Oct 10, 2014
From the Advisory Institute
Five Steps for Assessing Application Portfolios and Critical Success Factors for Optimization
Does your business need to increase business agility and value from technology investments? Are you practicing reactive application inventory management or proactive application portfolio management?
Overly complex and divergent inventories of existing applications increase operational costs and risks and reduce the ability of organizations to innovate, adapt rapidly to change, and capitalize on emergent business opportunities.
Read this article for an introduction to KPMG's application portfolio optimization framework and recommendations for CIOs, who are inherently positioned to drive optimization initiatives at the enterprise level and across multiple lines of business.
The article also provides useful insights and guidance to senior business executives, business and IT architects, and application suppliers whose contributions are critical in setting optimization initiatives for success.