aligning business and it strategies

Case Study – Business Strategy Alignment with IT Strategy

This case study proposes a framework for business IT alignment and test alignment maturity over time. An excellent resource for CIOs to understand how to align business strategy with IT strategy and assess progress of resulting value delivery. (150 pages)

How to Close the Business IT Alignment Gap?

This paper discusses ways to align business with IT closing the gap that exists between the two. A good discussion for the CIO who wants to understand why business and IT are misaligned and how to fix this.

Bridging the Business and IT Strategy Gap

This one page poster summarizes the business value creation relationships – how to create business value? who does what in creating business value? how is everything connected – from business to IT and everything in between. This is an excellent resource for any CIO interested in bridging the business and IT chasm. 

Aligning Business Strategy and IT Strategy

This research paper discusses the development of information technology strategy to support changes in business model and strategy. Do companies at different levels of strategic maturity need different IT Strategies?

Guide to Managing IT

This simple guide to IT Strategy focuses the user to think about their business needs and how information technology can help support them.