The technology boom has opened the floodgates of the information age. And there are opportunities galore in the IT sector, which once again brings IT management at the forefront of technology. Managing IT is about effective utilization of the emerging technologies and the new modes of communication.
Management skills in IT will focus on the overall management of planning, design, selection, implementation, use, and administration of the technology tools.
Considering the fast-spread expansion of the online medium and the rise of businesses in the online-space, management in IT will lend a new perspective to understanding the principles of the online mode of operations.
There are different areas of IT management, which include: Business/IT alignment, IT Governance, IT Financial Management, IT Service Management, Sourcing, IT configuration management .The different roles an MBA IT graduate can take up are : Information systems managers, CTOs (Chief Technology Officers), CIOs (Chief Information Officers), information technology directors or IT managers.