bimodal IT


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bimodal IT

The separation of the IT department into two sections, each employing different people. One area develops new applications, while the other performs maintenance on existing ones. See bimodal.
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Rolling out bimodal IT Strong leadership and the trusted engagement of key business stakeholders are critical in pushing bimodal forward in any organisation.
APJ is slightly in front with the adoption of this model, with 48 percent of respondents saying they operate some form of bimodal IT, in contrast with the global average of 45 percent.
where the bimodal IT function needs to be agile enough to respond and co-ordinate