Trends Report

The Do's And Don'ts Of Building IT Organization Charts

May 17th, 2013
MC
Marc Cecere
With contributors:
Khalid Kark , Andrew Smith

Summary

The reporting structure of an IT organization affects how roles operate in that shop. The structure must support the goals of the organization and be consistent with its culture and capabilities. Well-defined reporting structures are based on the IT and business direction; take into account organizational barriers; and consider the effect of combining or separating the functions that are targeted for change. This report describes how CIOs should evaluate these elements to develop an effective org chart.

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