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Introduction to Corporate IT Strategy and Business Frameworks

Learn more about the role of IT in business frameworks and corporate strategy development, with this free online course.

IT Management
Free Course
Information Technology has become one of the key elements in the design of business frameworks and has a significant influence in the determination of corporate strategy. This course will introduce you to the importance of IT in the design of business frameworks and guide you through the different elements that influence a framework design. You will also study the different types of information systems and the main characteristics of each type.





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Frameworks are designed around the decision-making activities of the organization and aim to improve processing of information. This course will first introduce you to the relationships between business frameworks and Information Technology. You will look into the main types of framework available to a business organization and study the different applications that Information Technology adds to a business organization. This course will also discuss the three different types of information systems. You will learn that a change in one component of a framework is likely to cause changes in others.

Technology can be used to dramatically restructure organizations and contribute to their flexibility. This course will discuss how Information Technology can help to sustain a modern organization. You will study the differences between formal organizations and informal organizations, the factors that influence the structure and design of modern organizations, and the role of interdependence in an organizational structure. You will also study organizational flexibility, the role of variables in Information Technology, and the importance of Information Technology in determining corporate strategy.

The modern manager must have a thorough knowledge of both the structure of their organization and the capabilities of modern technology. This is especially important when designing business frameworks and determining corporate strategies. Upon the completion of this course, you will have learned the importance of IT in the design of business frameworks and the different elements that influence framework design. So, check out this course and discover how to use IT to enhance your organization's corporate strategy, today.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, the learner will be able to: - Discuss the importance of Information Technology in designing a business framework; - Outline the different elements that influence framework design; - List the different types of information system and the characteristics of each one; - Explain the importance of IT in creating a flexible, modern organization; - Discuss the benefits IT can bring when determining corporate strategy.


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