Gartner Predicts: through 2020, every dollar invested in digital business innovation will require enterprises to spend at least three times that to continuously modernize their legacy application portfolio.
- Application leaders must modernize legacy applications that form an obstacle for digital business due to low business fit and value, higher risk, and/or low technology fitness.
- No single application modernization approach solves all problems. Low business fit, value, risk and technology fitness have many causes.
- Application leaders must evaluate various modernization approaches to select the one that solves their specific problem while also meeting the organization's acceptable level of risk, cost and impact.