10 Lessons from an IT Transformation

Jon Peirce, EMC IT Senior Vice President, shares lessons learned from EMC’s IT transformation in this 10-part video series produced by EMC IT Proven. Watch and learn how you can advance in your transformation journey.

  • Lesson 1: IT Transformation is a Journey

    See why IT transformation is not simply a large project and explore the mindset needed for your transformation journey.

  • Lesson 2: Complexity is the Enemy

    Take a closer look at the “happy path” and why it’s key to a successful IT transformation.

  • Lesson 3: Small Steps Won’t Work

    Crossing the chasm depends on a monumental step: becoming a services-based organization. Learn how this shift will ease the process.

  • Lesson 4: Incentives Do Work

    Explore the incentives that stimulate individuals or an organization during a transformation.

  • Lesson 5: Think Like an Entrepreneur

    Discover the advantages of an outside-in perspective when trying to run IT like a business.

  • Lesson 6: Bring the Team with You

    See what leadership attributes create safety for employees to innovate, learn, and take risks.

  • Lesson 7: Agility Wins

    Consider why you should find sustainable competitive advantage and a strong value proposition.

  • Lesson 8: Pay Attention to IT’s Brand

    If you think of brand as what people are saying behind your back, see why your brand is important during your transformation.

  • Lesson 9: Don’t Let Tradition Win

    See how breaking with tradition is imperative for an IT Transformation.

  • Lesson 10: Transformation Feels Like a Battle

    IT transformation may be difficult and feel like a battle. Here’s what you can do to win.