e-Book - Understanding IT Strategy


This e-book provides guidance to managers on creating an IT capability that creates business value. An excellent discussion for the CIO to understand why do what they must! (600 pages)

This e-Book helps a CIO understand how IT creates value:

  • What is an information system and why is it important to the business?
  • Can IT help create competitive advantage? How?
  • What are the key building blocks of an information system?
  • What role do the layers of enterprise architecture play in creating value for the business?
  • How has the internet changed this equation? 
  • How does IT enable e-Business?
  • How does IT enable better decisions?
  • How to build and deploy better IT solutions?
  • What are the risks in leading an IT Organization? How should an IT manager overcome them?
  • What are the key components of IT value chain? How to implement them for impact?

This is a great foundational discussion - a key to managing IT is to understand the key concepts in context. This reference provides that in spades. Excellent Read!!

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