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The SLP for this final module in the course involves the ongoing issue of the alignment of business strategy and IT strategy.
Eric Berkman (2001, January 24), Why we''re still talking about alignment, CIO Magazine. Retrieved from http://www.cio.com.au/article/38724/why_we_re_still_talking_about_alignment/
IT University of Goteborg (2013), Aligning IT Strategy with Business Strategy Through The Balanced Scorecard, Retrieved from http://www.techrepublic.com/whitepapers/aligning-it-strategy-with-business-strategy-through-the-balanced-scorecard/287956
Allan Holmes (2007, January 1) The ROI of Alignment. CIO Online. Retrieved from http://www.cio.com/article/27969/The_ROI_of_Alignment
When you''ve read through the articles and perused relevant items from the Background Readings and other sources that you may have located, please compose a short (4-5 page) paper on the topic:
Agree or disagree: An IT strategy focused on maintaining a cutting-edge technology position is the most effective way to support any kind of overall business strategy.
Take a position one way or the other, and defend it with appropriate arguments and references.
Submit your paper upon completion.
Use information from the modular background readings as well as any good quality resource you can find. Please cite all sources and provide a reference list at the end of your paper.