Friday, August 18, 2006
The corporate IT balancing act: agility vs. stability
- Business needs agility to survive in a competitive marketplace. Business is not served by cost controls that hinder creativity. In addition, IT can only be a strategic partner if it is not hamstrung by its own red tape and cost controls. If you are in the centrally controlled model, you need to lighten up, find common ground and make a new relationship between the business and IT.