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Successfully delivering agreed strategies from an IT Strategic Plan can only be achieved through planning and the application of strict governance processes. This governance must provide the necessary flexibility to deliver successful outcomes in a changing business and technology environment. Open and regular communication with the ...
Section: Content | Category: Applications | Date: Wednesday, 28 May 2008 | Hits: 458
Conclusion: Deciding whether major business solutions, or ICT enabled projects, should proceed to the next stage during a review is pivotal for sound governance. When lip service is paid to the review process project failure may just be around the corner. This view was put forward by the UK National Audit Office, and was endorsed in the November 2006 ...
Section: Content | Category: Governance & Planning | Date: Tuesday, 28 November 2006 | Hits: 421
... the organisation so that project personnel don’t waste time learning multiple approaches to the management of projects and executive management only have to deal with one approach to project governance and reporting. Observations: There are a number of project management methodologies in the market which in many cases are sold with training and ...
Section: Content | Category: Governance & Planning | Date: Monday, 28 January 2008 | Hits: 348
Conclusion: Initially oriented towards IT auditors and control professionals, COBIT1 has matured into a broadly-based governance framework capable of being used by board members and C level executives, such as COOs and CFOs, when seeking to understand and effectively harness IT capabilities. Importantly however, in its new form COBIT also provides ...
Section: Content | Category: Governance & Planning | Date: Wednesday, 28 February 2007 | Hits: 328
... It is a comprehensive standard that covers all system life cycle processes from Stakeholder Requirements Definition through to System Disposal as well as providing guidance on essential governance matters. Being a standard intended for widespread application, whether as a user or supplier, whether as an internal supplier or external supplier, whether ...
Section: Content | Category: Governance & Planning | Date: Saturday, 28 May 2005 | Hits: 430
Conclusion: IT executives are often held accountable for the non-delivery of business benefits when in most cases they are not in a position to ensure the appropriate business process and behavioural changes are made to realise the benefits. To avoid being blamed for someone else’s non-delivery IT executives need to have the governance owners in their ...
Section: Content | Category: Governance & Planning | Date: Monday, 28 March 2005 | Hits: 472
... as part of an identity lifecycle process, may not help businesses make money, but it does help mitigate risk. Failing to deprovision legacy accounts which then become a conduit for fraud could well be seen as a failing of due care and governance. After all, we are pretty good at stopping payments to employees once they have left; why aren’t the two ...
Section: Content | Category: Security Leadership | Date: Saturday, 28 June 2008 | Hits: 503
... goals and strategies. This has necessitated a different approach to the outsourcing relationship, an even greater emphasis on governance, and a more open approach to the relationship between the client organisation and the service provider. Observations: Traditionally, many organisations that outsourced their IT services had cost reduction as one ...
Section: Content | Category: Sourcing & Staffing | Date: Tuesday, 28 August 2007 | Hits: 356
... it achieves a level which complies with our standards. We are also expected to recommend how IT should be structured following the acquisition. For example should the company continue with its current processes or should it be partly or wholly, integrated into our network and be subjected to our governance procedures. From time to time our company ...
Section: Content | Category: Operations & Service Delivery | Date: Friday, 31 December 2004 | Hits: 421
... this protection it is also important that, at the human level policies and procedures are put in place to protect the network from misuse by its users. As an important part of IT governance organisations must compile, publish, maintain and enforce IT Network Policies to help ensure the integrity of the IT Network. Conclusion: ...
Section: Content | Category: Governance & Planning | Date: Thursday, 28 February 2008 | Hits: 414