Video: The CIO’s Viewpoint with Avnet CIO Steve Phillips

In this video interview, Avnet Inc. senior vice president and CIO Steve Phillips joins editor Robert Dutt to discuss chief information officer priorities, and IT/channel relationships.

In this video, we cover:

  • Steve’s priorities right now as a Fortune 500 CIO;
  • How CIOs are thinking about security today;
  • The Internet of Things market;
  • The role Avnet’s IT department plays in helping the company’s solution provider customers;
  • Changes Steve sees emerging in the IT landscape; and
  • Steve’s advice to solution providers in dealing with his fellow IT executives.

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