Gartner Research

Benefits of IT Product Line Management

Published: 11 July 2017

ID: G00347200

Analyst(s): CIO Research Team


In this research, we answer the question "What are the benefits of shifting to product line management in IT?" Shifting focus from projects to product lines helps organizations achieve: better alignment of funding, development resources, and management support to the organization’s most critical business capabilities; a business outcome mind-set in product line teams, greater speed, and greater flexibility in responding to business partners’ needs; and simplification and rationalization of the technology portfolio.

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