This report provides an overview of IT governance, including principles and guidelines, discusses governance structures and committees, and highlights IT governance trends at institutes of higher education.
Topic: a-b-c of IT Governance
This presentation makes a case for IT Governance – IT is the key to business results and strategic governance is the key to IT success and consequently business value.
This white paper examines a means to achieving a workable point of equilibrium between the demands of the enterprise and the services an IT organization can supply.
This paper provides a definition of information technology governance based upon research into various IT Governance definitions provided by different "gurus" and "sources."
This presentation introduces information technology (IT) governance, highlights its benefits and value, discusses key frameworks Cobit and Val IT, and makes a connection between value management and IT governance – maximizing the value of it investments through effective IT governance!
A poster depicting Gartner Roadmap to PPM & IT Governance.
This paper provides an overview of information technology demand management – what is it? how it works? why is it important? what are its benefits to the IT organization and the business it helps?
A good discussion on information technology governance – what is it – IT governance defined? why is it important? what to focus on in a sourced environment? what are the items on an audit checklist?
This presentation gives you an in-depth overview of IT Governance – what is it? why does it matter? how to implement it? …from a definition
This paper introduces a framework for global ebusiness IT governance.
A framework for business IT alignment.
A good IT Strategy Plan that you can use as a template to create your own.
This in-depth – 78 pages – presentation goes into just about everything you would have wanted to know about IT Strategy aka business IT alignment (ICT Strategy, IS strategy, IS strategic alignment, IT Alignment, strategic information systems planning (SISP)…)
This is an in-depth information technology strategic planning example that details the process and framework that CIOs can adapt to give direction to their own IT Organizations. Excellent Read!! (200 pages)
Use this template to create an IT strategic plan for your organization – aligning business with IT strategy. IT Strategy Template can be downloaded for free by CIO Index members.
No business will ever reach the goal of “business and IT alignment”. Should this discourage you from pursuing business and IT alignment? NO! It is a worthy goal to pursue. Indeed, it is a critical one to pursue. You might never reach alignment but you can take steps to get ever closer. This requires a process. Often, we ignore the fact that business and IT alignment is a process. This process does not have a starting point nor does it have an end. It is a series of “learn and do” cycles that incrementally get towards alignment. Let me explain.
There are many definitions of IT Strategy. Which one is true?