The Apptio TBM Suite has pre-packaged best practices and solutions for IT's most important initiatives. Whether you're looking to drive greater efficiencies in your data center, adopt public or private cloud or rationalize your application portfolio, Apptio can help you successfully justify, manage and quantify the return of your IT projects.
Examples of how customers are currently using Apptio's TBM solutions for their most important initiatives include:
- Cloud Computing
- Application Rationalization
- Data Center Consolidation
- Desktop TCO Optimization
- Storage Optimization
With Apptio TBM, you can also:
- Match or beat industry cost benchmarks by comparing your unit costs against industry peers and cloud providers and reducing those costs over time.
- Allocate or communicate shared infrastructure costs to your consumers based on consumption while providing defensible and transparent costs calculations.
- Continuously reduce storage and compute costs by choosing the right tiering and policy options and by communicating the cost of excess capacity to consumers.
- Pick the best time to refresh technologies such as servers and networks based on a full understanding of data center (power, cooling, support) and maintenance costs over time.
- Standardize and consolidate on the most cost-effective vendors by routinely monitoring the total cost of deployed hardware and software along with other performance metrics.
- Assess the business impact of new technologies and other investments by modeling changes in cost, utilization, and performance for your infrastructure, applications and services.
- Plan more confidently with your business partners by measuring anticipated business demand, translating demand into infrastructure requirements, and automating your budgeting process.