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IDC PlanScape Figure
Figure: IDC PlanScape: Executive Summary of IT's Emerging Technologies Team to Deliver Proactive Software Asset Management
Why Is Proactive Software Asset Management Important?
Figure: Product Life Cycle and Software Asset Management
What Is the Emerging Technologies Team That Delivers Proactive Software Asset Management?
Figure: Emerging Technologies Team Portfolio Management Activities
Figure: Technology Adoption and Product Life-Cycle Timeline
Table: Life-Cycle Stage and Risk
Figure: Technology Adoption and Product Life-Cycle Risk Timeline
Speed of Market Change + Product Life-Cycle Stage = Product Strategic Value
Figure: Staying Ahead of the Emerging Technologies Adoption Curve
Figure: Business Value–Driven Product Life-Cycle Management
Who Are the Key Stakeholders?
Table: Key Stakeholders
How Can We Take Advantage of the Emerging Technologies Team to Deliver Software Asset Management?
Figure: Framework Inputs and Outputs
The Emerging Technologies Team Framework
Figure: Framework Components
The Result: New, Improved, End-to-End Product Portfolio Process
Figure: The New End-to-End Portfolio Management Process
Advice for Technology Leaders