes that HP's Machine concept -- which treats the data center as an appliance -- looks to redesign the data center from the ground up.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/Y-nrH-4tSWI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 04:00:00 GMT Rob Enderle <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/754135/HP_Places_Its_Data_Center_Bet_on_The_Machine_?source=rss_change_management 2014-06-13T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/754135/HP_Places_Its_Data_Center_Bet_on_The_Machine_?source=rss_change_management CIOs Must Collaborate to Spark Transformation http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/FXTyGrZKgP0/CIOs_Must_Collaborate_to_Spark_Transformation At CIO Perspectives San Francisco, IT executives learned how to drive transformation at their enterprises by partnering with business leaders and finding top-notch talent. (Includes a video report from the event.)<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/FXTyGrZKgP0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Fri, 23 May 2014 04:00:00 GMT Lauren Brousell <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/753175/CIOs_Must_Collaborate_to_Spark_Transformation?source=rss_change_management 2014-05-23T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/753175/CIOs_Must_Collaborate_to_Spark_Transformation?source=rss_change_management How to Use OpenStack in Your Small Business http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/EnqLclmy3_s/How_to_Use_OpenStack_in_Your_Small_Business The OpenStack cloud platform works well for companies that aim to deploy software or infrastructure as a service but remain wary of doing so using public cloud services. Here's how to find out if OpenStack is right for your business.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/EnqLclmy3_s" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Thu, 15 May 2014 04:00:00 GMT Paul Mah <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/752837/How_to_Use_OpenStack_in_Your_Small_Business?source=rss_change_management 2014-05-15T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/752837/How_to_Use_OpenStack_in_Your_Small_Business?source=rss_change_management In CRM Software, Cost Control Is Impulse Control http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/UqvHs58UtEE/In_CRM_Software_Cost_Control_Is_Impulse_Control Behavioral economics has proven that we're all pretty bad at making rational decisions. So what are you supposed to do about it? Make the people who want shiny new software pay for it themselves.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/UqvHs58UtEE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Mon, 12 May 2014 04:00:00 GMT David Taber <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/752657/In_CRM_Software_Cost_Control_Is_Impulse_Control?source=rss_change_management 2014-05-12T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/752657/In_CRM_Software_Cost_Control_Is_Impulse_Control?source=rss_change_management 8 Tips to Improve Mobile Collaboration http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/miYrhiAgUek/8_Tips_to_Improve_Mobile_Collaboration Mobile computing and workplace collaboration experts offer advice on how you can boost communication and productivity among your mobile employees.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/miYrhiAgUek" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Jennifer Lonoff Schiff <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/752204/8_Tips_to_Improve_Mobile_Collaboration?source=rss_change_management 2014-04-30T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/752204/8_Tips_to_Improve_Mobile_Collaboration?source=rss_change_management How to Select the Right CEO -- Hollywood Style http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/7Nb4o_o1o9E/How_to_Select_the_Right_CEO_Hollywood_Style What makes a great CEO? Why do many star at one company yet fail at another? Why do some lose the magic as the company expands? The answer, of course, is different situations require different types of CEOs. To help identify the multiple characteristics of executives in this leading role, here are eight 'CEO types' and when to cast each one.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/7Nb4o_o1o9E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Bill Baker <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/752124/How_to_Select_the_Right_CEO_Hollywood_Style?source=rss_change_management 2014-04-29T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/752124/How_to_Select_the_Right_CEO_Hollywood_Style?source=rss_change_management How to Gauge Employee Satisfaction, One Question at a Time http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/GtG0a26DuA0/How_to_Gauge_Employee_Satisfaction_One_Question_at_a_Time If you're looking to improve workplace satisfaction and retention, you can improve morale by asking employees a single question.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/GtG0a26DuA0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Sharon Florentine <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/751872/How_to_Gauge_Employee_Satisfaction_One_Question_at_a_Time?source=rss_change_management 2014-04-23T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/751872/How_to_Gauge_Employee_Satisfaction_One_Question_at_a_Time?source=rss_change_management IT Departments Not Losing Ground to Managed Service Providers (Yet) http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/CXshKuZ4mOY/IT_Departments_Not_Losing_Ground_to_Managed_Service_Providers_Yet_ Many business users say they're fed up with what they perceive as sluggish IT departments, but cringe at the thought of outsourcing to a managed services provider. However, the rise of BYOD, consumer tech and cloud computing may be clearing a path for change.