Gartner Research

CFO Advisory: IT Risk; Availability

Published: 11 May 2010

ID: G00175834

Analyst(s): Barbara Gomolski, Richard Hunter


A current, effective business continuity plan is the best investment in IT risk management. IT availability is ultimately a decision about probability and insurance, not technology. CFOs are the natural leaders for these efforts because of their financial, analytical and risk management expertise.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Basic Definition
  • Analysis and Discussion
  • Questions the CFO Should Ask About IT Risk — Availability
  • Bottom Line

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