The IT Governance looks for adding value to the company and reducing the risks that technology could generate to the business. The IT Governance establish how will be managed and controlled the actual and future use of ICT in the organization.
This component has as fundamental principles: the establishment of responsibilities in the ICT range and made them understood and assumed; as well as acquiring and planning to assurance the ICT efficiency to support, in the best way, the organization needs, guaranteeing the accomplishment too.
CobiT is a guide of the best practices for information technology management. Actually, this guide is the “de facto” standard for IT Governance and it is based on a critical and analytic revision of the IT processes, oriented to the business and aligned with standards and regulations.