LinkedIn investigates role of CMOs in business recovery and success
"While we know the economy is in a state of flux, it's important that marketers continue to invest in marketing as by pulling back investment, they risk long term damage."
The opportunity for CIOs to impact the customer experience
Digital transformation will continue to morph and steer CIO’s priorities in new and different directions, writes Sitecore chief operating officer for APJ Steve Hawkes.
CSPs missing huge, untapped opportunity
"Communication service providers (CSPs) must take advantage of the fact that consumers are willing to share their data to get an advanced personalised experience tailored to their expectations."
Epicor appoints Colleen Langevin as chief marketing officer
As CMO, Langevin is responsible for the global marketing strategy.
Dropbox appoints former SurveyMonkey MD as ANZ country manager
Former Microsoft, LinkedIn and SurveyMonkey heavyweight joins Dropbox to lead ANZ business into its next phase of growth.
Fujitsu and Mirantis team to deliver private managed OpenStack cloud
Fujitsu and Mirantis have teamed up to deliver privately managed OpenStack cloud for enterprises and telcos.
Is the CMO the newest member of the IT team?
"Business leaders outside of IT are making large and significant IT purchasing decisions – particularly the chief marketing officer (CMO)."
How the role of the CMO is changing...
The role of chief marketing technologist hasn’t even reached its tenth anniversary. Yet it’s already starting to change. Why?
Gartner asks... Is the CMO the CEO’s heir apparent?
A lot can be learned by observing the changing of the guard. Often, behind the dignified theatre of it all is a much more chaotic reality.
Four types of CMOs... Which is in your business?
A lot is said these days about the CMO’s preparedness to navigate what is, even by most conservative measures, fairly extraordinary digital change.
CMOs and CIOs are two functions divided by language
In fact, digital marketing and the rest of the company are separated into those who not only recognise words and phrases, but can correctly explain what they mean, and use them properly.
Facebook ads don’t work: General Motors
Massive auto maker decides brand pages are sufficient, drops $10 million spend.
Managing business risk
Collaborative technologies must do more than enable individuals to work together, says Cameron Ackbury, General Manager, Asia Pacific, Mindjet. They must provide a solid value proposition that impacts the financial statement of an organisation
The cloud-based world of Google Apps
Cloud computing is a simple concept: software and services are delivered over the web and through a browser, with no server or client software to install.