Volume 1, 2009 COBIT Focus Newsletter-Online


Volume 1 2009 of COBIT Focus is now posted online and may be accessed at www.isaca.org/cobitnewsletter. The following articles are found in the January issue:

– The People Factor in IT Governance, by Delton Sylvester

– Innovation, ICT and the ITGI IT Governance Framework, by Dirk Steuperaert

– Using COBIT to Help the Credit Crunch, by Gary Hardy

– What Are Application Controls?, by Gary Baker

– COBIT Case Study: Adnoc Distribution Implements COBIT for IT Value and Efficiency

– The Importance of COBIT Control Practices, by Jimmy Heschl – ISACA COBIT Education


COBIT Training Week ISACA is proud to offer a unique new training week course. COBIT Training Week integrates ITGI research and ISACA’s current COBIT educational courses into a single, comprehensive COBIT training program. The next Training Week to offer the COBIT-specific course is scheduled to take place 2-6 March 2009 at the InterContinental Houston in Houston, Texas, USA. Please see http://www.isaca.org/trainingweek for more information on this and other planned offerings of the COBIT Training Week course.


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