Adjunct Research Advisor
As a member of IDC's Research Network, Fred Magee brings 25-plus years of experience as an industry-recognized expert on organization and strategic planning to provide actionable advice to business and technology executives on a wide range of issues that impact the outcome of enterprise I.T. investments.
As a contributor to IDC’s CIO Agenda research, Mr. Magee is helping to develop a new focus for CIO-based research – one that identifies the critical factors affecting investment decisions, from their initial formulation to their outcome as deployed business systems.
Prior to his work with IDC, Mr. Magee was the President of Equal 5 Ltd., a consulting firm that helped clients develop Transition Strategies - whole-business plans to anticipate and manage the disruptive impact of strategic transitions like mergers, rapid growth or the introduction of applications that fundamentally change business performance.
Before Equal 5, Mr. Magee was a Vice President and Research Team Leader for the Management of Technology (MOT) group at Gartner. It was in the early 1990s that he developed a new model for organization called the Role-Based Organization. The model, still widely used today, helps executives understand how to get maximum benefit from their resources and adapt to changing business conditions.
Mr. Magee has a wide range of industry experience including financial services, media, and energy as well as federal and state government. He holds a B.A. in English from the City University of New York.
IT Strategy and Innovation: The Role of IT in
Dec 2014 - Doc # 253308 Industry Development and Models
This IDC study explores the nature of business innovation and the role of technology and the IT organization in supporting innovation. It defines a spectrum of innovation as having five distinct styles, each with its own character ...purchase document
IDC MaturityScape Benchmark: IT Strategy and Innovation in the United States
Serge Findling, Fred Magee, Ameya Lele
Dec 2014 - Doc # 252532 Industry Development and Models
This IDC study presents the results of IDC's 2014 IT Strategy and Innovation MaturityScape Benchmark Survey. This study should be viewed as a companion to IDC MaturityScape: IT Strategy and Innovation ( ...purchase document
|Strategy and Innovation Leadership: Benchmarks for Success|
|Framingham, MA United States|
|January 28, 2015|