September 29, 2008
Pity the poor IT department. Seriously. I feel for the IT departments out there, especially in this economic climate. It's hard to think of another department within a company that's been dealt more changes over the years than IT.
July 30, 2008
Apptio’s thing, if you will, is doing IT cost tracking as a SaaS. In a nut-shell, their stuff mines usage and cost related data in organizations, provides some modeling and mapping, and then tells tries to tell you how much your IT is costing you.
July 21, 2008
As the economic news gets bleaker, IT execs aren't getting many price breaks from vendors. In some cases, prices are actually going up.
June 30, 2008
Sunny Gupta is sharing details about his secretive Bellevue startup Apptio, which the serial entrepreneur says could change the way corporations think about their IT spending. Gupta, who previously worked in executive roles at iConclude (sold to Opsware) and Performant (sold to Mercury Interactive), says Apptio is attempting to help companies get a better handle on IT expenses, everything from laptops to data centers.
June 09, 2008
Apptio, a startup partly funded by Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen, came out of stealth mode Monday to push its SaaS (software-as-a-service) offering meant to help IT shops track exactly how much their assets cost the business.