Gartner Research

Best Practices in Implementing IT Financial Management Tools

Published: 27 January 2012

ID: G00231004

Analyst(s): Jim McGittigan , Barbara Gomolski

Summary

Tools designed to enhance the effectiveness of IT financial management have evolved significantly in the past few years, making them a sound investment for organizations that need better IT cost transparency. We examine what is required to effectively leverage ITFM tools to mature ITFM.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

Analysis

  • Features and Functionality
  • Benefits of ITFM Tools
  • Decisions on Using an ITFM Tool
  • Objectives
  • Current ITFM Practices and Business Process Definitions
  • When to Deploy an ITFM Tool
  • ITFM Tool Implementation
  • Conclusion

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