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Top CIOs start the journey to the 'digital enterprise'

Back in 1980, the woman who now runs the data center at State Street Bank started her career there by pricing a mutual fund in a ledger book. That process would get automated as the bank became a computerized enterprise. Today, she can connect State Street's systems with those of customers and partners and produce sophisticated reports to let customers analyze the mutual funds they might buy. That's the digital enterprise.

A CFO's view of consumer data

CIO's Martha Heller talks to Greg Walsh, CFO of IPG Mediabrands, about how big data and second screens are transforming media buying.

Selling cloud to the board

"I’ve never viewed cloud as being necessarily cheaper, but I’ve always seen it as being more efficient," says carsales.com.au's CIO Ajay Bhatia.

Everything you need to know about iCloud security

Two-factor authentication (2FA) is the latest thing that hundreds of millions of people will likely be dragged into using for the purposes of securing their private information. It's necessary, and will be irritating to most people, despite their having seen some of the endless reports of sites being cracked and passwords being revealed--whether the passwords were stored in clear text, or using an unsophisticated encryption method that allows crackers to easily test common passwords against the stolen information.

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Cloth's revamped iOS app lets you peer into strangers' closets

Cher Horowitz wasn't just the loveable main character in the classic comedy Clueless--she was also a tech genius. The blonde Beverly Hills teen figured out that the best way to manage her extensive wardrobe was a computer program that did the heavy lifting of cataloging clothing items and recommending outfits. A few apps have tried to update Cher's virtual closet for the 21st century, but the newly relaunched iOS app Cloth may have just figured it out.

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