Strategically Focused, Tactically Agile Chief Information Officer

Product Description

This short and practical handbook is dedicated to the idea that there is a set of highly effective strategies and tactics that chief information officers (CIOs) can use to significantly increase the competitiveness and profitability of their companies. Even though information technology itself is changing rapidly, these strategies and tactics transcend any particular technology, and they remain highly relevant over time.
  • See the seven strategic guidelines for designing application systems and the six tactical principles for running projects.
  • Understand how to create an agile IT organization using three "agility loops" with supporting processes.
  • Useful techniques such as the OODA Loop, Six Sigma, and a Define, Design, Build development model are explained.
  • Frequent diagrams and case studies are used to illustrate key points throughout the book.