Apptio for CIOs

CIOs at Cisco, Bank of America, The Clorox Company, DaVita, DIRECTV, Park Nicollet Health System, the State of Washington and other leading enterprises rely on Apptio Technology Business Management (TBM) to be better business partners, collaborating on cost/quality tradeoffs, increasing change-the-business investing, and linking technology plans to business strategy. To learn more, download the 'Apptio Technology Business Management' white paper now.

"Like never before, we need to be an integral part of our business, not merely a service provider to it… if you stop there, you’ve put yourself at arms-length with your business partners. To me, Technology Business Management is all about tearing down the walls between me and the business."
Source: TBM Council

TOM MURPHY
CIO
University of Pennsylvania

Be the CEO of Your Technology Business

Take command of your technology business through fact-based decision making about your costs and investments and by having value-oriented conversations with your business partners.

With Apptio TBM, you can:

  • Understand and optimize technology investments by understanding your true costs, benchmarking them against industry peers and identifying opportunities to optimize cost and quality.
  • Enable your business partners to help reduce costs by sharing the cost and volumes consumed while providing them with choices (e.g., bronze, silver, gold) of services.
  • Deliver and demonstrate increasing value by collaborating on your portfolio of expenditures and transferring run-the-business savings to change-the-business investments.
  • Plan more confidently with your business partners by measuring anticipated business demand, translating demand into resource requirements, and automating your budgeting process.
  • Successfully execute your financial plan by enabling your service and resource owners to monitor their expenditures and understand sources of variances.
  • Manage the business performance of IT by driving accountability and monitoring progress on a consistent (monthly, quarterly, annually) basis.
  • Improve agility through faster, fact-based decisions by empowering your infrastructure teams, service owners, architects and others with built-for-IT business intelligence software.

Whether you’re accelerating an important initiative (e.g., private cloud adoption, outsourcing) or transforming your IT organization, Apptio will prove essential. In helping hundreds of enterprise IT leaders succeed, Apptio is the only TBM software solution provider with the proven knowledge and experience you need. To learn more, download the 'Apptio Technology Business Management' white paper now.