IT portfolio management

                Transform business with the right insights and change strategies

                Make sound investments for IT change with Alfabet

Invest effectively in IT with IT portfolio management. You’ll align IT portfolio change to business strategy, required capabilities, and requested products and services. Protect investments by exposing dependencies and impacts between different IT portfolios—current and future.

                Optimize your IT portfolio 

Streamline individual portfolios—application, project, technology, service, API and cloud portfolios—for greatest maneuverability.

                Understand the impact  of change

Use cross-portfolio analytics to see how IT portfolios interrelate and multi-dimensional roadmaps to plot your IT transformation.

                Leverage collective knowledge

Plan collaboratively with critical contributors through roadmapping, stakeholder-oriented views and reporting.

                Choose your Alfabet edition

Which fits your budget, portfolio management goals and stakeholder needs? Choose Alfabet or Alfabet FastLane.  

                Factor in cost and risk

Assess portfolios according to any number of indicators. Make change decisions based on value, cost and risk of IT investment.

                IT’s easier without complexity

Digitalization demands change—and lots of it—with awesome innovations that leverage the cloud, the Internet of Things, bimodal IT, agile development and DevOps. Be bold on change when you understand the impact from every angle with Alfabet for IT portfolio management.

                    Be business-like on IT change

Run IT like a business by evaluating assets, returns and risks to make smart investment, divestment and hold decisions. Deliver on key initiatives to support core business strategies—company acquisitions, operations, globalization, business model transformation and compliance. Respond successfully to digitalization challenges: new technologies, new business channels and new security threats.

                    See how much there is to know

Estimate the impact everywhere with “whole-view management”—know interdependencies between portfolios for applications, technologies, projects, services and APIs. Determine what will be affected by any given project or change to reduce project risk and be able to take on more projects.

                    Make your IT portfolio agile

Increase IT’s agility in implementing business initiatives faster, thus improving time-to-market for new business products. Streamline portfolios and use Agile portfolio and feature management capabilities to leverage Agile delivery methods and align delivery to business and IT strategy.

                    Lower project, data & application risk

Safeguard IT project investments, ensure business continuity, and increase compliance with regulatory requirements. Reduce change-related system disruptions and cost overruns by knowing how applications and processes are connected. Understand the upstream and downstream implications of change to plan better and aggressively pursue strategic projects.

                    Set the pace for change

Differentiate between the need for speed—whether to support a business innovation, a new market segment or the back office—and determine how fast systems need to change. Group systems as per the needed rate of change and tailor assessment criteria and the resulting handling accordingly.

                    Take free Forrester assessment

See where you stand on managing your IT portfolios to embrace Agile development. Baseline your IT portfolio management practice in this Forrester assessment—compliments of Software AG. 

                    See, decide & act with Software AG

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