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Modernization Roadmap for IT Run Environment Is Critical to Digital Success

Published: 29 May 2015

ID: G00272612

Analyst(s): Ruby Jivan, Steven Buckley, Ed Anderson


Digital business requires dealing with new data formats while providing an enhanced user experience that is currently unsupported in legacy production environments. Sourcing executives must implement a modernization roadmap with incentives for service providers to deliver digital transformation.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Create a Cross-Functional Modernization-Team and Provide Clear Outcome Expectations for Delivery of a Modernization Roadmap
  • Arm the Modernization Team With a Structured Prioritization Framework for Developing the Modernization Roadmap
    • Assess and Investigate
    • List and Score
    • Map and Evaluate
    • Develop a Consolidated Roadmap

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