A complete guide to aligning business with information technology (business IT alignment)
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?
This paper discusses the IT Strategy process and presents a 10 point plan to align IT with business.
This presentation provides an overview of business strategy – what is it? why is it important? how to develop it? what are the common frameworks?
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 master thesis provides insights into business-IT Strategic alignment concept in theory and practice, and it addresses two important issues within business-IT strategic alignment – 1) define strategic alignment and alignment gap between business and IT strategy 2) how to manage strategic alignment – using a conceptual model validated by illustrative case studies.
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 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 paper introduces a framework to align information technology with business based upon market demands – focus resources on IT initiatives that best meet market demands and stay away from those that do not.
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.