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Application Rationalization Key Initiative Overview

Published: 25 July 2013

ID: G00252063

Analyst(s): Bill Swanton

Summary

This overview provides a high-level description of the Application Rationalization Key Initiative. IT leaders can use this guide to understand how to develop an application strategy that rationalizes their legacy portfolio and prepares it for fast-emerging business requirements.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Consider These Factors to Determine Your Readiness
    • What Application Rationalization Means to CIOs
    • What Application Rationalization Means to IT Leaders
  • Conduct Your Application Rationalization Initiative Using This Structured Approach

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