The New IT: How APIs Enable New Relationships Between Business & IT Leaders
"Tinkering and short-term fixes aren't enough. Traditional companies seeking strong digital performance must thoroughly transform their IT functions." —McKinsey & Company
It's no secret that IT departments are being asked to do things that they haven't been asked to do before. Micro-transactions, fast onboarding of new partners, getting from ideation to production in the blink of an eye, deploying new apps across multiple channels simultaneously—all of these things were practically unheard of even a few years ago.
If we're being honest, IT has been less of a cost center and more of a cost island surrounded by the rest of the organization. Today's business leaders are looking for a more collaborative relationship with their IT partners. Luckily, modern chief information officers increasingly view themselves as business-driven, and are thus ready for this new relationship.
To find out more, read the full article, "The New IT: How APIs Enable New Relationships Between IT, Business Leaders," published in Wired Innovation Insights.