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EGuide:APM: Understanding your applications’ business value
Applications provide fluctuating amounts of business value for end users, which is where application portfolio management (APM) comes into play.
APM enables the collection and analysis of resources spent on an application and compares that to its business value to end users. It allows for the optimal allocation of IT budgets to maximize effectiveness and efficiency.
This e-guide provides an overview of the APM process and benefits, followed by a look at why outsourcing is becoming increasingly popular.