publication . Article . 2016

An analysis of Cobit 5 as a framework for the implementation of it governance with reference to King III

L Maseko; Ben Marx;
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  • Published: 01 Feb 2016 Journal: Risk Governance & Control: Financial Markets & Institutions (issn: 2077-429X, eissn: 2077-4303, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Publishing house "Virtus Interpress"
Abstract
<jats:p>Owing to the complexity and general lack of understanding of information technology (“IT”), the management of IT is often treated as a separately managed value-providing asset. This has resulted in IT rarely receiving the necessary attention of the board, thus creating a disconnect between the board and IT. The King Code of Governance for South Africa 2009 (hereafter referred to as “King III”) provides principles and recommended practices for effective IT governance in order to create a greater awareness at board level. King III, however, provides no detailed guidance with regard to the practical implementation of these principles and practices. It is wo...
Subjects
free text keywords: Board, IT Governance, King III, COBIT 5, Governance Activities, Finance, HG1-9999, Strategy and Management, Economics and Econometrics, Public administration, Corporate governance, COBIT, Political science
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publication . Article . 2016

An analysis of Cobit 5 as a framework for the implementation of it governance with reference to King III

L Maseko; Ben Marx;