A Powerful Combination
Guidant, from IDC and CIO, is your digital transformation partner, offering the best of the CIO practitioner network with industry-defining technology advisory services from IDC.
We help digital leaders be the best. Helping them align and develop technology roadmaps in concert with business roadmaps; combining DX best practices, practitioner viewpoints, real-world scenarios and commentary from members. Programs are collaborative, flexible and tailored to each members’ needs and interests; relevant to their organization.
Guidant, from IDC and CIO, is a complete toolkit for digital transformation; a relevant, dynamic and trusted service to develop your skills, overcome challenges and manage the ‘pace of change’ at the intersection of people and technology; where innovation happens.
Modern thinking that’s professional and approachable by providing access to rich information that helps you make sense of the digital revolution – bringing clarity and future-proofing to your technology decisions.
Educate and Validate
Our research provides insights into the applications of emerging technologies while addressing foundational decisions around IT modernization, platforms, and digital security.
Our community of technology executives and networking events facilitate candid peer discussions about best practices.
Our leadership and coaching services help you develop the business and innovation skills needed to lead in the new digital enterprise. And when success is achieved, we help you promote your team’s success, in turn elevating your career.
We wrap all this in a concierge service that provides industry and geography context.
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World class research and advisory services
Guidant combines IDC's world class research and advisory services, that gets you up to speed on technology focused innovation, modernization and success metrics, with the CIO Executive Council community and leadership development resources focused on developing digital leadership skills, talent management and sharing peer best practices.
IDC’s research supports businesses globally in the Digital Transformation (DX) of their organizations. Our IT advisory services not only advise on the technologies underpinning digital transformation (e.g., cloud, analytics, IoT, mobility, 3D printing), but also on effectively leading and executing Digital Transformation (DX) initiatives across both IT and the line of business.
CIO Executive Council
The CIO Executive Council provides strategic leadership development for the transforming C-suite at the world’s most influential and evolving organizations through a wealth of programs and services, including: peer-to-peer interactions, a deep industry knowledge base, a range of professional development programs, and media/public relations opportunities that are tailored to an individual’s strengths and career goals.
To thrive in the digital economy, organizations must transform to treat technology and data as their lifeblood, embrace innovation, and digitally enhance the customer experience. Our fact-based research, leadership programs, and peer community provide the tools for success.
Guidant is your digital transformation partner.
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To thrive in the digital economy, organizations must transform to treat technology and data as their lifeblood, embrace innovation, and digitally enhance the customer experience. Our fact-based research, leadership programs, and peer community provide the tools for success.Ask Us How