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Business Analysts' Strategic Role Growing

Survey identifies increasingly strategic role of business analysts in collaboration and driving successful project outcomes.

Business analysts are playing an increasingly important role in enabling IT organizations to better align with the business, according to a new research survey presented this week at Project World and the World Congress for Business Analysts, held in Orlando, Fla.
“The New Business Analyst: A Strategic Role in the Enterprise” — cosponsored by Compuware Corp. and the Requirements Networking Group, and conducted by Evans Data Corporation — examined the strategic, day-to-day contributions of business analysts. It identified business analysts as seasoned professionals who juggle multiple tasks and link IT projects to business success. The survey also …

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