CIO - Chief Information Officer

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

A Profile of the CIO

cio chief information officer

CIO - Chief Information Officer Competencies and Skills.

Core Activities

Some core activities of the CIO are:

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


Some priorities of the CIO are:

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

Architecture Products for the CIO

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

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

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