Gartner Research

Costs and Benefits of IT Product Line Management: Transitioning to Product Line Management in IT

Published: 14 November 2017

ID: G00348822

Analyst(s): CIO Research Team


This research draws from our Economic Model for IT Product Line Management. The costs and benefits analyzed are based on conversations with hundreds of CIOs and IT leaders. We also used best practice research and benchmark data from our IT Budget Benchmark and Emerging Technology Roadmap, as well as information gathered from early adopter experiences with IT product line rollouts.

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Economic Model Assumptions

The Payoff and Benefits of IT Product Line Management

1. Supporting Digitally-Enabled Growth

2. Driving Cost Efficiencies

Benefits Scale With Higher IT Spending and Increased Adoption Rates

The Costs of IT Product Line Management

Transitioning to IT Product Line Management


Next Steps for Moving to Product Line Management in IT

About This Research

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