Building a digital enterprise requires the ability to track and accelerate innovation, agility, and experimentation in the enterprise. Democratizing access to data and building-block services for developers requires a systematic audit, curation, and exposure of enterprise capabilities as reusable APIs with the ability to track, monitor, and aid the usage of such services by developers and partners. Here are the six dimensions of an analytics plan that a CDO should build and track to enable better decision making.
You can tell a lot about a company’s strategic direction by whom it is looking to hire. Career listings can also speak to market trends and the trajectory of an industry. For companies seeking a chief digital officer, here's a sample job listing that outlines the skills and talents necessary to unify an enterprise under a common digital strategy, driven by customers, partners, and employees who demand a compelling, mobile, digital experience.
As mobile technology and data analytics completely reshape the business landscape, building digital business DNA is imperative for the survival in today’s app economy. Many companies are seeking out chief digital officers (CDOs) to lead this digital transformation.