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Case Study: IBM's Process Focus Drives Application Rationalization

Published: 18 July 2011

ID: G00207168

Analyst(s): Barbara Gomolski

Summary

IBM's evolving business model led to a massive business transformation that required the IT organization to rationalize applications across the globe.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

What You Need to Know

Case Study

  • Introduction
  • The Challenge
  • Approach
    • Value Is in the Eye of the Stakeholder
  • Results
  • Critical Success Factors
  • Lessons Learned

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