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Chinese CIOs Should Fully Understand the Business Strategy Before Developing the IT Strategy

Published: 25 July 2013

ID: G00252931

Analyst(s): Heather Colella , Owen Chen


CIOs who understand the business strategy before they develop their IT strategy are more successful in delivering value to their enterprises. Here, we explore issues and alternatives for CIOs in China, who have difficulty gaining access to the business strategy.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Read the Documented Strategy, Compare It With What Is Happening in the Enterprise, and Confirm It With the Business
  • Understand the Competitive Advantage of the Company
  • Understand the Organizational Model of the Company
  • Conclusion

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