This report shares 21 recommendations for agency CIOs and federal leaders. These
include:Adopting a standard taxonomy, model and management system for IT costs,
resources, and services so that IT leaders, CFOs and other stakeholders use the
same language and methodology to evaluate and improve co...
Unlike consulting engagements that take many months to produce
a one-time snapshot of IT costs, Apptio Cost Transparency
Foundation can be delivered in weeks, then drive monthly
interactive reporting for trended views and operationalized review
processes. Unlike tools with fixed data models that...
IT spend has become one of the largest budget line
items in companies today. IT organizations worldwide
spent over $3.7 trillion dollars in 2013 alone. Despite the
growth in IT spend, many IT organizations do not have
the capability to clearly and easily articulate where that
spend is going, ho...
Apptio Technology Business Management (TBM) software delivers a
clear and centralized picture of the cost, utilization and consumption
of IT infrastructure, projects and labor, vendor contracts, applications,
and services. By providing a purpose-built management system for the
economics of IT, A...
As a provider of services to the federal government, the General Services Administration (GSA) is
responsible for showing value for agency spending. This report echoes many of the approaches we have taken at GSA. I encourage Federal IT practitioners to
read this report and carefully consider its r...
For many years, visionary IT leaders have been adopting the principles of Technology Business Management (TBM)
in order to manage IT like a business. Apptio has facilitated this transformation by offering a purpose-built suite
of TBM applications. At first, there were no recognized best practices,...