Inside the Minds: Leading CTOs is the most authoritative book ever assembled on technology, written by the CTOs from GE, Boeing, Novel, Perot Systems, BMC Software, McAfee.com, Capital Thinking, BEA, Staples, PeopleSoft, Covisint, Finali, eLabor, and Encoda Systems. These industry visionaries share their knowledge on developing, implementing and capitalizing on the best technologies in the world. Also examined are developing proprietary technology, keeping technology skills sharp, interacting with vendors, explaining technology to the rest of your organization/co-workers and using technology to increase the bottom line. An unprecedented look inside the minds of some of the most well known CTOs makes for exciting and highly interesting reading for developers, programmers, techies, CTOs, CEOs, entrepreneurs, and anyone interested in the future of technology and how to take advantage of it on a personal or professional level.
Praise for This Book: "By the time the industry is thinking about what the world thinks the technology leaders are thinking about, the truly influential are thinking about something else. Want to know what the real leaders are thinking about now? It's in here." - Dr. Carl Ledbetter, Novell, CTO
"An unprecedented collection of best practices and insight..." - Mike Toma, CTO, eLabor
Inside the Minds (Real World Intelligence From Industry Insiders) was conceived in order to give readers actual insights into the leading minds of business executives worldwide and are written by C-level (CEO, CTO, CFO, CMO, COO) executives from over half of the Fortune 100 companies and other leading executives. Because so few books or other publications are actually written by executives in industry, Inside the Minds presents an unprecedented look at various industries and professions never before available. Each chapter is comparable to a white paper and is a very future oriented look at where their industry/profession is heading. In addition, the Inside the Minds web site makes the reading experience interactive by enabling readers to post messages and interact with each other, read expanded comments on the topics covered and nominate individuals for upcoming books. The Inside the Minds series is revolutionizing the business book market by publishing an unparalleled group of executives and providing an unprecedented introspective look into the leading minds of the business world. Other books include Inside the Minds: Leading Advertisers, Inside the Minds: The Wireless Industry, Inside the Minds: Leading Women, Inside the Minds: Venture Capitalists, Inside the Minds: Leading Consultants, Inside the Minds: Leading Accountants, Inside the Minds: Chief Technology Officers and over 30 other topics on leading industries and professions.