Fractional CIO/CTO Old
Today's competitive market requires organizations of all sizes to adapt quickly to a changing environment, the technological aspect is critical as technology can help reduce operational and production costs and make efficient use of resources.
Hiring a fractional CIO or a CTO is actually virtualizing the role by applying the most efficient resource to a high cost business need (fractional CIO/CTO is sometime referred to as virtual CIO/CTO).
What a Smeester fractional CIO provides?
A fractional CIO, also known as a Virtual CIO, vCIO, Interim CIO, Part-Time CIO, or CIO on-demand is an experienced, multi-faceted professional who serves as the part-time chief information officer (CIO) of a small or medium-sized business that otherwise could not afford or would not need a full time executive to hold the position of chief information officer. The key business benefit of retaining a fractional CIO is that they provide the same expertise and capability of a full-time CIO without the associated level of overhead and benefits associated with adding another top level executive.
Fractional CIOs typically serve several companies and may-or-may-not engage in the day-to-day management of a company's IT staff or other resources.
The following are the expected responsibilities from a Smeester CIO/CTO