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A.1. Information Systems and Business Strategy Alignment

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Anticipates long term business requirements, influences improvement of organisational process efficiency and effectivenes.

Determines the IS model and the enterprise architecture in line with the organisation’s policy and ensures a secure environment.

Makes strategic IS policy decisions for the enterprise, including sourcing strategies.



Level 4 

Provides leadership for the construction and implementation of long term innovative IS solutions.


Level 5 

Provides IS strategic leadership to reach consensus and commitment from the management team of the enterprise.



Business strategy concepts

Trends and implications of ICT internal or external developments for typical organisations

The potential and opportunities of relevant business models

The business aims and organisational objectives

The issues and implications of sourcing models

The new emerging technologies (e.g. distributed systems, virtualisation, mobility, data sets)

Architectural frameworks




Analyse future developments in business process and technology application

Determine requirements for processes related to ICT services

Identify and analyse long term user / customer needs

Contribute to the development of ICT strategy and policy, including ICT security and quality

Contribute to the development of the business strategy

Analyse feasibility in terms of costs and benefits

Review and analyse effects of implementations

Understand the impact of new technologies on business (e.g. open / big data, dematerialisation opportunities and strategies)

Understand the business benefits of new technologies and how this can add value and provide competitive advantage (e.g. open / big data, dematerialisation opportunities and strategies)

Understand the enterprise architecture

Understand the legal & regulatory landscape in order to factor into business requirements


Functies met A.1. IS and Business Strategy Alignment competentie

Business Analyst

Enterprise Architect

Business Information Manager

Chief Information Officer