Gartner Research

CFO Advisory: Pace Layering, Finance and Economics

Published: 15 February 2013

ID: G00253300

Analyst(s): Barbara Gomolski


Organizations are increasingly investing in IT systems to drive enterprise growth. CFOs can use Gartner’s simple, pace layering framework to categorize and manage application investments.

Table Of Contents
  • Executive Summary


  • Basic Definition
  • Analysis and Discussion
    • Using Shared Services to reduce the cost of systems of record
    • Systems of innovation drive new revenue opportunities
    • Create differentiating processes from the system of record
  • Questions the CFO should ask about Pace Layering
  • Bottom Line

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