Increasingly, businesses grow through acquisition because organic growth is both costly and risky. Since IT is an integral component of business success, it is imperative for the CIO to master Post Merger Integration of IT organizations. This is an excellent discussion that can help you design your PMI strategy:
- What is a merger or acquisition?
- Why is M&A important?
- What is the process for M&A?
- What role does technology play in M&A?
- Why integrate information technology post merger?
- How to set objectives for IT integration?
- What are the key components of IT integration?
- How to evaluate integration options?
- How to achieve post merger IT integration?
CIOs can understand key concepts in the entire M&A process and how to think about PMI.