This case study explores the challenges in aligning IT with business. It gathers the perspective of senior IT leaders in a global organization and structures them so their peers can understand the challenges faced with Business IT Alignment. CIOs can learn from this practical perspective. (100+ pages)
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)
This detailed technology strategic plan explains how technology will be deployed in support of business expansion. A good example of aligning technology with business using IT Strategy.
Can we measure the alignment of information technology with business? What is the value created by Business IT Alignment? The second question is somewhat more important because there is no sense in measuring something that does not create value! This paper presents a case study to illustrate a framework to measure business IT alignment, and its impact on a critical component of value creation: employee engagement. Excellent Read (100 pages)
This case study demonstrates a complete business transformation initiative that covers all the key elements of capability namely, strategy, operations, organization, and technology. It demonstrates how to setup the problem, analyze all key parts of the puzzle, and then arrive at the solution comprising of key implementation initiatives. The invaluable lesson for CIOs is to the role technology plays in the big picture and how the parts fit together. Excellent Read! (300 pages)
This presentation describes the results of a strategic planning initiative for IT. It makes a case for IT Strategy, describes the process followed, and the deliverables produced. CIOs can use this example to create an IT Strategy for their own organizations.