Information Technology Management Strategies in Industry Series

Business use cases for Information Technology in Industry continue to expand beyond typical asset and plant management applications. Now IT is being use more often in driving forward goals such as resourcefulness and efficiency in current business processes. These articles will discuss areas where IT can be most innovative. Read More

What Companies Need to Know About Big Data and Social Computing in Information Technology Management

The IT-business value proposition seeks to apply technological innovations to business processes to meet the current and future demands of customers and the market.  What do companies need to know before using “Big Data” and Social Computing as an IT business strategy? Read More

IT Strategies: Applying Data Analytics to Information Technology Management

In this third and final blog on IT Strategies, I look at some examples and techniques of using data analytics in Information Technology Management.  In previous postings, I wrote “information technology is the interaction between people, information and technology”. When planning IT investments, it’s important that business value be the main driver for delivering solutions. Read More

IT Strategies and Data Analytics

In an extension to my first blog, I research quantitative analysis of enterprise IT functions to demonstrate how to create IT business value. It has to be established that, with so much data being collected from IT systems, IT managers can use this type of pervasive data to their advantage. Functionality such as maintaining health, securing systems, and properly sizing new systems all have an impact to IT budgets. Read More

IT Strategy Success

Information Technology (IT) Management has evolved to become more aligned with business processes. Every industry that can be thought of uses some type of information system and process automation as part of its business requirements planning. IT will continue to grow and evolve as businesses seek to build on technology investments and innovations while modern IT strategy becomes more of a business imperative. This introductory blog discusses initial strategies for building an IT business value proposition. Read More