September 22, 2016
Apptio makes cloud software that helps corporate chief information officers track, plan and analyze information technology investments. The business caught the eye of venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz back in 2009 -- it was the shop's very first investment.
June 17, 2016
Cost reporting is not simply a nice bonus for enterprises curious about their cloud spending. As hybrid and multi-cloud deployments become commonplace, understanding and optimizing cloud expenditure will become increasingly critical to enterprises. Service providers should ensure that end users have access to this data so they can make business decisions on best value across their IT estate and the whole enterprise.
June 07, 2016
In today’s unstable economy CIOs are struggling with numerous challenges in the effort to increase profits for businesses with very stringent budgets. This market turbulence requires CIOs to have a holistic view of their IT strategy, all expenses and costs, the overall profitability of the project as well as the ability to communicate all these important facts to the c –suite level of the organization for effective decision making. Apptio developed a Technology Business Management (TBM) cloud-based software that allows CIOs to run IT like a business and navigate more efficiently through a complicated infrastructure. Colin Rowland, VP of EMEA at Apptio, is sharing his expert opinion with the readers of Financial IT on current challenges in IT resource management and cloud economics, while giving his vision of how CIOs can add more value to the business with the proper tools at hand.