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Microsoft CIO Inducted into Unusual Hall of Fame

When we read the news that Tony Scott would be entering the CIO Hall of Fame, we immediately thought, "Wait, there's a CIO Hall of Fame?" Well, there isn't, really. Iit's just an honor bestowed on certain technology executives by one of your editor's former employers, CIO magazine.

Posted by Lee Pender on November 03, 2009 at 11:55 AM


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