“Move faster. Transform. Do more with less. Be agile. Increase reliability. Keep us secure.”
That pretty much sums up the demands put on CIOs these days. Some of those requirements appear to be contradictory and there are times when all of them can feel impossible. Nonetheless, if an organization is going to survive it needs an agile IT department that is able to fulfill lofty and shifting strategic goals while operating on a continuously accelerating application lifecycle.