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Week of Aug 07

$8 trillion

The cost to enterprises worldwide of criminal data breaches over the next 5 years

Juniper Research
Week of Jul 31

“Unless you can instrument and measure the change, you’ll never actually get the depth of change that you want”

David Gledhill, Group CIO and Head of Technology and Operations, DBS Bank
Week of Jul 24


Percent of CIOs reporting to CEOs in 2017.

Harvey Nash/KPMG
Week of Jul 17

“Things change so fast, especially in the travel and hospitality industry … if you don’t do something different, you’ll be out of business pretty quick”

Eash Sundaram, CIO, JetBlue
Week of Jul 10

$8 Billion

Annual cost savings attributed to chatbots in 2022, up from $20 million in 2017

Juniper Research
Week of Jul 03

“As early as five years [from now], most of us will talk to our computers rather than use touch devices. It’s how humans have communicated for thousands and thousands of years”

Kevin Vasconi, CIO, Domino's Pizza
Week of Jun 26

3.47 Billion

The number of Internet users in 2017, 47% of the world’s population

Week of Jun 19

“I see demand for software engineers rising and what I don’t see is the intake into computer science rising. We’re creating a deficit for the future”

Mike McNamara, CIO, Target
Week of Jun 12


The number of CIOs saying that the focus of their digital initiatives is "improving operations"

Week of Jun 05

The amount of time that CIOs are spending on human capital development and human capital leadership across their respective organizations is significantly growing

Craig Stephenson, Managing Director, Korn Ferry
Week of May 29

$3.5 Trillion

Worldwide IT spending is forecast to reach $3.5 trillion in 2017

Week of May 22

"You can succeed at the speed of software and you can fail at the speed of software. It is as challenging as ever"

Bruce Pinsky, distinguished engineer, Intuit Inc.