Gartner Research

Overcome Barriers to Agility by Reducing Technical Debt in I&O

Published: 29 July 2019

ID: G00390360

Analyst(s): Milind Govekar, Nathan Hill

Summary

As technical debt accumulates, the manual overhead of managing IT increases and less funding can be dedicated to growing the business. To free up resources and drive agility, I&O leaders should reduce existing complexity in I&O, and minimize technical debt incurred from new initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Modernize Legacy Infrastructure to Reduce Existing Technical Debt
  • Select New Cloud-Based Solutions and Plan for Technical Debt Repayment
  • Reduce Compound Technical Debt by Collaborating Across and Beyond IT

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