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Starting Over to Build a Platform for the Future at Ardent Mills

Published: 07 October 2015

ID: G00293048

Analyst(s): Dave Aron , Graham Waller , Lee Weldon


Ardent Mills had to quickly utilize new technologies in place of older ones to support rapid growth in response to changing demands. Instead of trying to merge two legacy IT shops, the CIO decided to build a system that would better fit the needs of the business.

Table Of Contents

Case Study

  • Making a Bold Move to Support Business Growth
  • Taking the Risk to Leapfrog to a New IT Model
  • Shifting IT’s Role
  • Completing Phase 1 in Six Months

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