Gartner Research

Driving a Digital Business With a Modern Development Platform at Localiza

Published: 23 November 2015

ID: G00291799

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

Summary

Changing a traditional IT team to make a quick, agile response requires small project successes, a divide-and-conquer strategy, a focus on company projects, and change management and education to create a development platform of modern methodologies that "flows around the business."

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Start With Small Projects and a Mix of Existing and New Talent
  • Divide and Conquer With a Selective Approach
    • A Three-Model Approach
    • Divide and Conquer
  • Focus on Change Management and Education
    • Mixing Generations
    • Partnering With Selected Department Managers to Start
    • Changing From "IT Projects" to "Company Projects"
    • Trainees From Local Colleges/Universities — "New Oxygen"
  • Results

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