cs 20(19): e8

Research Article

A Qualitative Study on CIO Competencies, Cloud-IoT Implementation Challenges & the Organizational Benefits of Cloud-IoT Implementations

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  • @ARTICLE{10.4108/eai.22-12-2020.167659,
        author={Jipson George Thoomkuzhy and Murugan Thangiah},
        title={A Qualitative Study on CIO Competencies, Cloud-IoT Implementation Challenges \& the Organizational Benefits of Cloud-IoT Implementations},
        journal={EAI Endorsed Transactions on Cloud Systems},
        volume={6},
        number={19},
        publisher={EAI},
        journal_a={CS},
        year={2020},
        month={12},
        keywords={IoT, cloud computing, security, fog computing, systems administration, Cloud of Things, networking},
        doi={10.4108/eai.22-12-2020.167659}
    }
    
  • Jipson George Thoomkuzhy
    Murugan Thangiah
    Year: 2020
    A Qualitative Study on CIO Competencies, Cloud-IoT Implementation Challenges & the Organizational Benefits of Cloud-IoT Implementations
    CS
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.22-12-2020.167659
Jipson George Thoomkuzhy1,*, Murugan Thangiah1
  • 1: Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, Cyberjaya, Malaysia
*Contact email: jipsongeorge2000@gmail.com

Abstract

The present era has captured and really embraced IoT-c loud implementation, which is now expanding rapidly like wildfire in almost every industry. During the cloud-IoT era, the role of Chief Information Officer (CIO) plays an important part in adoption and implementation of these technologies. The role and competencies of the CIO is expected to change during the cloud and IoT era. However, there has been an absence of research which has inspected the role of the CIO in the cloud and IoT era. The key discoveries show that the role of the CIO has become progressively business engaged and vital. Analysis of CIO competencies is very important for the organizations which are in the mode of cloud and IoT adoptions, and also for the organizations which are already running with these technologies. Notwithstanding, the CIO, despite everything, needs to have a significant level of comprehension of key technology information or access to key capabilities. Cloud computing permits organizations to store and oversee data over cloud stages, giving adaptability in the conveyance of applications and programming as a core role. Cloud computing additionally permits data transfer and capacity through the internet or with an immediate connection that empowers continuous data transfer between gadgets, applications, and cloud. Cloud has been such a superiod technology that there is a flood of executing virtualization among CIOs. This has incited a bigger number of complexities than courses of action. The job of a CIO can differ extraordinarily from somebody simply answerable for the technology and with little communication with business gatherings and management to somebody with a senior management job, dynamic in the system advancement, and impacting a company's key course, authoritative structure and culture. Hence, this paper will focus on looking at the challenges to IoT-c loud implementation, the legacy of CIO competencies coupled with the consequential after effects of IoT and c loud successful implementation.