As a business moves through a program of change, strategic decisions are often required to ensure that business objectives are met.
To facilitate effective decision making throughout the program lifecycle, a Microsoft Enterprise Architect conducts the Program Governance, Risk, and Compliance Management Service. This service is a part of the Value Realization Framework, introduced in our earlier post Welcome to the Value Realization Team’s Blog.
The Program Governance, Risk and Compliance Management service develops Governance, Risk, and Compliance plans to support effective decision making throughout the program lifecycle. The service provides program oversight and status reporting to governance teams within the enterprise, such as steering committees and review boards.
The Program Governance, Risk, and Compliance Management Service:
While performing the service, a Microsoft Architect and team work with the enterprise executives, stakeholders, steering committees, and governance/review boards. The service includes activities for:
The Program Governance, Risk, and Compliance Management service creates effective oversight for a program of change, with appropriate mitigations for risk.
A Microsoft Architect helps scope and optimize governance, risk, and compliance actions for a specific program of change. A business obtains:
To perform the service, an Enterprise Architect works closely with stakeholders throughout a business, using methods for ensuring that technology decisions fully contribute to the value expected from initiatives.