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Can anyone recommend a consultant that can perform an IT organizational assessment and recommend a forward looking IT Department structure, given all the recent changes in the IT landscape?  I have an opportunity to restructure the Information Systems team as the job becomes data interfacing between cloud-hosted systems instead of installing system software and upgrades; and to address the new normal for Academic and Research Computing staffing as we address “Big Data” as a major and discipline and receive large private protected data sets from government granting agencies.

 

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Deborah Scott
Chief Information Officer

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
100 Institute Road, Worcester MA 01609

508-831-6075 (O) 
dscott@wpi.edu 

 

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Deborah

We have used Delta Initiative in the past.   They have helped me do significant restructuring as well as goal setting, strategic planning and have been very helpful in developing a forward looking approach.  We have looked at both technical as well as academic/online education initiatives in my area.   I've copied their CEO's contact information below.   Feel free to contact me off line for more details.

Jim Ritchey/President

Delta Initiative, Inc.
847.406.8022 Mobile
847.855.6700 Main

Julie

Julie Ouska
CIO/VP, Information Technology
Colorado Community College System
(720) 858-2781
julie.ouska@cccs.edu


From: <Scott>, Deborah C <dscott@WPI.EDU>
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Date: Friday, June 7, 2013 9:37 AM
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Subject: [CIO] IT Organization Structure for the Future

Can anyone recommend a consultant that can perform an IT organizational assessment and recommend a forward looking IT Department structure, given all the recent changes in the IT landscape?  I have an opportunity to restructure the Information Systems team as the job becomes data interfacing between cloud-hosted systems instead of installing system software and upgrades; and to address the new normal for Academic and Research Computing staffing as we address “Big Data” as a major and discipline and receive large private protected data sets from government granting agencies.

 

_________________________

Deborah Scott
Chief Information Officer

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
100 Institute Road, Worcester MA 01609

508-831-6075 (O) 
dscott@wpi.edu 

 

********** Participation and subscription information for this EDUCAUSE Constituent Group discussion list can be found at http://www.educause.edu/groups/.

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