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Energy Trading in Utilities: Getting the IT-Business Alignment Right

Published: 07 December 2009

ID: G00172910

Analyst(s): Keith Harrison

Summary

The relationship between IT and the trading business or function can be an uncomfortable compromise between the need for IT governance and controls, with the need for rapid results. Building an effective relationship will reduce IT-related operational risk.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • The Problem
  • Why Is This Important Now?
  • Where to Start?
  • How Should the Business and IT Line Up?
  • How Can the Transition Be Catalyzed?

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