The 10 Commandments of Large-Scale IT Transformation - Slide 9

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Reach out to all levels to identify risks. Do not rely entirely on reports from track leads.

The key is to identify the potential risks proactively. Though there are no foolproof methods to uncover all the risks, it is important to reach out to lower levels of the management pyramid and not rely solely on reports from the track leads/project managers.

When it comes to large-scale IT transformation projects, some basic principles have a great impact on implementation success. The following is a list of principles, some of which the folks at the IT consulting firm Infosys freely admit they came by the hard way.

These recommendations, or "10 Commandments," are intended to help focus your IT organization's attention on the most fundamental aspects of program management.

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