Bring your own disaster
There is a lot of attention today on the plethora of user devices entering the workplace. CIOs are at best coping with the onslaught. But a focus on BYOD is not dissimilar to a focus on thunder when it is the lightening that one should worry about.
Byod is merely a symptom of the transition to the digital economy. This transition is having a seismic impact on business models and it is here where the CIO's attention should reside.
Ensuring everyone has access to information produced by flawed or inefficient business processes may impress the users for a little while, but ultimately it will be an exercise in attaching a 'state of the art' dashboard to a wrecked car.