Gartner Research

Governance Best Practices for Midmarket IT Leaders

Published: 16 May 2014

ID: G00263488

Analyst(s): Heather Colella


Governance is especially important for midmarket companies. Because of their size, every investment dollar must be optimized. This research presents midmarket IT leaders with a pragmatic and agile approach to governance designed to maximize investment dollars in a manner that is truly good enough.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • What Is Governance?
  • Who Should Be Involved in the Governance Process?
  • What Are Some Best Practices in the Governance Process?
  • What Common Mistakes Are Made When Midmarket Organizations Govern?

Case Study: Governance in Action

  • Principle-Led Governance
  • Bringing Reprioritization Into Decision Making
  • A Collaborative Decision-Making Community

Closing Thought

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