TECH BUYER Mar 2020 - IDC PlanScape - Doc # US46121119

IDC PlanScape: IT's Emerging Technologies Team — Delivering Proactive Software Asset Management

By: David WilliamsAdjunct Research Advisor

Table of Contents

IDC PlanScape Figure

Figure: IDC PlanScape: Executive Summary of IT's Emerging Technologies Team to Deliver Proactive Software Asset Management

Executive Summary

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

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