An Organization-Wide Approach For Assessing Strategic Business And IT Alignment
2005 (English)In: Proceedings from the Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology, 2005Conference paper (Refereed)
Contemporary firms operate in a dynamic environment for a number of reasons such as new technologies, entrepreneurial ideas, strategic alliances, mergers and acquisitions, and regulatory changes. A key for a well-functioning company is an Information Technology (IT) that is efficiently deployed to support the business objectives. Keeping business and IT strategies aligned as they evolve has been for several years in a row ranked amongst the top concerns of companies' executives. Despite this fact, there are few documented concepts and operation approaches for assessing business and IT alignment. This paper describes an organization-wide assessment approach, where the maturity model criteria and attributes are assessed with sub-questions for clarity.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Computer and Information Science
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-25998OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-25998DiVA: diva2:366927
the PICMET, Portland, Oregon, USA, 2005
QC 201011092010-11-092010-11-082012-03-23Bibliographically approved