IT Strategic Planning Adoption and Best Practices 2017

November, 2016


IT strategic planning is essential when the economy is good, as well when we are facing headwinds. A strategic plan is also needed when major programs, such as an overhaul of legacy systems, require a long-term commitment beyond the current budget year. In this study, we describe the fundamental components of IT strategic planning, and assess current adoption trends by organization size and sector. We conclude with areas that should be addressed in the strategic IT road map. (16 pp., 5 figs.)
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