Published: 03 January 2006
Analyst(s): Gerry Gebel, Daniel G. Beckett, Jr.
Most organizations require a business case to evaluate whether to make identity management investments, and information technology (IT) managers often struggle with constructing a financially oriented document. In this Methodologies and Best Practices document, Senior Consultant Dan Beckett provides information and guidelines for assembling a compelling business case. The document discusses how to represent hard savings as well as how to include intangible benefits.
Scoping the IdM Business Case
Creating the Strategic IdM Business Case
The Opportunity Cost of Not Investing in IdM
Creating the Financial Business Case
Recommendations for Building a Successful Business Case
Steps After Project Approval
Appendix B: Sample Business Case Outline
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