by Peter A. High
The IT strategy directly impacts the business to increase the business productivity and helps the CIOs of the company for improving the IT performance. Implementing World Class IT Strategy by Peter A. High includes five principles which will increase the executive values to produce higher and successful outcomes. This book also explains the better IT strategic plans, Merge IT and business strategy at corporate business levels. and decreases the gap between IT leaders and business leaders.
The five principles include People, infrastructure, Portfolio and Project infrastructure, Business and IT partnership, External Partnerships. People build the foundation of any organization, without the right people no organization can move toward excellence. Infrastructure includes the hardware, software and other major needs of an organization. Projects management enhances now capabilities for high profits. With Business and IT partnership, there are more chances of an organization to grow. Last but not the least, every organization has become more common which leads toward external relationships so the IT must handle and adopt those external relationships management.