IT Vision

Creating a Strategic Blueprint for IT

This comprehensive technology strategy plan provides an example of building a technology blueprint which acts as a guide to achieving organizational goals – identifying them and tracking progress against them. CIOs can use this example to learn about IT strategic planning and blueprinting. (150 pages)

What is IT Transformation?

IT transformation is fashionable. Buzzwords generally are. This article answers a simple question: what is IT Transformation? Defining IT Transformation is critical to the success of any CIO and the IT Organization they lead.

Strategic Information Technology Stakeholder Communication Example

This report provides a snapshot of information technology for key stakeholders – includes IT Strategy but also the organization design, industry and technology trends shaping IT, IT Governance, IT Roadmap etc. This is a critical piece of communication to key stakeholders on both the promise and delivery of value from their IT investments. Good Read!

Strategic Planning Process

This guide describes a 7 step strategic planning process that can be adapted to create your own IT strategy process.

IT Strategy Book How Does IT Drive Business Strategy?

This is a book on IT Strategy with a difference: it discusses how technology is driving business change across industry! It discusses the key IT trends shaping the world around us. If you want to understand the impact of technology on business models, business ecosystems and the world we live in, this is an excellent book to spend some time with. The authors present an in-depth view of the new business world that is taking shape driven by ground breaking technological breakthroughs – collaborative software, cloud computing etc. are not just technologies, they are a means to create unprecedented business value. The challenge is to understand their potential and know where and how to leverage them. This book is a great place to start.

Creating a Vision for IT

This guide presents a step by step process to develop and implement a vision for information technology. An IT Vision is the critical first step to an information technology strategy.