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Agenda Overview for Operational Technology Management in a Digital Business, 2014

Published: 09 January 2014

ID: G00260032

Analyst(s): Kristian Steenstrup

Summary

The 2014 agenda for operational technology management in a digital business will focus on five key areas of interest to CIOs in any industry sector working to align operational technology in plants and equipment with the policies and processes used to manage IT products.

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Analysis

Key Issues

  • How do you evaluate IT/OT alignment for value and risk?
  • How does IT/OT alignment impact processes, governance and organizational structure (skills, culture and responsibility)?
  • What are best practices and tools for OT software management?
  • What are best practices for aligned communications and infrastructure
  • What are best practices and tools for IT/OT system and data integration?

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