"Insightful and comprehensive."
- Dr. Keri Pearlson, Author, President, KP Partners
"In his book, Fred offers seven critical steps to ensure successful alignment with corporate business objectives, and emphasizes the importance of understanding cost and value management."
- Jim Goodnight, CEO and President, SAS
"It is a common sense answer to some very complex issues. In fact some sections are applicable to any business unit or service organization beyond just IT."
- K. Cyrus HadaviI, PH.D., President, CEO, and Chairman, Adexa
In Mapping Information Technology Ö To Your Business, Fred Mapp draws on his years of experience as an Information Technology executive at major global companies to explore strategies that every organization can use to build business value from its technology investmentsófrom creating successful partnerships with key players within the business, to measuring the progress of technology products and services, to recruiting and retaining the right team of people.
In the book Fred discusses his 7 Initiatives:
Aligning IT strategies with your organization's vision, objectives, and business strategies.
Understanding business-process management practices throughout your business, including your IT organization
Mapping Your IT Infrastructure And Applications To Support Your Business Needs.
Recruiting, developing, and retaining the right team of people.
Providing and improving business solutions through leadership and consulting.
Managing costs across IT Improving the system for measuring the success of your IT investments.