Goals and objectives of IT audit in IT infrastructure.
What is IT infrastructure?
Infrastructure of information systems is a system of organizational structures that ensure the functioning and development of information space and means of information interaction.
What is an IT audit?
IT audit is a detailed study, analysis and compilation of an expert assessment on the work of the company's IT infrastructure or its divisions, for its compliance with certain standards, policies and regulations.
Objectives and objectives of IT audit. When is required to conduct an audit?
IT audit is necessary if it is planned to reorganize and implement a new software in the company, when it is necessary to reduce the cost of financing the information department, optimize business processes and identify the "weak" link that inhibits the development of the enterprise. Also, the reason for conducting an audit can be a change of owner or management structure, which needs to be aware of the current state of all departments.
The task of IT-Audit is to determine the efficiency of the entire IT infrastructure, "CONSTRUCTION" in the information system and eliminate possible technical risks.
The IT-audit procedure, as a rule, takes from 2 weeks to 2 months, depending on the specifics of the company and the scale of its IT infrastructure. IT audit is useful for a company of any scale, even if its information system includes only a few computers.
After an audit, you will receive different reports and recommendations. Use them to improve business processes, optimize costs and improve the efficiency of the company as a whole.