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Finance-Enabled IT Management Can Enable Digital Business

Published: 13 January 2017

ID: G00316820

Analyst(s): Stewart Buchanan , Kurt Potter


CIOs can export IT financial management practices into the enterprise to accelerate the move to digital business. This experimentation creates a new IT value proposition as every company becomes a technology company.

Table Of Contents


  • Background and Narratives for Higher Maturity, Finance-Enabled IT Management Practices and Export to the Business
  • OCIO Team and Finance-Enabled IT Management Practices
  • Purpose and Glide Path to Digital Business Maturity for Finance-Enabled IT Management Practices
  • Export Scenarios for Finance-Enabled IT Management Practices
    • IT Chargeback Leads to Digital Business Pricing Schemes
    • IT Performance Management Mixed With Business Metrics Creates Digital Business Metrics
    • IT Benchmarking Leads to Corporate Benchmarking and Measurement
    • IT Service Portfolios and Catalogs Lead to Business Capability Models and Taxonomies
    • Application Development Prioritization Leads to Value Management and Benefits Realization
  • Case Studies for Evolution of IT Finance-Enabled Management Practices
  • The Evolution of Finance-Enabled IT Management Practices Should Be Considered Experimental
  • Beware of the Consequences of Impertinence With Creation and Export of Finance-Enabled IT Management Practices and Disciplines
  • Begin Your Roadmap to Higher Maturity With Finance-Enabled IT Management Disciplines by Assessing Your Level of Maturity

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