This guide presents a practical, step by step framework, and approach to create a strategic plan for information technology. The key focus is on connecting business and IT strategies – the former sets the priorities, and drives the cost, and available option set available to the CIO to adapt the IT assets/infrastructure, organization, and its processes. CIOs can use this approach to create an IT strategy plan for their organizations
Topic: information technology strategy framework
This paper presents an integrated strategic planning framework using critical success factors. This framework can be used for information technology strategy development and can also be applied to other specific functions such as organizational strategy or security strategy. An excellent discussion on critical success factors and scenario planning techniques. Good read!
This paper provides a brief introduction to the major strategic planning models. A good place to start if you are interested in understanding key strategy models before deciding on which one to use.
This paper presents an approach to measure the success of the information technology strategic planning process. An IT strategy is developed primarily to "align" with business strategy but is that enough? How do we measure this alignment? How does alignment translate into value? This paper gets this discussion going.
This paper describes an approach to create a strategic plan for information technology (IT). This IT strategic planning framework can be used to develop an IT strategy 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 describes a framework and approach for technology planning and making new technology investment decisions. This framework can be adapted for use for IT investments in projects.
This paper evaluates successful technology based companies to understand and articulate a framework and approach to create effective technology strategies. Good Discussion!
The author makes for a structured approach to IT strategy using the Balanced Scorecard (BSC) framework and then describes just how to use the balanced scorecard to create an IT strategic plan. Is there any strategy in your strategic plan? What are you using to measure, monitor, and communicate your organization's vision and strategy with clarity to the workforce and the people they serve? Is it working?
This presentation discusses the process to build a world class Information Technology Strategy.
A framework for business IT alignment.
A good IT Strategy Plan that you can use as a template to create your own.
This in-depth – 78 pages – presentation goes into just about everything you would have wanted to know about IT Strategy aka business IT alignment (ICT Strategy, IS strategy, IS strategic alignment, IT Alignment, strategic information systems planning (SISP)…)
This is an in-depth information technology strategic planning example that details the process and framework that CIOs can adapt to give direction to their own IT Organizations. Excellent Read!! (200 pages)
Use this template to create an IT strategic plan for your organization – aligning business with IT strategy. IT Strategy Template can be downloaded for free by CIO Index members.
CIOs can use this step-by-step guide to improve business IT alignment.
There are many definitions of IT Strategy. Which one is true?