This document provides guidance to the CxO to transform their business for the digital age. This guide to digital transformation defines and describes digital business, lays out the imperative for the CEO to transform their business to the digital age, discusses the options for implementation, and recommends a step by step approach for migration. Excellent Read!
Topic: internet strategy
This in-depth e-book walks you through the key steps in the formulation and implementation of an e-Business strategy. It also provides case studies to illustrate key e-strategy concepts. Excellent Read! (500 pages)
This presentation provides an overview of e-Business strategy – from concept to implementation. What is e-business strategy? What are the steps required to implement an e-strategy? (86 slides)
This presentation discusses network effect and their use in e-business strategy – create competitive differentiation and barriers to entry. How to create switching cost for customers? what are the key concepts in network economics and lock-in? how to calculate switching costs? what are the different types of lock-ins and some examples of business lock-in? (19 Slides)
e-business does not operate in a vacuum. Its environment has a deep and meaningful impact on its design and operations. This presentation discusses the elements of the macro environment and their impact on e-business. What is the impact of legal, regulatory, ethical, privacy, and other issues on e-business? What is the impact of government policies, taxation, economics etc. on an e-business? (46 slides)
<span style="font-size: 13px;">This white paper discusses that CSPs that want to take advantage of the paradigm shift from a <span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">closed world of telecommunications networks to the open internet environment, need to provide a more personalized communications experience. In order to benefit from the emerging revenue streams </span><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif;">this shift creates, CSPs need to transform into customer-centric businesses the key to which is the understanding of customers’ preferences, behaviors, wishes and needs – in short their Digital Self.</span></span>
This presentation discusses a global portal strategy in the context of localization – global company’s products and services tailored for a local audience.
This white paper discusses using your web presence to build trust and turn online relationships into sales leads – perhaps, closing sales as well?
This document presents a web site strategy for a fictitious company to illustrate the key factors to consider.
This Web Site Strategy Template can be used as a framework to create your web 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?