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China Summary Translation: CIOs' Frequently Asked Questions About Governance

Published: 09 October 2015

ID: G00291829

Analyst(s): Heather Colella , Owen Chen


Gartner analysts talk to thousands of clients and prospects every year, and governance is one of the most popular topics we explore. This research summarizes the most frequently asked questions about governance for CIOs and IT leaders to use as they head into 2015.

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CIOs' Frequently Asked Questions About Governance

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations


  • 1. Where should an organization start its journey with governance?
  • 2. What does a good governance process entail?
    • Primary Governance
    • Secondary Governance
    • Tertiary Governance
  • 3. What are the core communication tools used in "just enough" governance?
  • 4. How can CIOs in the public sector deal with governance effectively?
  • 5. What are the biggest mistakes that companies make when it comes to governance?

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