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COBIT Focus - Setting the Record Straight

Setting the Record Straight:  Convincing Management of COBIT’s Value in Risk Management

By Julian Marquez, CISA, CRISC, COBIT Foundation, ISO 27001 LA, ITIL Foundation

Although COBIT® remains an extremely valuable tool for IT risk management, many Latin American companies still find themselves slightly confused when trying to understand what it takes to carryout a complete or partial COBIT implementation. In fact, organizations still struggle with how to achieve long-term business and IT goals through proper use of the framework's tools, and advice from experienced or well-informed practitioners is not sought because top management often considers any external consultancy as an expenditure with little or no return on investment. In addition, due to multiple mergers and acquisitions currently taking place, there is a growing interest in the region in implementing COBIT as an IT risk management framework and even as a way to comply with globally accepted regulations, particularly the US Sarbanes-Oxley Act 2002(SOX). 


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RE: COBIT Focus - Setting the Record Straight

I totally agree with you, I'm from Latin America and there are many companies that don't understand how to align IT process to a specific framework. 
JRomeroTLively at 1/10/2017 7:24:32 AM Quote
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RE: COBIT Focus - Setting the Record Straight

I totally agree with you, I'm from Latin America and there are many companies that don't understand how to align IT process to a specific framework. 
JRomeroTLively at 1/10/2017 7:24:32 AM Quote
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RE: COBIT Focus - Setting the Record Straight

I totally agree with you, I'm from Latin America and there are many companies that don't understand how to align IT process to a specific framework. 
JRomeroTLively at 1/10/2017 7:24:32 AM Quote
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