IT Governance

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Many IT projects fail to deliver the benefits identified in the business plan, exceed their budget and are delivered late.

Is poor governance the issue and if so what must be done to fix the problem? * What is the problem? Complex IT projects usually have a well-documented business case before any organisation will allocate the significant resources required for such projects. This investment is made in anticipation of IT projects delivering significant returns. The problem begins right here because the business objectives, the business environment and the technology are fixed in time when the business case is approved but in reality they all change during the life of any complex IT project. Properly governing and effectively managing a complex ICT project demands that changing business objectives, the changing business environment and the changing technology must be constantly realigned to produce...