Nov 07, 2011
The e-cio effort stream line the OCIO business processes and align integrated and consolidate automation solution to establish an robust OCIO capability in supporting all the other business units in the enterprise. Most OCIO still relies on stovepipe and labor intensive solution in budgeting, procurement , project management and governance. Under the rapid technology evolution , the out of date OCIO business practices have become a major obstacle to align with technology cycle. To keep up with rapid technology cycle, the OCIO have to review their policies and process in budgeting, capital planning and investment control, acquisition and project management. And further to align integrated automation solution with proper human resources.
This e-cio efforts architect the OCIO by adopting the LEA Enterprise Mapping approach. It architect the OCIO businesses, application, data and technology on architecture drawing as traditional architect do. On the enterprise map, The architects and stakeholder can design the OCIO architecture in a collaborative approach in a very human centric manner. Human can not manage well on what they can not see
The OCIO Enterprise map visualize the logical enterprise which identify the business functions, and processes. Most importantly, it identify the how the business function related to each other similar to a floor plan in a building design. It constitute the OCIO business architecture and allow the architect the OCIO application architecture to take advantage of integrated automation solution and also design the OCIO organization and human resources to support the OCIO business need. In addition, the enterprise map also describe the OCIO context to illustrate the OCIO business environment related to CEO, CFO and other organization.