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Operational Assessment of IT

1st Edition

By Steve Katzman

Auerbach Publications

356 pages

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Hardback: 9781498737685
pub: 2016-04-01
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pub: 2016-03-30
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Operational Assessment of IT presents ideas and concepts of optimization designed to improve an organization's business processes and assist business units in meeting organizational goals more effectively. Rather than focus on specific technologies, computing environments, enterprise risks, resource programs, or infrastructure, the book focuses on

Table of Contents

PRELUDE. Introduction. GOALS. The Organization. OPERATIONAL ASSESSMENTS. Operational Auditing. Operational Assessment Planning. Operational Assessment Fieldwork. PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER. Assessment Reporting. IT and COBIT. Epilogue. Appendices.

About the Author

Steve Katzman is a retired master sergeant who spent four years in accounting and finance and the rest of his 21-plus-year Air Force career in information technology (IT) and data communication. He has over 35 years of computer and technology experience and 14 years in auditing (internal and external). Mr. Katzman earned a BS degree in management information systems with a focus on business from Central Connecticut State University. He maintained several professional certifications, including CIA, CISA, CRMA, CRISC, and CISSP. During his military career, he held a top-secret security clearance.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Information Management
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
COMPUTERS / Security / General