Belmont, Calif., February 13, 2014 – Businesses today rely on IT for employee productivity, to meet the needs of customers, and for overall business success. A well-developed plan defines the role of IT in a business and can have a positive impact on a company's growth and development.
When creating a strategic IT plan, company executives will benefit from asking the following questions:
Answers to the following provide information for an IT budget and timeline. An IT plan should be revised annually.
"Executives need to understand that IT is a tool that allows business people to do their jobs and provides customers with goods and services," says Joe Dito, Chief Operating Officer at MPA Networks. "When technology is well maintained and has been strategically planned, it results in business goals and future needs being met, and helps employees to increase their productivity."