SCOPE OF WORK - IT Governance Maturity Model(s)
The research is to firstly determine if there are any IT Governance Maturity Models in existent and to explain how they function.
Second focus is to explain what a Maturity Model is and if an IT Governance Maturity Model of any substance doesn’t exist then I am seeking enough information to develop one. This would include an overview of how a Maturity Model works and the approach to be used to develop a Maturity Model (regardless of the topic).
Confirm Scope of Work before commencing
Identify and agree the research problem
Identify and clarify information needs
Specify research objectives
Confirm the outcomes of this work
Confirm Report requirements/format
Referencing – Must be of an Academic standard – approach to be agreed before starting e.g. Footnotes or APA
References must be from accredited sources
Tables, graphs, diagrams encouraged, all to referenced
Length – 20 pages (to be agreed)
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Topic - IT Governance Maturity Model(s)
Contents (Suggested – To Be Confirmed)
1. IT Governance
A Brief summary about IT Governance (5% - 10% (max) of report)
2. Maturity Models
Overview of the Maturity Model concept
Include brief explanation of Life Cycle concept and relationship to Maturity Models
How to develop a Maturity Model – steps?
What qualifies as IT Maturity models?
3. IT Governance Maturity Model(s)
Determine the interconnects of any IT Maturity Model and IT Governance Models
Provide a list of any well know or used IT Maturity Models and/or related Maturity models
Development of the concept of an IT Governance Maturity Model, including samples of several different models
4. Current Market Trend
Current Market Analysis, a comparison of companies with IT governance and without IT Governance.
How the IT Governance Maturity Model(s) can be used in decision making
Organisational benefits by following IT Governance.
Miscellaneous items about IT Governance Maturity Models or Maturity Models
Any other relevant information that would add value to the report will be added under this section.
6. Conclusion (only if thought valuable)
Any conclusions or observations from researching this report