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Getting a good knowledge management program running and maintaining its momentum requires commitment, investment, learning, and sustained effort. In most cases, users are more than ready to give up waiting in a queue to be taken care of and are asking for better ways to serve themselves. If you are not delivering those better ways, you are missing an opportunity to serve your colleagues or customers.
The IT change management process is designed to help control the lifecycle of strategic, tactical, and operational changes to IT services through standardized procedures. The goal of change management is to control risk and minimize disruption to associated IT services and business operations. The implementation can be challenging, but it can be done.