IS Policy Ch 8

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IS Policy Ch 8
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2015-10-10 16:28:17
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IS Policy Ch 8
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  1. Maturity Model (5)
    • Utility
    • Commoditized
    • Standardized
    • Common
    • Unique
  2. Unique
    Provides strategic benefit/advantage (often proprietary)
  3. Common
    Common organizational needs. Little differentiation to business, but necessary function (HR, financial system)
  4. Standardized
    Adheres to standards developed/governed by external agencies (SOX)
  5. Commoditized
    ASPs, network services, server farms, backup services
  6. Utility
    Commodity that is delivered by centralized and consolidated source (ISPs, telecommunication services - bandwidth)
  7. IT Sourcing Options (4)
    • In House
    • Insource
    • Outsource
    • Partnership
  8. Outsourcing Decision Criteria
    • 1. Flexibility/Response Time
    • 2. Control
    • 3. Knowledge Enhancement - capture or retain
    • 4. Business Exigency (quick decision to seize business opportunities)
  9. Decision Framework for Sourcing IT Functions (5)
    • 1. Identify core IT functions
    • 2. Create sourcing profile
    • 3. Evolve full time IT people
    • 4. Explore range of options
    • 5. Combine sourcing options
  10. Framework for Sourcing
    Sourcing Strategy - Identify core vs. non-core

    Risk Mitigation - Risk should be shared w/ outsource company

    Understand Cost - If you can't compete in house, outsource.

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