IT and Operational Technology: Convergence, Alignment and Integration

Archived Published: 15 February 2011 ID: G00210814


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The worlds of IT and operational technology are converging. Gartner has commissioned a broad research agenda to review the implications for alignment and integration of these technology areas.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Strategy, Value and Risk of IT/OT Convergence?
    • IT and OT Management (Security, Continuity, IT Asset Management and EA)
    • IT/OT Organizational Behavior, Processes and Governance (Skills, Culture, Organization and Responsibility)
    • Emerging Architectures Used in Communications and Platforms Used in IT and OT Software
    • Other Research
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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