(April 17, 2018)

4 Steps to Effective IT Spending with Enterprise Architecture

In times of economic instability, fast technological growth, and outward pressure from startups, enterprises are seeking to stretch their budgets to get the most out of it. Certainly, one of the fastest-growing areas and enablers of future growth is information technology, but it is also one of the biggest budget spenders.

Finding areas to save costs isn’t easy. CIOs spent years and years reducing costs by merging data centers and help desks, virtualizing servers, rationalizing processes, delaying upgrades, and outsourcing services. Even more concerning, a recent Bain & Company study highlighted that in most companies IT doesn’t even adhere to the overall business strategy. As a result, companies may spend, on average, 20 percent more on IT than they really need to. 

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(April 04, 2018)

How to Perform a Technology Risk Assessment


Sometime at the beginning of the year, the Head of Infrastructure of a manufacturing company walks into the CIO’s office: “I just had Oracle on the phone. We have a problem”, he said. “Why is that?”, asks the CIO. “We need to get off that Version 11 Database. They are going to waive premium support and the security risk is no longer acceptable”. “Uh, ok… What does this really mean?", asks the CIO looking puzzled. The head of infrastructure starts to explain: “The migration will have quite a few ripple effects, and the new version requires a newer server operating system. That means some of the older servers need to be replaced. I suspect that a large number of applications will be affected, and migration from the older ERP legacy systems will be tricky. I cannot promise that we will make it without any production downtime.” With a worried expression, the CIO mutters, “I wish you would have told me that before the budget planning two months ago…” Source

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(March 08, 2018)

Building Experiences: The Role of Modern IT Service Delivery

 

Earlier this month, LeanIX co-founder and Co-CEO, André Christ participated in a panel session at the ServiceNow FedForum: Modernizing Government IT Now event in Washington, DC. He was joined by some of the best and brightest in Federal IT, including Renee Wynn (NASA) Mark Patterson (Department of the Army Civilian Human Resources Agency), Mike Parker (U.S. Air Force) and Scott Blackburn (Department of Veterans Affairs).

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(February 07, 2018)

The Challenges of Modernizing Government IT

As digital transformation changes the face of entire industries; the government is next on the list. Companies are taking advantage of real-time analytics, automation, machine learning and cloud-based IT services, which enables them to reduce costs, minimize risks, and gain control of costly IT sprawl.

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(January 11, 2018)

Customer Success at LeanIX

Customers of different industries and sizes trust in LeanIX. What they love most about the tool are the quick setup, meaningful reports, value-oriented features, and the dedicated customer success initiative.

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(January 09, 2018)

Organize Your Enterprise with Business Capability Maps



One of the core views of enterprise architecture is a business capability matrix. Business capability modeling is a technique for the representation of an organization’s business anchor model, independent of the organization’s structure, process, team members, or domain.

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(December 29, 2017)

LeanIX Success Story Roundup

As we end the year, we would like to take a look at our top 5 current success stories. From strategic M&As to complex application rationalization projects, we have helped our numerous customers achieve success.

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(December 27, 2017)

2017 Roundup - Most Viewed Articles

As the year is coming to an end, LeanIX would like to highlight our top 5 most viewed posts. These posts have continued to bring relevance, awareness, and connect us with new viewers. Check out our top blogs, if you haven't already!

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(December 25, 2017)

Merry Christmas from LeanIX!

On behalf of the team at LeanIX, we want to wish you a Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year!

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(October 26, 2017)

LeanIX Announces TÜV Data Protection Certification

LeanIX is excited to announce our recent TÜV certification. TÜV certificates guarantee quality, firmly ensure functionality, usability, and data security of software products.

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