This paper builds upon part one by focusing on one of the ten themes to gain strategic advantage in the 21st century: collaboration. How does collaboration affect competitive posture, and how to leverage it to gain competitive advantage? What does all this have to do with IT? Read On!
This white paper discusses where BRM organizations fit in today’s enterprises; how the organization interacts with other business functions; concrete ways you can use BRM to instill a culture of innovation; and how to measure BRM success.
This simple guide to IT Strategy focuses the user to think about their business needs and how information technology can help support them.
This paper discusses the IT Strategy process and presents a 10 point plan to align IT with business.
This research explores the issue of business IT alignment from an IT operating model perspective – how to decide which IT operating model best serves the needs of the business?
This research paper explores an interesting question: does business and IT strategy integration differ by the way an organization creates value? In other words, do some types of businesses require a higher level of business and IT strategy integration while some others can make do with a lower level?
This article applies Michael Treacy and Fred Wiersema’s value discipline concept to analyze and align IT initiatives with business goals to maximize IT value.
This article discusses formulating the strategy for Enterprise 2.0 – people, processes and technology working in unison to increase revenue, reduce costs or increase productivity.
This report summarizes the findings of a research into business it alignment in higher education institutions – what ails IT in higher education? what are the challenges? what are different institutions doing to overcome business it alignment challenges? what are some best practices in IT alignment? what are lessons learnt in business it alignment in higher education?
This research delved into the change in business climate and the resulting need for change in IT capability – reimagining IT is the name of the game for the CIO in 2011 and beyond.