Business IT Alignment Maturity Model
Prof. Luftman has proposed a maturity model for Business IT Alignment. Does that model cover the entire value chain? The author proposes a model that plugs this hole
Prof. Luftman has proposed a maturity model for Business IT Alignment. Does that model cover the entire value chain? The author proposes a model that plugs this hole.
I have bought into neither but here is the model for the sake of discussion.
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Follow these 10 steps to align business and IT. No business will ever reach the goal of “business and IT alignment”. Should this discourage you from pursuing business and IT alignment? NO! It is a worthy goal to pursue. Indeed, it is a critical one to pursue. You might never reach alignment but y... 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.
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 discusses business/it alignment in the context of eBusiness. Align business and IT strategy using Tracy and Wiersema’s Value Discipline model and "technology themes"
Business-IT alignment From a Value-Based Perspective covers the basics of it alignment, value modeling as a tool and provides an overview of VITAL - Value-based IT Alignment.
This article was originally published in 1999. However, it is on the money even today. Authors Jerry Luftman and Tom Brier walk through the issue of business and IT Alignment with specific examples and advice on how to achieve this goal. A must read... This case study details business and IT alignment using the Balanced Scorecard (BSC) at a financial services firm.
Why is aligning business strategy and it strategy so difficult? This paper explores business and it alignment to identify the level of business alignment with it and the reasons for the continuing challenge of aligning business with it. This case study discusses aligning information technology (IT/ICT) strategy with business strategy using the Balanced Scorecard, at a multinational pharmaceutical company.
This presentation discusses business it alignment - what is it? why is it important? how to achieve it? The problem: IT value. The solution? Many many frameworks and methodologies. Here is another one developed by Intel: IT Capability Maturity Framework (IT-CMF) Enterprise Architecture in its business/organizational context, focusing on business and IT strategy. Alignment is an issue but are you focused on the right strategy to fix it? The authors' research provides interesting insight into business it alignment: 1) there is no silver bullet to business it alignment 2) business it alignment requires six interrelated capabilities 3) there are five levels of it alignment maturity 4)... This paper presents the Oracle view on business and IT alignment. Oracle framework of business and IT alignment proposes three elements namely, management excellence, operational excellence and technology excellence. This one page poster describes a framework to combine maturity models for key business competencies or capability components into one holistic competency maturity model. The objective of this framework is to create a single view to the most critical ... This paper introduces business IT alignment, connects it to enterprise architecture planning, and discusses frameworks to measure, and assess it over time. Good Read! This one page poster describes a Business IT Alignment Maturity Model. This chapter presents the use of Balanced Scorecard to align IT with business.
This paper explores the role of internal business IT alignment and IT governance on service quality in IT outsourcing arrangements This presentation discusses business it alignment maturity - what is business it alignment? why is business it alignment difficult to achieve? how to assess business it alignment? This case study proposes a framework for business IT alignment and test alignment maturity over time. An excellent resource for CIOs to understand how to align business strategy with IT strategy and assess progress of resulting value delivery. (150 ... This presentation makes the connection between information technology service management (ITSM) and business it alignment. This paper provides a quick reference to the Henderson and Venkatraman Strategic alignment Model. This article describes a tool/framework to measure and address business it alignment. This paper presents a framework for strategic technology planning. A simple framework to understand the relationship between business strategy, organizational strategy and IT strategy. Value-based IT Alignment (VITAL) overview and discussion on basic underlying principles and components of this it value based framework. Practical IT Strategy: this paper proposes a model to "operationalize" IT Strategy. One of the toughest questions to answer is: is my business is alignment with IT? Prof. Luftman tries to answer this question in this paper originally published in 2000. IT Business case template can be used to perform a cost benefit analysis to support funding of IT investments.
IT Business Case Template with step by step guide you can use to assess value of IT projects - costs, benefits, and risks.
This paper discusses using the Capability Maturity Model to measure business it alignment. What are the factors that affect IT Alignment? How do they impact resulting IT Value? Read on to find out... This presentation discusses the use of real options to value IT investments. This paper proposes changing the "square" Henderson/Venkatraman Strategic Alignment model to a "triangle" Process Alignment Model by merging the IT strategy and business strategy domains because "IT Doesn't Matter"! This paper discusses six decisions senior executives (read: non-IT executives) should not delegate to IT folks (read: CIO?) to "avoid IT disasters— and, more important, to help them generate real value from their IT investments" This global study explores the state of business IT alignment across industry - how well do companies align business with IT? what factors does an enterprise find the easiest to excel in and which the hardest?
This presentation details the Henderson and Venkataraman strategic alignment model This presentation provides an overview of the Henderson/Venkatraman Strategic Alignment Model. This is a seminal paper on IT Alignment. Venkatraman and Henderson This paper, as the name suggests, combines two classic models - Venkatraman's Strategic Alignment Model and Yu's Goal Modeling technique.
Is IT Alignment a strategic weapon to gain competitive advantage? Duh! But do you know to what extent information intensity affects competitive advantage? Hmm... Technology enables business strategy. Does technology drive business strategy? This paper discusses the latter in great depth Is business and it alignment affected by national culture? Is business and it alignment more mature in one country than in another? This paper reviews the key business IT alignment models and frameworks and "suggests that some models of alignment could be strengthened by considering alternatives to this four domain model. Drawing on other work on the dynamics of human-technologi... The author's research hints at three things with business it alignment: 1) alignment improves organizational performance 2) formal organizational structure alignment does not help 3) informal organizational alignment does have a positive impact!
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