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Consolidating applications simplifies the portfolio, reduces IT costs and facilitates the standardization of business processes. To be successful, application consolidation initiatives must be led by business managers with IT support.
Table of Contents
In Praise of Application Duplication
The Drawbacks of Application Duplication
The Sources of Application Duplication
Core and Contextual Application Duplication
The Four Modes of Application Consolidation
- 5.1 Instance Consolidation
- 5.2 Application Reduction
- 5.3 Application Standardization
- 5.4 Application Migration
Application Consolidation for Core Applications
Application Consolidation for Contextual Applications
- 1.0 In Praise of Application Duplication