Case Study – Business Strategy Alignment with IT Strategy

CIOs are required to align technology strategy with business strategy - that is a pre-requisite for IT to deliver business value. There are many frameworks and methodologies to implement Business IT alignment. This paper presents another take at this issue. It proposes a framework for business IT alignment and to assess progress of this effort over time. It applies this maturity model to a global company to see if it works.

  • What is business strategy?
  • Why develop a enterprise strategy?
  • How to formulate and implement business strategy?
  • What is IT strategy?
  • Why formulate an IT strategy?
  • How to formulate and implement IT strategy?
  • Why align business strategy with IT strategy?
  • How to align business strategy with IT strategy?
  • How to assess progress of business IT alignment?
  • How does a global company deliver results using business IT alignment?

The case study details the working of a global corporation and its IT organization to understand how business IT alignment works and its impact on value. Excellent example to learn from!

Documents are in common file formats such as Microsoft Word (doc), Powerpoint (ppt), Excel (xls,csv,xlsx), and Adobe pdf.


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