Gartner Research

Manage Four Views of the IT Budget

Published: 23 August 2013

ID: G00252992

Analyst(s): Jim McGittigan , Kurt Potter


To effectively manage IT spending and communicate value, CIOs and other IT leaders must manage multiple views of the IT budget. This research examines four views of the IT budget that CIOs and other IT leaders should use to prioritize scarce resources.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Utilize the Four Views of the IT Budget to Optimize Spending and Provide Effective Financial Transparency
    • Asset-Based (General-Ledger) View
    • Investment View
    • Technical View
    • Business View

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