Analyst firm Gartner Inc. released their forecast for 2013 worldwide IT spend to grow 2.5%. The report states that overall IT budgets have already been reduced so there is little room for further cuts. Additional takeaways include the opportunity for IT under budgetary pressure to modernize and increase service levels without increasing resources. There is a need for greater efficiency and productivity gains in industries with budget constraints. One way to accomplish this is through IT innovation.
So how exactly does this relate to EPM Live and Portfolio and Project Management? As a PPM platform, EPM Live delivers a cost effective approach to managing Portfolios, Projects and all work under one application. Our solution model can accommodate a variety of work types, methodologies and organizational processes such as IT Application and Service Management, New Product Development and Project Portfolio Management. The EPM Live Platform also has integration to other line of business systems to further leverage the solution platform. We encourage you to evaluate EPM Live as an efficiency and productivity gain platform that can generate the required IT innovation for your organization.