Our Business Services Office is responsible for our financial operations, including budgeting, multi-year projections, cash flow and cash management, student accounts, purchasing, copying, printing, and mail services. On points 6 and 7, the first implementation point is IT, which then can be implemented using REST/POX/WS/CORBA/ERP etc, it isn’t really true to say that Business Strategy is then directly implemented by technology as there is pretty much always people/process/IT combined to deliver against a piece of business strategy.
The European Canon Professional Services programme is a completely free service that offers Canon professional photographers and filmmakers exclusive access to a range of benefits, including CPS support at major events, a priority repair service and local CPS support in selected European countries.
IT departments and Service Providers who reach this level of maturity often report improved relationships with their customers and business colleagues, being recognized as ‘Trusted Business Partners’ and ‘Competent Suppliers’ who deliver added business value rather than being considered a commodity or ‘Necessary Evil’.
In particular we pay attention to the similarities and differences between sourcing business and software services, the alignment between service management & engineering and sourcing & purchasing, the role of sourcing in the transformation of an organization towards a service-oriented paradigm, the role of architectural approaches to sourcing in this transformation, and the sourcing of specific services at different levels of granularity.
While these things come naturally with the development service, the development strategy maker will have to ensure the best utilization of company fund, refine the operation of management & different departments and address any legal issue that may arise as the business continues to grow.