The ITGovernance Institute® is pleased to offer
you this complimentary download of COBIT®.
COBIT provides good practices for the management of IT processes in a manageable and logical structure,
meeting the multiple needs of enterprise management by bridging the gaps between business risks, technical
issues, control needs and performance measurement requirements. If you believe as we do, that COBIT enables
the development of clear policy and good practices for IT control throughout your organisation, we invite you to
support ongoing COBIT research and development.
There are two ways in which you may express your support: (1) Purchase COBIT through the association
(ISACA) Bookstore (please see the following pages for order form and association membership application.
Association members are able to purchase COBIT at a significant discount); (2) Make a generous donation to
the IT Governance Institute, which conducts research and authors COBIT.
The complete COBIT package consists of all six publications, an ASCII text diskette, four COBIT implementation/
orientation Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentations and a CD-ROM. A brief overview of each component is
provided below. Thank you for your interest in and support of COBIT!
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We invite your comments and suggestions regarding COBIT. Please visit www.isaca.org/cobitinput.
To ensure a successful enterprise, you must effectively manage the
union between business processes and information systems. The
new Management Guidelines is composed of maturity models,
critical success factors, key goal indicators and key performance
indicators. These Management Guidelines will help answer the
questions of immediate concern to all those who have a stake in
Sound business decisions are based on timely, relevant and con-
cise information. Specifically designed for time-pressed senior
executives and managers, the COBIT Executive Summary