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English to Chinese translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - IT (Information Technology) / strategic planning
English term or phrase: such as they are
The Dangers of Going It Alone
KI's Petit was happy to have created her first IT strategic plan in 2003 but she knew it wasn't ideal. She had come up with her own idea of what IT should focus on, with little business input.
"The first pass was really just internal to IS in order to create some principles for how we wanted to operate and specific objectives," says Petit.
But, as Orlov warns, "IT strategic planning can't be done in a vacuum. The CIO can't just have an offsite and brainstorm what to do." Petit understood that and has been trying to tie IT's strategic plan to business goals, ｛such as they are｝. "It was a tough transition to make," admits Petit. "But the IT strategic plan is more or less the only vehicle we have to communicate the value we provide to the company so we don't want to be seen as off there on our own island doing our own thing.