Organisations need skilled resources that provide practical insights into risks and deliver recommendations that help improve effectiveness, efficiency and governance. Further, information systems increasingly underpin an organisation's financial and operational processes. Under these circumstances, there is an exposure to increasing IT and operational risks, ranging from hacking, viruses and fraud to network failures, loss of key skills, and natural disasters. This often leads to growing IT operational costs. In addition, IT-related projects, such as Enterprise Resource Planning implementations often fail to stay within budget.
Several leading organisations are increasingly using IT internal audit resources that provide the appropriate technical skills, experience and flexibility to meet the demands of a complex IT environment, constantly changing business conditions and compliance with legislation and regulation.
IT Internal Audit services include: