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2014 Strategic Road Map for Application Strategy

Published: 03 March 2014

ID: G00259604

Analyst(s): Susan Galberaith, Bill Swanton

Summary

Many application leaders are having problems with portfolio management, managing responses to business demands for new application work and poor business engagement. They should use this road map to jump-start strong application strategy processes to guide better business outcomes.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Future State
  • Current State
  • Gap Analysis and Interdependencies
  • Migration Plan
    • Establish a Fact Base and Initial Prioritization
    • Formalize the Application Strategy
    • Develop Your Strategy Continuously

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