Sunday, January 17, 2010

Literature for the "Business IT Alignment" Course, ITU spring semester 2009

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In the spring semester of 2009 I've taken the course "Business IT Alignment". My preparation has been quite crippled by what seems to be a continuous stream of influenza that I've picked up since the day before new year (I've coined it The ultra-flu). In my effort to prepare for the exam I've several times found my self searching for the right articles and the related course slides, so here I've decided to create a post to build up that information (probably only of real interest for myself).

The Course seems to have run at least since 2005, with Lars Andersen taking part in 4 consecutive years. This semester with a completely new duo of teachers. The base reference is the course program [PDF]. Supplemented with the course homepage/slides from this and the previous semester:


IT Governance: How Top Performers Manage IT Decision Rights for Superior Results

Spring 2009

Spring 2008

Innovation: The Five Disciplines for Creating What Customers Want

Spring 2009

Spring 2009

The Innovator's Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business



Strategies for Information Technology Governance

Chapter II - Integration Strategies and Tactics for Information Technology Governance (pages 37-74).


"Linking the IT Balanced Scorecard to the Business Objectives at a Major Canadian Financial group" [PDF] Wim Van Grembergen, University of Antwerp (UFSIA),Ronald Saull, Information Services Divisions of Great-West Life, London Life, Investors Group Steven De Haes, University of Antwerp Management School (UAMS)

Spring 2009

Cultures of Technology And the Quest for Innovation.
The Introduction [PDF] (pages 1-23).

Spring 2009

Xtras for the eager pupil

"Using the Balanced Scorecard as a Strategic Management System" [PDF], Robert S. Kaplan, David P. Norton.

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