Michelle McKenna-Doyle is the first ever CIO in the NFL's existence. The role was born from the explosion of mobile technology, which has not only provided the chance to improve how employees in the office and on the field, but also resulted in a record demand from fans for connectivity and content.
In the last cover story ("The Year Ahead,"), we wrote about the new role of the CIO and how much more complicated it is to be an IT leader in 2014 and beyond. This month's cover story features just such a leader.
As a Federal law enforcement agency focused on combating violent crime and regulating the firearms and explosives industries, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is a highly mobile organization and has moved to adopting emerging commercial technologies to support its mission. Given the nature of that mission, security of devices and, more importantly, data has been a primary concern.
Dean Doige, CIO at Clark Builders, and member of the National Board of the CIO Association of Canada, talks about out how he utilized mobile technology to enable workers in the field and about his ongoing enterprise-wide strategy.
Agency ditches the paper-based forms and implements a solution that connects hundreds of agencies across the state.
Check out some of the latest mobile devices, apps and accessories for work and life.
What are the most important mobile technologies to this leading CIO?