IT Management Slideshow: IT Governance: CIOs Lead the Way

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 03-24-2011

87 percent

87 percent of respondents either have a formal IT governance framework, or are working on one now.

87 percent

What do organizations seek from formalized IT governance policies? (percent respondents)

Better alignment with business strategy (79 percent)Improved value from IT (76 percent)Improved operational performance of IT (64 percent)Improved risk management/compliance (54 percent)Reduced IT costs (50 percent)

What do organizations seek from formalized IT governance policies? (percent respondents)

50 percent

50 0percent of respondents say that the CIO is principally responsible for leading the governance effort at their organization. (A CIO-designated executive does the job at 28 percent of respondents' companies.)

50 percent

50 percent

50 percent of respondents say that the CIO is principally responsible for leading the governance effort at their organization. (A CIO-designated executive does the job at 28 percent of respondents' companies.)

50 percent

55 percent

55 percent of respondents have customized an in-house template to build an IT governance framework.

55 percent

10 percent

10 percent of respondents used a consultant to build a template for their IT governance framework.

10 percent

33 percent

Despite the push for IT governance, only 33 percent of respondents say they provide post-implementation reviews for at least more than half of their IT investments.

33 percent

43 percent

43 percent of organizations do not provide any accountability for the outcomes of IT investments.

43 percent