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Technology Assurance & Advisory

Technology Value Assurance

Technology Value Assurance assesses whether IT costs and budgets are aligned to business priorities, whether IT possesses the right level of skills and capabilities to support business initiatives, whether IT Risk is cost-effectively managed and whether IT performance is measured.

Technology Value Assurance

With limited resources available, it is imperative for the Information Technology (IT) function to focus on the same priorities as the business to ensure alignment. Technology Value Assurance assesses whether IT costs and budgets are aligned to business priorities, whether IT possesses the right level of skills and capabilities to support business initiatives, whether IT Risk is cost-effectively managed and whether IT performance is measured.

The strategic importance of IT to the business has never been greater. The business relies on robust technological solutions in order to be successful, demanding that IT provides the right services, at the right time and at the right price. In short, IT needs to be tightly aligned and integrated with the business strategy, delivering real measurable value.

It is important to draw a complete picture of your IT organisation, and perform assessments that can be tailored to meet your IT organisation’s needs, and cover:

• Strategic alignment

• IT capability and process maturity

• Service management

• Financial management

• Programme and portfolio

For organisations to start the transformation process, they need to understand the current state of IT within their organisation. Measuring the effectiveness of IT will allow an organisation to understand the things they are performing well, to identify areas for improvement and to provide the building blocks for targeted improvement programmes.

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