In IT, too often, we are viewed as a cost, when we should be considered an investment.
Are you measuring ROI? We sure do talk about it a great deal. But when asked, few can point to the actual rate of return on their historical investments. This, as it should, create skeptical investors – which in your case as a CIO or IT Director, are the people that sponsor your projects.
That all said, IT as a cost center is an idea that needs to die. This presentation digs deeper into that idea, and presents a framework for finding those places where you can start finding strategic technology investments that you can make in your own company.