Managing an IT Department is Very, Very Hard to Get Right
After talking to 32,785 business leaders, we discovered that only 28% of stakeholders are supporters of their IT Departments. How can IT leaders be effective when not supported by the business?
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over 30,000 IT Professionals Since 1997
A Step-By-Step Membership Program to
Systematically Improve IT Performance
Build a Data-Driven Strategy
Objectively identify what needs to improve with our robust, client-tested diagnostic programs. Our diagnostic programs will help you move past subjective measurement of IT to help you prioritize projects, secure funding and become a strategic leader in your organization.
Manage Core IT Processes
Each of the squares within this table contains research designed to help you improve processes.
Use our Management & Governance Diagnostic to help you identify which areas of the table to focus on.
Assign ownership to each area and measure year-over-year progress.Learn More
Our research and advisory covers 100s of IT topics across all core areas of the industry.
Use design thinking and journey mapping to make IT the business’ go-to problem solver.
Put your DRP on a diet – keep it fit, trim, and ready for action.
Not all EA tools are made the same.
Selecting a best-fit solution requires balancing needs, cost, and capability.
Time is money; spend it wisely.
Optimizing your data architecture requires a prioritized and tactical plan for the people, processes, and technology, not just data models.
Tailor best practices to effectively manage information security.
Salesforce’s previous purchasing transparency has diminished, making it critical to understand licensing methods, and foreshadows compliance audits.
Measure Year-Over-Year Improvement
On average, our clients’ stakeholder satisfaction scores get 20% closer to a perfect score each year.