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Cost Optimization: Cross-Industry Insights

Published: 16 January 2020

ID: G00411223

Analyst(s): Peter Delano


The need to optimize costs knows no industry borders, yet it is often difficult to identify new ways to deal with uncertain economic times. CIOs should look laterally to other industries for creative new ways to address the challenges of an uncertain economy.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction

Research Highlights

  • Asset-Centric Industries Cost Optimization
    • Manufacturing
    • Energy and Utilities
  • Customer/Constituent-Centric Industries Cost Optimization
    • Consumer Goods
    • Education
    • Financial Services
    • Government
    • Healthcare and Life Sciences
    • Retail

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