IT Management definition

IT management is the process of overseeing all matters related to information technologyoperations and resources within an IT organization. IT Management ensures that all technology resources and associated employees are utilized properly and in a manner that provides value for the organization. Effective IT management enables an organization to optimize resources and staffing, improve business processes and communication and enforce best practices. Individuals working in IT management must also demonstrate abilities in such general management areas as leadership, strategic planning and resource allocation.