Alignment Is Not Just for Wheels - Science And Art of It-business Alignment
IT and Business are the wheels of the enterprise and leaders should make sure that IT efforts point in the same direction of the business vision. The process of Business-IT Alignment is a constant leadership effort of ensuring that IT department supports the business interests via all its aspects, viz. People, Process and Technology. Every IT department should take steps for a better business alignment, just as every car owner should make sure that their wheels are aligned. In addition to a step-by-step methodology for IT-Business Alignment, this book features a detailed case study of a fictitious company that would help the readers conduct their own workshop and immediately put this methodology to practice.
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_____________________________________________________ EXPECTED BENEFITS Accounting Achieving alignment Affiliates/Marketing Partners architects aspects Assignment for project Automate BENEFITS AND MATURITY Business behavioral shift business departments business functionality business goals business landscape reports business users Chapter communication Completely agree Completely disagree costs create Cultural behavioral shift data flow diagrams delivery department landscape departments and stakeholders employees end users Feasible Stakeholder Finance & Legal Financial effect given time period Goal Credit score Goal Priority Feasibility Graphical User Interface Ideas for improvement identify INDICATORS IT behavioral intranet issues IT-Business Alignment managers Success factors Marketing & Sales MATURITY INDICATORS mindset and culture Operations Participating parties perception planners portfolio Production support proprietary software Quality Assurance resource allocation rework Root causes satisfies Credit Assignment script coverage Service oriented architecture short term Stakeholder Landscape Strategic Long Term suppliers Symptoms Tactical technical test scripts Tracking typical Unable to rate understand usability various web portal Web service XYZ Utilities