Lecture 17. Chapter 9 Governance of the IT Function. Final Module: IT Leadership. IT increasingly fundamental to business Leadership of the IT function must change Core leadership issues: How to organize IT to support and enhance business activities?
Governance of the IT Function
Key Learning Objectives for Chapter 9
Understand the concepts of enterprise governance and IT governance, and the connection between the two
Understand the need for IT governance and the potential benefits of good IT governance
Recognize the primary domains of IT governance and learn about effective approaches for developing an IT governance framework
Overall effort to devise integrated approach, operating performance, strategic control, risk management, value alignment
Differs from project management in the strategic level of focus
A few early examples
When do benefits outweigh risks?