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Launching an IT Product Line Management Model

Published: 04 September 2017

ID: G00347566

Analyst(s): CIO Research Team


In this research, we answer the question "How do companies make the transition to IT product line management, through a 'big bang' or phased rollout?" Most companies gradually transition from a tower-based plan-build-run model to an IT product line model. Both approaches — a big-bang launch of multiple IT product lines or a more gradual, phased rollout — ultimately deliver similar benefits and ROI once the model matures. But most companies roll out IT product lines in phases. Learn about the benefits of taking such an approach.

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