This IDC Perspective provides a step-by-step guide for CIOs and digital transformation leaders who want to foster continued momentum as they move from COVID-19 response to post-COVID-19 transformation. By enabling a collaborative focus on sustaining the pace and success of innovation, CIOs can take advantage of the energy that comes with success and extending the bias for action into their next normal.
"We have an unprecedented opportunity to change how business leaders view and work with IT," says Alizabeth Calder, adjunct analyst with IDC's IT Executive Programs (IEP). "By leveraging our well-honed agile capabilities, we can bring the entire organization into a laser focus on what will extend the work that we have done in the COVID-19 response period. As we move into what's next, we can demonstrate business leadership by realigning governance and prioritization around the highest value business opportunities."