Topic: introduction to it governance

Designing Effective IT Governance

This presentation defines IT Governance, describes the 5 domains of IT governance and suggests ways to design effective IT Governance in an organization.

Define IT Governance

This paper provides a definition of information technology governance based upon research into various IT Governance definitions provided by different "gurus" and "sources."

Managing IS Supply and Demand

This paper makes the case for IT Governance – what is it governance? why is it governance important? what is the key to success in it governance? what are the executive and board responsibilities? what are the governance process flows? how are it governance and Project Portfolio Management connected?

Governance and the CIO

This white paper discusses the increasing role of IT in corporate governance. Specifically, it makes a case for a strong IT Governance capability by stressing the responsibility of the CIO and the IT Organization in ensuring overall governance, details the steps for effective governance and the role portfolio manageent plays and makes recommendations on avoiding common pitfalls to ensure success.

Enterprise IT Governance Assessment

This presentation reviews the state of IT Governance at state agencies with very good discussion on 1) what is good IT governance 2) what are some IT Governance models 3) what are governance challenges?

A Practical Guide to IT Governance

A good discussion on information technology governance – what is it – IT governance defined? why is it important? what to focus on in a sourced environment? what are the items on an audit checklist?

An Introduction to IT Governance

This presentation gives you an in-depth overview of IT Governance – what is it? why does it matter? how to implement it? …from a definition

Practical Approach to IT Governance

This presentation discusses information technology governance implementation – starting with setting a context for IT Governance and then the key frameworks for implementation.

Implementing IT Governance

This presentation introduces Information Technology (IT) Governance, its key stakeholders and their interests, common IT Governance frameworks such as COBIT, Val IT and Risk IT and an overview of a life cycle for implementing IT Governance using these frameworks.

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Sample IT Strategy Plan

A good IT Strategy Plan that you can use as a template to create your own.

IT Strategy Presentation

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)…)

IT Strategy Example

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)

IT Strategy Template

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.

7 Steps to Business and IT Alignment

No business will ever reach the goal of “business and IT alignment”. Should this discourage you from pursuing business and IT alignment? NO! It is a worthy goal to pursue. Indeed, it is a critical one to pursue. You might never reach alignment but you can take steps to get ever closer. This requires a process. Often, we ignore the fact that business and IT alignment is a process. This process does not have a starting point nor does it have an end. It is a series of “learn and do” cycles that incrementally get towards alignment. Let me explain.