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How CIOs Should Reroute Digital Transformation In The COVID-19 Crisis

Forbes, March 26, 2020

March 26, 2020

How CIOs Should Reroute Digital Transformation In The COVID-19 Crisis

Vijay Gurbaxani, UCI Professor and Director, Center for Digital Transformation (CDT), The Paul Merage School of Business writes, “Technology, done right, enhances productivity and efficiency. Clearly, investing in these sorts of systems enables companies to do more with less. For starters, as businesses embrace work from home, investments in videoconferencing and collaboration software are essential. Moreover, with so much uncertainty, it may even pay to accelerate, not just maintain, your investment in automating costly processes. … So how do you choose what to keep doing, what to maintain in a holding pattern, and what to cut? Here are some guidelines: ….”