The risks and rewards of shadow IT (via CIODive)

August 2, 2017

This article from is a little old, but I think that the points it make are still valuable to IT and Business leaders today.  The author suggests that organizations should be open to the adoption of shadow IT as long as IT leaders are aware of its deployment and that adequate governance over how the tools are used and managed. 

Does your organization embrace shadow IT?  What processes have been implemented to provide appropriate governance of the technology?