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COBIT 5

How do I ensure accountability for IT systems?

One of the key elements needed to ensure accountability is reporting the right statistics and metrics. Each user department is responsible for ensuring that its information technology needs are addressed, and the IT department is responsible for providing overall cost-effectiveness, quality and coordination. The IT department can play its role by ensuring that IT metrics are captured and disseminated. User departments and the IT department must both be involved; neither may be permitted to abdicate its responsibilities.

 

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IT, an emerging global profession

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In an emerging global IT profession a major contributor in Canada and around the world is CIPS – Canada’s Association of Information Technology Professionals…

 

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COBIT 5: a look at the update

Let’s spend a few minutes on the revised ISACA business framework for the governance and management of enterprise information technology known as COBIT 5.

 

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Information technology and modern quality management

Ever wonder what policies you may be missing or which ones should be updated or how to make such improvements quickly?

 

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