CHAPTER 8: OTHER IT GOVERNANCE STANDARDS AND FRAMEWORKS

ISO/IEC 38500 is an overarching framework of principles and guidance for the governing body of an organisation. It deals with the governance of IT, not its management.

A number of frameworks and standards have evolved that provide detailed guidance and support for specific areas of IT activity for which the board is responsible. Each of these frameworks has its own strengths and weaknesses, and each is capable of being used on its own, or in conjunction with one or more of the other frameworks; all can be used within an ISO/IEC 38500 IT governance framework.

The most widely recognised frameworks that can help with both conformance and performance include those below.

COBIT – a framework ...

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