A Framework for Business IT Alignment
This paper presents a framework for business IT Alignment. Using this framework, CIOs can understand the root causes of misalignment and take action to fill these gaps resulting in higher IT ROI. Good Read!
This paper provides invaluable insight into the key concepts of aligning business strategy with IT strategy. It discusses the following:
- What is business IT alignment?
- Why is business IT alignment important?
- What causes misalignment between IT and business strategy
- How to close the gap between business and IT strategy?
- How to model business IT alignment to monitor and close alignment gap?
- How to achieve and sustain alignment
The proposed business IT alignment framework is tested in real world companies and these case studies are discussed to illustrate its use. A good discussion for CIOs who want to get the biggest bang for their IT buck!
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Follow these 10 steps to align business and IT. This presentation deals with business IT alignment from a capabilities perspective - actually actively promotes the use of capabilities based model and iterative development and implementation.
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This paper discusses ways to align business with IT closing the gap that exists between the two. A good discussion for the CIO who wants to understand why business and IT are misaligned and how to fix this.
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