Dec 28, 2010
Some IT departments think they have done everything possible to save money, however our experience suggests that even the most efficient can usually find additional savings of 10 – 30 percent.
In the past, there may have been political or cultural constraints that made certain types of cuts unpalatable. However, the declining economy is changing the rules of the game and enabling IT organisations to make tough choices that simply weren’t feasible before.
Of course, an effective approach to cost reduction must carefully balance a wide range of factors – not just slashing discretionary spending and hitting cost reduction targets, but maintaining sufficient service quality and positioning the business for success when the economy recovers. That’s what we mean by intelligent IT cost reduction.
Read the full article – Intelligent IT cost reduction: How to reduce costs today without sacrificing the future
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