Linda Tucci is editor at large-strategic initiatives. In this role she produces content that provides IT and business leaders with an understanding of the value of technology in business operations. This work includes collections of "pillar" content on emerging technologies such as AI and robotic process automation and on trends such as the evolving role of the CIO, digital transformation and the future of work. She also initiated TechTarget's Thought Leadership series; now in its third year, topics include edge computing, blockchain and high-performance computing in the enterprise, along with explorations of complex issues affecting IT and business leaders. Previously, she was the longtime executive editor for TechTarget's award-winning SearchCIO site. Before becoming a tech journalist, she was a business columnist for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.