Update your processes to take advantage of capabilities that new tools offer.
It’s hard to label business units as “going rogue” for taking the initiative to help themselves, any more than you’d call the Little Red Hen “going rogue” for feeding her chicks. But you still need a vision for taking care of the whole flock.
Business users are freeing themselves from the constraints of the IT department with information technologies that work together less and less effectively. What will this mean for data governance and related disciplines?
Most companies accept making large investments in ERP systems. But they hesitate to invest in tools to manage and leverage the product data those systems use.
How well enterprises gather, manage, and distribute their information can make a huge difference in revenue.