Running IT Like a Business
The authors discuss a new model for IT - one that borrows key capabilities from their business counterpart. The article describes the use of these capabilities to create value from IT.
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This white paper introduces a model and approach for IT to deliver value to the business - beyond the promise of running IT like a business. The key things missing from that paradigm are transparency, performance, and accountability and this model br... CIOs are under pressure to produce ever-more business value for even-less IT dollars. Is running IT as a business a solution? Exactly what does that entail? This research delved into this issue and spoke to current CIOs - what are they doing to run I... Is running IT as a business within a business critical to the survival of a CIO - the CIO role itself? The author lays out the argument for running IT like a business, and discusses how it can be done to deliver business value. This step by step guide to running an information technology organization like a value center. Running IT like a business is the imperative because it maximizes return on investment, and provides excellent business IT alignment. However, most organiz... This presentation discusses the challenges faced by the CIO in producing value for business and proposes running IT as a business as a solution. What does that do to the CIO role moving forward? What does this service based IT organization look like? Has IT moved from being a cost center to a value center? Does the CFO agree? How would a CFO measure the value contributed by IT to the bottom line? This paper discusses these questions and more. This study puts in context "running IT like a business" making the vital connections that must be made with issues of business IT alignment, IT value, IT Organization design, and IT finance. This comprehensive guide to running a not-for-profit as a business holds invaluable lessons for CIOs to run their IT organizations like a business. IT organizations - internal not for profits? - need to change their operational paradigm and this pres... This paper explores the factors governing the decision to run internal support functions/organizations a a business. The discussion provides an excellent example of the kind of issues a CIO must grapple with as they make the decision to run IT like a... This paper explores the factors governing the decision to run government organizations a a business. The discussion provides an excellent example of the kind of issues a CIO must grapple with as they make the decision to run IT like a business.
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