Gartner Research

The State of Portfolio Management

Published: 04 November 2016

ID: G00340047

Analyst(s): CIO Research Team


To address poor portfolio health, PMOs aspire to create a standardized, enterprise-wide approach to portfolio governance. They also seek increased involvement in all core portfolio management activities. But traditional tactics to managing portfolio management activities may no longer be effective or sufficient due to increasing portfolio complexity and volatility. This report provides key project portfolio management trends based on the survey of 40+ PMOs across multiple geographies, industries, and PMO mandates.

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