VW's 'Rolling Computers' Need Fresh IT Insight

Volkswagen is building a different kind of IT organization that can bring business and IT together

Volkswagen is on the road to building cars infused with intelligence, connectivity and many new and creative capabilities.

Warren Ritchie, CIO of Volkswagen Group of America in Herndon, Va., calls the next-generation Volkswagen vehicle "a rolling computer."

As part of its effort to develop the new cars, which Ritchie said will include both products and services, Volkswagen is rebuilding its IT organization to make it more integrated with the business side of the company.

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