A RACI model is a chart that tracks every team member’s relationship to every task in every project you have in the works. RACI stands for Responsible, Accountable, Consulted, or Informed—the five options for each team member with each task.
There is a divide – a schism -- between CIOs who see themselves as “digital strategists,” and “traditional CIOs,” according to CIO magazine’s State of the CIO 2014 survey of 722 top corporate IT execs.
A CIO is responsible for the security of external and contracted systems. Even when the enterprise has a CISO (Chief Information Security Officer), blame for any security breaches is bound to eventually find its way to the CIO.