CoBIT


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CoBiTControl Objectives for Information and Related Technology
CoBITCouncil for Bibliographic and Information Technologies (customized online library services in Ohio since 1982)
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He said COBIT 5 helps enterprises create optimal value from IT by maintaining a balance between realizing benefits and optimizing risk levels and resource use.
The Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) Internal Control--Integrated Framework and the ISACA COBIT framework have a long and beneficial history of in-tandem use by many enterprises, long before the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 regulations were enacted.
Part of him wanted to believe Jim was joking since he made such a big deal about COBIT during his portion of the briefing.
COBIT is now serving an important role supporting the nation's cybersecurity direction, said Meenu Gupta, CISA, CISM, president of Mittal Technologies and a member of ISACA's Government and Regulatory Advocacy Committee.
In COBIT 5, ISACA suggests making a clear distinction between privacy governance and privacy management, meaning that the board of directors of any organisation should direct, evaluate and monitor the privacy vision and requirements based on business needs, whereas the executive management and employees involved with privacy-related information should focus on the plan, build, run and monitor approach.
Dimitriadis, lead author of the new COBIT 5 for Information Security, explained that, as Elina Smith says in her editorial, software testing is a technique that is performed to help provide professionals with the necessary assurance about the quality of their enterprise software.
Although COBIT is also widely used as a tool for Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance, its earlier editions pre-date much of the current control legislation, including SOX.
COBIT Process Assessment Model (PAM): Using COBIT()5
COBIT 5 provides globally accepted principles, practices, analytical tools and models designed to help business and IT leaders maximize trust in, and value from, their enterprise's information and technology assets.
Von Roessing went on to say that these issues are central to ISACA's strategy with its globally respected COBIT framework, version 5 of which is available for public exposure through 18 September.
To help executives understand the value of these best practices and how they should be aligned to provide value to business, the IT Governance Institute (ITGI) and the UK Office of Government Commerce (OGC) jointly released Aligning COBIT, ITIL and ISO 17799 for Business Benefit, available as a free download at http://www.
COBIT essentially provides a best practices recommendation for the management of IT processes in a manageable and logical structure.