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/CXshKuZ4mOY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Tom Kaneshige <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/751767/IT_Departments_Not_Losing_Ground_to_Managed_Service_Providers_Yet_?source=rss_change_management 2014-04-21T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/751767/IT_Departments_Not_Losing_Ground_to_Managed_Service_Providers_Yet_?source=rss_change_management IT Leader or IT Manager? How to Be the Best of Both http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/CUpyIzTIaXo/IT_Leader_or_IT_Manager_How_to_Be_the_Best_of_Both The best leaders aren't necessarily great managers and great managers aren't always the best leaders. A company needs both types of personalities to be competitive. Here's a look at the separate skills and traits associated with each, so you can be the best leader and/or manager for your IT team.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/CUpyIzTIaXo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Rich Hein <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/751625/IT_Leader_or_IT_Manager_How_to_Be_the_Best_of_Both?source=rss_change_management 2014-04-17T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/751625/IT_Leader_or_IT_Manager_How_to_Be_the_Best_of_Both?source=rss_change_management CIOs and Procurement Pros Partner on Cloud Services http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/X7PUd7ExyEE/CIOs_and_Procurement_Pros_Partner_on_Cloud_Services Cloud services can help CIOs free themselves from worrying about managing data centers, scaling capacity, configuring servers, applying security patches and other routine maintenance so they can focus on providing insight to improve the business.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/X7PUd7ExyEE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Tom Kaneshige <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/751641/CIOs_and_Procurement_Pros_Partner_on_Cloud_Services?source=rss_change_management 2014-04-17T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/751641/CIOs_and_Procurement_Pros_Partner_on_Cloud_Services?source=rss_change_management Law Firm CIO Makes the Case for Microsoft Lync http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/Qr3YoDAQvQo/Law_Firm_CIO_Makes_the_Case_for_Microsoft_Lync Law firm Holland & Knight already had a who's who of best-of-breed communications products deployed when the firm's IT team decided it needed to replace the tangled mess of PBX systems that provided voice lines at its many offices. It chose to jettison them all in favor of an infrastructure built on Microsoft Lync Server 2013.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/Qr3YoDAQvQo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Thor Olavsrud <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/751110/Law_Firm_CIO_Makes_the_Case_for_Microsoft_Lync?source=rss_change_management 2014-04-07T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/751110/Law_Firm_CIO_Makes_the_Case_for_Microsoft_Lync?source=rss_change_management Zen and the Art of Tech in the Valley http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/eEbyceArV0M/Zen_and_the_Art_of_Tech_in_the_Valley Zen-like meditation is all the rage in the tech industry. But CIO.com senior writer Tom Kaneshige thinks that a Zen Buddhism approach is an ironic twist in the fast-moving, for-profit Silicon Valley.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/eEbyceArV0M" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Tom Kaneshige <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/750967/Zen_and_the_Art_of_Tech_in_the_Valley?source=rss_change_management 2014-04-03T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/750967/Zen_and_the_Art_of_Tech_in_the_Valley?source=rss_change_management Trek Bicycle Rides Project Management Tool to Efficiency http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/EZf1hyytAmo/Trek_Bicycle_Rides_Project_Management_Tool_to_Efficiency Getting new products to market on time is critical, especially for a business that is seasonal. In order to improve new product development and delivery Trek Bicycle implemented a project management tool that is keeping teams better connected, collaborating and creative.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/EZf1hyytAmo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Stephanie Overby <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/750844/Trek_Bicycle_Rides_Project_Management_Tool_to_Efficiency?source=rss_change_management 2014-04-02T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/750844/Trek_Bicycle_Rides_Project_Management_Tool_to_Efficiency?source=rss_change_management 14 Tips for Creating a Paperless Office http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/q_2UWtneRMY/14_Tips_for_Creating_a_Paperless_Office Half a century after marketers coined the term 'paperless office,' the concept largely remains a myth. Today's businesses probably can't go completely paperless, but these 14 tips will at least help them stop wasting paper and start improving productivity.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/q_2UWtneRMY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 04:00:00 GMT Paul Mah <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/750186/14_Tips_for_Creating_a_Paperless_Office?source=rss_change_management 2014-03-26T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/750186/14_Tips_for_Creating_a_Paperless_Office?source=rss_change_management How to Handle the IT Skills Shortage: Architect Your People http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~3/Q2PDHnNKAg4/How_to_Handle_the_IT_Skills_Shortage_Architect_Your_People IT relies heavily on architecture -- in systems, data, software and, yes, even in people. This long-term strategy can help create a more flexible, more consistent and more scalable IT organization.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/cio/feed/topic/1489/~4/Q2PDHnNKAg4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 04:00:00 GMT Rich Hein <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/749641/How_to_Handle_the_IT_Skills_Shortage_Architect_Your_People?source=rss_change_management 2014-03-13T04:00:00Z http://www.cio.com/article/749641/How_to_Handle_the_IT_Skills_Shortage_Architect_Your_People?source=rss_change_management