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1.1. Business Drivers

When looking at any business, there is usually a dichotomy in the business needs and drivers. The business is required to be fluid and extensible so that it can adapt to changing market and customer needs at almost no notice. At the same time, it is also required to provide a concrete and reliable foundation. These requirements are often conflicting; in order to get the right balance, it is important that the IT part of the organization fully understands the business requirements and how those requirements are affected by them when considering implementing any new system.

The following is a list of some of the most common business drivers affected by IT policy (or that IT policy needs to consider, so as not to disrupt):


  

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