IT Governance Institute 2003 (†579)IT Governance Institute. Board Briefing on IT Governance 2nd ed. (IT Governance Institute, 2003).
- governance (p.6): Enterprise governance is a set of responsibilities and practices exercised by the board and executive management with the goal of providing strategic direction, ensuring that objectives are achieved, ascertaining that risks are managed appropriately and verifying that the enterprise’s resources are used responsibly. (†1107)
- information governance (p.7): The overall objective of IT governance, therefore, is to understand the issues and the strategic importance of IT, so that the enterprise can sustain its operations and implement the strategies required to extend its activities into the future. IT governance aims at ensuring that expectations for IT are met and IT risks are mitigated. (†1108)