Gartner Research

Five Success Factors for IT Financial Management Tool Initiatives

Published: 08 June 2017

ID: G00320830

Analyst(s): Daniel Rotigel, Robert Naegle


To increase the success of IT financial management tool implementations, CIOs should take the five actions described in this research, ideally before they make a tool selection.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Clarify the ITFM Mandate
  • Catalog Key Data Sources, Scope Normalization Requirements and Identify Data Access Requirements
  • Plan for ITFM Cost-Model Evolution With Near-Term Versus Long-Term Needs
  • Document and Validate Allocation Methodologies and Assumptions
  • Scope Reporting and Analytics Requirements

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