IT has become a key business function for almost every organization. More and more businesses across industries have realized that new business opportunities and channels to the market are created by technology developments, one of digital transformation key factors.
However, despite this general agreement on the importance of IT, another headline hits the news: many IT implementation projects fail, causing loss of money and profitability, internal mistrust and a bitter aftertaste. Why? Well, mostly because of a disconnection between business and IT, characterized by siloes; little shared understanding or focus; and lack of common business goals.
This whitepaper will help you to understand the nature of the challenge, the fundamental issues involved and will give you the foundations for bridging the gap between business and IT.