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Art of Strategic Planning for Information Technology

Art of Strategic Planning for Information Technology - 2nd edition

Art of Strategic Planning for Information Technology - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780471376552

ISBN10: 0471376558

Art of Strategic Planning for Information Technology by Bernard H. Boar - ISBN 9780471376552
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Edition: 2ND 01
Copyright: 2001
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
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Art of Strategic Planning for Information Technology by Bernard H. Boar - ISBN 9780471376552

ISBN13: 9780471376552

ISBN10: 0471376558

Cover type: Print On Demand
Edition: 2ND 01

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Summary

As technology becomes more mainstream and accessible, companies must develop new ways to use their IT resources in order to compete. In this extensive revision, IT expert Bernard Boar provides a methodology that shows readers how to use IT as a competitive business asset. He tackles the latest challenges facing IT departments over the next several years, including how to devise a complete strategy to make the department more effective and how to choose the best strategy framework for a company. Boar also shows how technologies like e-commerce, data warehousing, architectures, and Java can be used to make a business more competitive.

Author Bio

Boar, Bernard :

Bernard Boar is Vice President for Strategic Solutions at RCG Information Technology where he implements and teaches the strategy discussed in his books. A frequent speaker at conferences and lectures, he consults about his methodology all over the world. Boar is also the author of Constructing Blueprints for Enterprise IT Architectures, Strategic Thinking for Information Technology, and Practical Steps for Aligning Information Technology with Business Strategies (all from Wiley).

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Foreword.
Acknowledgments.
Strategic Planning for Information Technology.
Managing IT for Competitive Advantage.
Assessment.
Strategy.
Execution.
Quality Control.
Administration.
Epilogue.
Appendix A: Aphorisms of Strategy.
Appendix B: Glossary.
Appendix C: Customer Satisfaction Measurements.
Index.

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