Gartner Research

IT Modernization: Investment Is Evergreen

Published: 03 October 2008

ID: G00161714

Analyst(s): Stewart Buchanan

Summary

While IT organizations focus on funding new projects, their existing hardware and software assets typically account for more expenditure. Enterprises are starting to account for their applications as a portfolio, rather than as a series of unrelated point projects.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Understand Common Life Cycle Terms
  • Meet the Funding Challenge
  • Define Life Cycle Phases
  • Count the Costs
  • Assess the Risks
  • Demonstrate Value
  • Manage All Costs as Equal
  • Conclusions

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