You’re an IT manager. It is very likely that your awareness of the importance of IT governance is not be matched by the board and senior executives within your organisation.
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December 2nd, 2019
In 2019, the challenges for effective IT governance are different than at any time in the past The rate of change of technology and threats and the shifting world of governance are particular challenges to developing and maintaining good IT culture.
November 12th, 2019
In many organisations, the IT budget is regarded as a cost centre. Something that adds little value and diverts budget from other more ‘deserving’ or ‘important’ areas. While the specifics of IT vary between organisations, IT provides the information systems that support service delivery. It is an investment in the organisation’s ability to do its ‘job’ – it enables the rest of the functions.
October 23rd, 2019
More than ever, the modern IT department needs to demonstrate its value to all stakeholders – proving IT’s place as an enabler, rather than a cost centre. A well-developed IT governance framework is one of the best tools to highlight this value. IT governance is about responsibilities and consequences.
October 18th, 2019
In a previous blog, we covered the importance of an IT governance framework. Controlling the discussion about IT within your organisation is a critical tool in maintaining an IT governance framework.
May 15th, 2017
We are sure you have heard the news over the weekend, however in case you are unaware, a massive RansomWare attack (largest in history) has hit over 230,000 computers in 99 countries, demanding ransom payments in bitcoin in 28 languages. The attack has been described by Europol as "unprecedented in scale".