The Eight Building Blocks of an Application Strategy



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Often, application strategies just evolve by happenstance, but they shouldn't. There are eight key components that all good application strategies must contain, so successful organizations must be aware of them.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Culture/Bias
    • Technology Vision
    • Business and IT Strategy Alignment
    • Stakeholder Alignment
    • Organizational Alignment/Governance
    • Process Integrity/Centricity
    • IT Plan
    • Information/Data Strategy
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