IT Strategy Committee & IT Steering Committee-Point to Remember

Point to remember for CISA Exam:

Board of directors:

IT governance is primarily the responsibility of the board of directors.

Strategy Committee:

Role of strategy committee is to advise board on IT initiative. Strategy committee generally consists of board members and specialized non-board members.

Steering Committee:

The role of an IT steering committee is to ensure that the IS department is in harmony with the organization’s mission and objectives. To ensure this, the committee must determine whether IS processes support the business requirements.

The IT steering committee monitors and facilitates deployment of IT resources for specific projects in support of business plans.