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Business Process Management by Martyn A. Ould

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RIVA AND TRADITIONAL INFORMATION SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT

From Riva process architecture to IS strategy

Utility company R sought a business-driven IS strategy, one driven by the needs of the business rather than the capabilities of technology. For any business, the issues that drive management action vary in time as priorities change. Those business drivers will have different time horizons and the role of IS is to support them accordingly. But the translation from business drivers to information technology strategy is a big one: we needed to break it into a number of smaller steps that could be taken individually with senior managers.

The Riva approach in this area is summarized in Figure 12.1. The first step was to brainstorm those business drivers: ...

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