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How Forward-Thinking Oil and Gas CIOs Should Approach IT Cost Optimization

Published: 29 February 2016

ID: G00301325

Analyst(s): Rich McAvey


Multiple waves of cost reduction have left many IT budgets disordered and suboptimized. This research will guide CIOs on how to take stock of the situation and develop a comprehensive plan for pushing IT cost optimization even further.

Table Of Contents


  • Assess Current Implementation of Cost Optimization and Plan to Resolve Unevenness
  • Take a Service Cost Perspective to Address Changes in Company Composition
  • Develop a Full Inventory of IT Cost Optimization Methodologies

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