A complete guide to aligning business with information technology (business IT alignment)
This paper presents a framework for business IT Alignment. Using this framework, CIOs can understand the root causes of misalignment and take action to fill these gaps resulting in higher IT ROI. Good Read!
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 paper proposes a framework for business IT alignment in small and mid sized companies.
This paper presents a framework to compare, and select a methodology for IT Strategy. It discusses key business IT alignment frameworks and proposes a framework to evaluate and select one that works best for your organization.
This paper describes a framework to develop an information technology strategic plan for an organization. Focused on government organizations but the framework can be applied to any organization's IT Strategy design.
This paper presents an approach to create a dynamic technology strategy. The authors studied successful companies, their strategic direction, and that of their technology strategy to create this approach and framework. Implementation of a successful dynamic technology strategy can help organization achieve and sustain competitive advantage. Excellent discussion!
This excellent presentation discusses a capability driven approach to business IT alignment. This approach – and related artifacts – were used at a mid-sized company.
This information technology (IT) strategy framework is designed to assist in the creation of an IT strategic plan for educational and learning institutions. It is presented in the form of a workbook that identifies current situation and the path to desired IT capability with a focus on using IT to enhance the learning experience.
<span style="line-height: 1.6em;">This document provides a step by step guide to create a strategic plan for information and communication technology. For each activity, it provides overview of the step, required inputs, expected outputs, tasks lists and process diagram, supporting tools, and related tasks.</span>