In recent years, companies have invested heavily in Information Technology (IT) while trying to maintain competitive parity and support robust growth. In the current economic environment, it is difficult to gauge accurately the value derived from IT and to identify the pragmatic options that will allow a business to segment risk and drive growth, while simultaneously streamlining costs and improving performance.
Without the right strategy, organisations have driven huge complexity into their IT infrastructures and created much confusion within their businesses. It should come as no surprise that executives remain unsure what exactly they are getting from the IT function and why their IT costs keep rising.
To approach these issues objectively, PwC’s strategy consulting team Strategy& takes a revolutionary view of IT as a business operating within a business, and addresses a focused agenda:
At Strategy&, we are dedicated to creating and delivering the essential advantage organisations require to maximise their IT return. Our capabilities to support this agenda span four areas: