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Communicate Plans and Manage Program Risks With the IAM Roadmap

Published: 02 May 2018

ID: G00310323

Analyst(s): Brian Iverson , Kevin Kampman

Summary

In order to maintain engagement and solicit direction, IAM programs must communicate progress to stakeholders. Security and risk management leaders responsible for IAM use the roadmap to plan, demonstrate program activity and show project deliverables to illustrate program effectiveness.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Select Projects Built Around Deliverables That Fulfill Objectives
    • Build Rigor Beneath the Surface With Project Charters
  • Design the IAM Roadmap With the Right Focus and Level of Detail
    • Develop Strategic Themes by Grouping Objectives
  • Arrange Projects According to Priorities, Dependencies and Risk Management
  • Regularly Review and Update the IAM Roadmap
    • Preserve Multiple Views
    • Use Metrics to Forecast and Demonstrate Progress

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