We have had a number of conversations with business people and consultants about the merits of modelling approaches for driving strategic alignment in organisations.
Whilst there are many techniques for defining strategy and flowing it down through the organisation (e.g. Balanced Scorecard), the processes for managing the relationships between these organisational goals and initiatives are typically quite "loose".
Modelling these relationships in Troux Metaverse facilitates a mechanism for maintaining the ongoing integrity of such processes, as well as being able to use the tool to actively manage transformation initiatives and IT spend.
I have written a short document on this which can be downloaded here.