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A Distributed Funding Model for Digital (Pivotal Software)

Published: 01 August 2018

ID: G00703728

Analyst(s): CIO Research Team


Demand for IT support often outstrips what the IT budget can deliver, requiring difficult tradeoffs and sometimes lengthy coordination. Pivotal’s CIO established a funding model that could flex to support rising demand and enable easier reprioritization when business needs changed.

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Business Context


1. Push New Technology Funding Into Business Lines, Focusing IT’s Budget on Foundations

2. Establish IT Product Lines to Help With Prioritization

3. Mitigate the Risks of Greater Business Line Control


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