CIO - Chief Information Officer

The Chief Information Officer (CIO) is a strategic role in the organization.

A Profile of the CIO

CIO core activities

Some core activities of the CIO are:

  • Enterprise Integration using enterprise architecture
  • Keeping the organizations processes and information aligned but agile (Strategic Fit)
  • Enabling future business innovation with future proof information services
  • Quality and Compliancy of Data and Privacy

CIO priorities

Some priorities of the CIO are:

  • Application Rationalization
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Cloud Computing
  • Digital Transformation
  • Security
  • Strategic Performance Management

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CIO Architecture Products

In order to carry out the core actvities and to deal with the priorities, a CIO is helped at best with the following architecture products:

  • Enterprise Architecture Framework Diagram (detailled)
  • Application Landscape Diagram
  • Process Landscape Diagram
  • Enterprise Architecture Blueprint
  • IT Standards Landscape

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