March 11, 2011
Migrating business applications and IT infrastructure to a cloud service has obvious financial benefits: fewer hardware costs and instant scalability, to name two. But when put into practice, the financial planning for such a sea change has many CIOs lost at sea.
February 25, 2011
CIOs and technology managers are learning to better manage their IT costs and their return on investment with the help of a software modeling tool created by Apptio, a Bellevue, Wash.-based firm that delivers on-demand applications used to analyze IT costs as they relate to companies’ bottom lines.
February 08, 2011
IT has struggled for years to calculate and prove what its own services actually cost to deliver to the business. Consider these five strategies, as shared by CIOs who've already battle-tested them, says Sunny Gupta, CEO of Apptio.
January 28, 2011
All CIOs say they want to get a deep understanding of the costs and benefits of all the IT gear and services they buy. Yet too often the information they need to make decisions about how to spend precious IT dollar is murky.
January 13, 2011
"Today, the IT infrastructure is the backbone and accelerator of a company's business transformation," explained Jean Cholka, CEO of the global IT services provider Freeborders. "Thereby, having the right leader in the IT organization in place is critical to a company's success."