Is your company an alert enterprise? The ability to quickly identify and respond to market and operational risks and opportunities is a major competitive advantage, and one in which information technology is playing an increasingly important role. The need for companies to become Alert Enterprises is forcing management to take a serious look at internal structures, cultures and capabilities. This report brings greater clarity and perspective to the efforts companies are making to address increased velocity and change in business. The study captures executive perceptions and satisfaction levels about their companies’ ability to anticipate and respond to market and operational change.