Gartner Research

Five Ways to Improve Investment Confidence and Return on IT Assets

Published: 18 September 2008

ID: G00160789

Analyst(s): Stewart Buchanan


Measuring the return on IT investment against a business case is a critical activity in the business management of IT. Performance management tools can distract managers from the underlying principles that need to be observed.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Five Measurement Principles
  • Grow the Business
    • Case 1. Revenue Generation
    • Case 2. Value Proposition
  • Run the Business
    • Case 3. Cost Reduction
    • Case 4. Risk Reduction
  • Transform the Business
    • Case 5. Speculative Investment

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