Gartner Research

Optimizing I&O Costs and Investments Primer for 2018

Published: 26 July 2018

ID: G00361523

Analyst(s): Ron Blair , Robert Naegle

Summary

The call to "do more" with what you have, cut costs and optimize investments is pervasive in I&O. I&O leaders must have an action plan to drive business value that optimizes the value of existing resources and future investments, while improving speed, predictability, reliability and agility.

Table Of Contents

Scope

Analysis

  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • How do I improve the efficiency and productivity of existing assets to do more with what I have?
    • Where should I look for savings when asked to reduce I&O spend?
    • How should I invest to drive business outcomes?

Related Priorities

  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading

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