SearchCIO.com has rounded up some free IT organizational structure chart templates from around the Web to provide enterprises with a framework for structuring their own IT staff and resources.
OFFERING: This Washington, D.C., university's Office of Information Technology offers up-to-date organizational structure charts for several of its IT functions, including IT customer services, enterprise systems, information security and technology operations, with detailed hierarchal breakdowns for each.
SOURCE: Georgia Institute
OFFERING: This thorough IT organization chart from the Atlanta, Ga., institute's Office of Information Technology is headed by both a CIO and a CTO who oversee such areas as architecture and infrastructure, enterprise information systems, information security and telecommunications. Each of these departments is headed by a director and broken down in detail.
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OFFERING: This discussion covers best practices in IT organization design, from a top-down to a more horizontal organization model. The PDF looks at IT department goals and missions, and how to draft an IT organizational chart that matches that visioning; the implementation plan and "lessons learned" information toward the end offer excellent takeaways.
SOURCE: Window on
OFFERING: This organizational chart outlines the structure of the Houston Independent School District technology department, which is overseen by a chief of staff, an assistant superintendent of technology and information systems, and directors of areas such as instructional technology, applications and technology-support services.
SOURCE: West Virginia University
OFFERING: In this IT organization structure chart, the Office of Information Technology at this Morgantown, W.V., university meticulously diagrams its IT functions, from department directors managing information systems and academic and instructional technology, down to the consultants, technology assistants and other members of the support staff.
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This was first published in November 2012