IT Governance

IT Governance

Paper Type:         1#Assignment

Subject:       Business

Pages 1 (275 Words)

Sources       3

Spacing       Double

Citation      APA

Academic Level    Doctoral

Quality       Standard

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Role of IT Governance

Consider the role of IT governance in extending the leadership of the CIO through the IT organization and through the organization as a whole, including:


How do you envision the relationship between IT governance and best practices?

Is IT governance a critical factor in establishing IT-business alignment and ensuring performance of the organization in meeting its mission?

Are there circumstances in which informal (undocumented) governance is acceptable in an IT organization? If so, what type of organization would that be?




Use the Capella University Library to complete the following:

Required Library Search for Your Own Scholarly Paper

For an additional required reading assignment, you are expected to conduct a search in the Capella University Library for one source that you find particularly interesting within the unit topics and incorporate it into your discussion in this unit. You may also wish to use the resources provided to help you improve your search techniques, reading techniques, and critical thinking. You can return to these resources throughout the course when you need a refresher:

The following resource on literature reviews offers a framework for your research in this course. We recommend the strategies and techniques offered in this tutorial: What Is the Literature Review?

Optional Enrichment Readings

The following list contains optional readings. These may be substituted, one-for-one, for the required list above to satisfy your own special interests:

  • Ahmad, N., Amer, N. T., Qutaifan, F., &Alhilali, A. (2013). Technology adoption model and a road map to successful implementation of ITIL. Journal of Enterprise Information Management, 26(5), 553–576.
  • Balocco, R., Ciappini, A., &Rangone, A. (2013). ICT governance: A reference framework. Information Systems Management, 30(2), 150–157.
  • Jairak, K., &Praneetpolgrang, P. (2013). Applying IT governance balanced scorecard and importance-performance analysis for providing IT governance strategy in university. Information Management & Computer Security, 21(4), 228–249.