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Business-Aligned IT Strategy

Understand the capabilities and focus areas required to meet your industry’s needs and enable value creation.

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Identify resource, process, and environmental trends impacting your industry. Implement strategies to mitigate specific risks and take advantage of all relevant opportunities.

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Reveal the true state of your IT services, processes, spend, and staffing levels to align your priorities and resources.

Benefit from peer data to get a reference point for how well you stack up.

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Arm yourself with everything you need to provide the right solutions to meet the needs of your business stakeholders.

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Architecture & Engineering IT Strategy Initiatives Workbook

  • With input from our research and analysts and your peers, identify new or updated initiatives for your IT strategy.
  • Working with our team, update your IT Strategy Initiatives Workbook.
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Architecture & Engineering Business-Aligned IT Strategy

  • Learn about the ecosystem of factors that impact the Architecture & Engineering industry.
  • Explore how your IT team is set to deal with those factors from a PESTLE and SWOT perspectives.
  • Leverage expert insights and takeaways and update your IT strategy accordingly.
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Architecture & Engineering Industry Impacts on IT Strategy: Senior Management Presentation Template

  • Once you’ve completed the IT Strategy Initiatives Workbook, it’s time to pull it all together and share with your organization’s leadership team.
  • Use the Architecture & Engineering Industry Impacts on IT Strategy: Senior Management Presentation Template to highlight the key findings from the business-aligned analysis you’ve done.

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Architecture & Engineering Shift From Physical to Cyber Security Report

  • With digitization come cybersecurity threats. Demonstrating compliance with security standards is increasingly expected in the request for proposal (RFP) process.
  • Learn about how the shift from physical to cyber security affects both your organization and IT specifically, including challenges and opportunities, with expert assistance.
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Architecture & Engineering Digital Transformation Report

  • Like most industries, Architecture & Engineering firms are experiencing digital transformation, accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Regardless of the drivers, digital transformation in any organization takes time, money, and investment in end-user training.
  • Learn about how digital transformation affects both your organization and IT specifically, including challenges and opportunities, with expert assistance.
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Architecture & Engineering Software as a Service Report

  • More and more applications involved in running an Architecture & Engineering firm are moving to the cloud. However, uncertainty exists around the protection of intellectual property and the confidentiality of client data.
  • Learn about how software as a service affects both your organization and IT specifically, including challenges and opportunities, with expert assistance.

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Architecture & Engineering IT Stakeholder Satisfaction Benchmarking Report

  • IT leadership needs to understand where their clients are unsatisfied with the quality of service they’re receiving from IT.
  • Understand important focus areas to address and gain insights into how your team compares with other Architecture & Engineering industry IT organizations.
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Architecture & Engineering IT Staffing Benchmarking Report

  • Many IT departments are already running lean, struggling to keep pace with never-ending demands from the business.
  • By taking the IT Staffing Assessment Diagnostic and participating in our unique IT Spending benchmarking program, you will gain critical information to understand how you can position your IT team to be more strategic and influential.

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Core Industry Technologies & Software Selection


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Architecture & Engineering Professional Services Automation Report

  • Architecture & Engineering firms share a lot in common with other Professional Services organizations – they’re comprised of a series of project and service delivery workflows that need to fit together smoothly. This is where professional services automation (PSA) comes in.
  • Learn about what PSA is, the state of the market, key features and functions, and leading vendors in the space to understand how it can transform your IT strategy and ability to deliver.
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Architecture & Engineering Cloud Storage Gateways Report

  • File collaboration is an ongoing challenge in Architecture & Engineering firms. It’s typically handled via file centralization, but the reality of a distributed workforce has accelerated the need for secure work-from-anywhere file access.
  • Learn about what cloud storage gateways are, the state of the market, key features and functions, and leading vendors in the space to understand how they can transform your IT strategy and ability to deliver.
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Architecture & Engineering Computer-Aided Design Report

  • Computer-aided design (CAD) apps are both core and differentiating for the Architecture & Engineering industry. A new wave of SaaS collaborative platforms have transformed the market.
  • Learn about what CAD is, the state of the market, key features and functions, and leading vendors in the space in order to understand how it can transform your IT strategy and ability to deliver.

Latest Architecture & Engineering Notes

Short, tailored research notes aimed at providing you with timely insights, relevant to your industry. Hot off the press, these notes will be published regularly and pair great with your morning coffee.

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How MSPs Can Benefit From the Fight for Freedom and Democracy Within Data Analytics and AI

Date published

January 28, 2021

Author:
  • Ken Weston

MSPs and outsourced service desks will be disrupted by improvements in data science, business intelligence, data analytics, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. Prepare now by improving your CMDB and your data.

Google’s Enterprise Play: Chromebooks and the Future of Work

Date published

October 19, 2020

Author:
  • Jeremy Roberts

Google’s Chromebooks have long been relegated to the margins of the consumer device market, thought to be suitable only for light computing in education and similar environments. Google’s new Pixelbook, however, is changing the game. Chrome OS might just be the answer to some enterprise problems.

The vCIO Retainer Toolkit

Date published

August 20, 2020

Author:
  • Fred Chagnon

With this guide, vCIOs will understand how to package Info-Tech’s available research material in a way that will enable them to systematically improve their client’s technology challenges, thereby demonstrating their value at every available touchpoint.

Professional Services – The Essential Ten-Step Guide: Building and Communicating Your CIO Strategy for COVID-19

Date published

April 27, 2020

Author:
  • Sidney Hodgson

CIOs in Professional Services will play a critical role during the COVID-19 crisis. This is an opportunity to shine. Use this plan to help you build and communicate a clear strategy for the next 90 days, allowing you to demonstrate both leadership and technology capability.

Professional Services: Next Steps From the CIO COVID-19 Strategy Webinar

Date published

April 26, 2020

Author:
  • Sidney Hodgson

On April 23, 2020, Info-Tech led a CIO COVID-19 Strategy Webinar for Professional Services IT professionals and leaders. This webinar presented a process for documenting an IT course of action during this pandemic. Professional services companies will look to IT for a clear technology strategy to support recovery efforts and readiness for the new challenges of the post-pandemic period.

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