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China Summary Translation: 'Finding and Prioritizing New I&O Cost Reduction Opportunities'

Published: 21 June 2016

ID: G00310402

Analyst(s): Tina T. Tang, Jay E. Pultz

Summary

Reducing infrastructure and operations "run" expenses is IT's most effective option to free up funds for growth and transform initiatives such as digital business. We provide a systematic approach to I&O cost reduction.

Table Of Contents

主要挑战

建议

Finding and Prioritizing New I&O Cost Reduction Opportunities

  • Key Challenges
  • Recommendations

Introduction

Analysis

  • First, Focus IT Cost Reduction on I&O Run Costs
    • Follow the Money: Determine Where the Most Funds Are Being Spent on I&O
  • Utilize Gartner's TCIO Model
  • To Determine Cost Savings Opportunities, Apply These Three Fundamental Economic Principles
  • Select and Prioritize Cost reduction Projects by Assessing Each Project's Impact on Customers, Organization, Technical Risk, Investment Level and Payback

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