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Does the audit committee receive sufficient information to discuss IT strategy intelligently and effectively? Is IT strategy aligned with the business strategy of the company? Does management track what information is leaving the company and where it is going? Are Internet-facing resources exposing the company to increased compliance risk? Does IT support the enterprise in complying with regulations and service levels? How do we know whether we are compliant with all applicable regulations? Are sufficient IT resources and infrastructure available to meet required enterprise strategic objectives? Has management implemented appropriate policies and procedures to mitigate the risks of processing cloud computing, mobile computing, BYOD, Geo location, etc.?
How can I ensure that new IT initiatives are designed to deliver on stated business objectives? We already use ITIL. Why do we need a GEIT framework? How can we better manage and exploit our portfolio of investment in mobile, social and cloud technologies? Are IT investments and efforts transparent to stakeholders? How does COBIT assist me in my role as CIO?
I have been asked to take part in a task force for the adoption of an IT Governance framework. Who in our organization should be involved and how can COBIT 5 help us? How can we better track and manage the achievement of the intended business results of new IT initiatives? How can we better manage the performance and accountability of different SaaS/Cloud vendors? We are under pressure to deliver more value for less budget. How can I better align business priorities with available resources? How do I control IT cost? How do I use IT resoruces in the most effective and efficient manner? How do I improve business agility through a more flexible IT environment?
How can we build better policies and procedures for protection of enterprise data? What do we need to include in our end-point access policies and procedures? We are dependent on external providers, how do we ensure that IT outsourcing agreements are well managed? How do we obtain assurance over external providers? Are all information recources appropriately secured?
Quick Links to COBIT 5 Processes
The table below shows the complete set of 37 governance and management processes within COBIT 5Click on any process for links to detailed guidance and process descriptions.