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30 Jan 2018

More than half of enterprise leaders believe their role has significantly changed due to digital transformation

  • Research from Ensono and the Cloud Industry Forum finds that digital transformation is not only changing organisations, it is changing roles, including that of the CIO. Individual skills need to be revisited in the digital era.
  • Over half (56%) of the overall sample base state that their role has changed significantly as a direct result of digital transformation.

Business decision makers state that they need more technical skills and CIOs need softer skills like communications and negotiation.

22 Jan 2018
12 Dec 2017

MHA MacIntyre Hudson becomes the latest member of CIF

Accountancy and advisory firm lends specialist cloud expertise to industry body

4 Dec 2017

UK Cloud Awards 2018 launched

CIF and Cloud Pro announce the launch of their fifth annual awards to recognise and celebrate innovation across the UK cloud industry

28 Nov 2017

Cloud Industry Forum turns attentions to financial services market with new Special Interest Group

Industry body announces initiative designed to drive the improvement of cloud offerings to the financial services sector

16 Nov 2017

Public sector IT skills shortages puts brakes on digital transformation of government services

Research report from CIF and its Public Sector Specialist Interest Group (SIG) reveals that 40 per cent of public sector organisations do not have the right skills in place to adapt to digital transformation

19 Oct 2017

CIF achieves EU Cloud Code of Conduct Supporter Status, signalling continued cloud collaboration in a post-Brexit world

CIF gets behind the EU Cloud Code of Conduct, which seeks to help CSPs demonstrate compliance with European data protection laws

19 Sep 2017

The public sector must go beyond low-hanging fruit to achieve meaningful, cloud computing-fuelled digital transformation

Research report from CIF and UKCloud reveals that while 82 per cent of public sector organisations have deployed at least one cloud service, true digital transformation is far from being realised
 

While the UK public sector is rapidly adopting cloud-based services,...

4 Sep 2017

The Cloud Industry Forum announces that cloud suppliers can now take an interim step to becoming Code of Practice Certified

New “Registered Supplier” category to act as a stepping stone to full Certification and will help the market adapt to the impending new realities of GDPR 

29 Aug 2017

New Journey Marketing becomes the latest organisation to join the Cloud Industry Forum

Seasoned marketers to offer support to CIF’s membership community to assist with their cloud marketing efforts