Application portfolio rationalization (APR) is a powerful tool for organizations combating stringent cost pressure. It helps you overcome challenges such as massive application size and complexity, inflexibility, inefficient license management, and high ownership costs. APR drives your operational efficiency and slashes down IT spending by making your application portfolio more productive and flexible to accommodate rapid changes in the business environment.
Glorious Insight focuses on APR services to boost productivity and drive transformational growth. Our experts identify under-utilized and redundant applications that need to retire and enhance your portfolio with more fruitful ones. We deliver actionable strategies and roadmaps to minimize portfolio risks, enhance simplicity and agility, and capitalize on cloud migration opportunities.
Mark quantitative bottom lines
Harmonize business and IT
Transform improvement theories to meaningful results
Establish robust application health analysis models
Define SMART objectives
Commit to organization-wide impact
What’s business analytics and why data science is important
Although the terms business analytics and data science are used interchangeably, there is a fine line that differentiates them. Business analytics is a statistical study of structured business data to address a specific business problem. On the other hand, data analytics address a wider range of problems using technology, statistics, and algorithms.
Innovative services through the combination
Business analytics and big data analytics have completely refashioned the way businesses are run. Studying huge datasets has become easier and more efficient. You can deduce accurate and interesting information that impacts your judgment.
Business intelligence is focused on finding the actionable data and providing precise insight into it for decision making. The best tools for business analytics forms an ideal decision support system by delivering the right information, at the right time, in the right way. It enables decision-makers on all levels to make an informed call rather than relying on their gut feeling. It minimizes the risks. Data is delivered in different combinations to drive innovation and get more timely and economic solutions.
Your roadmap for a successful application portfolio rationalization
Glorious Insight’s team makes extensive efforts in understanding and analyzing your application portfolio. Our objective is to provide a custom-tailored rationalization that transforms your portfolio to yield enhanced outcomes.
Our team conducts initial interactions to understand your needs and priorities and finalize the scope of the rationalization project.
We communicate with the application support team, IT team, and look into data inventories for data collection.
We also compile data from dynamic sources such as portals, application estate registers, and interviews with application service managers.
Profiling and value assessment of applications
Our team prepares a technical health model to assess the business value each application under consideration delivers.
We create a truthful and precise application portfolio profile for realistic assessment and refinement.
We quantitatively score your applications against the technical health and business value they yield and communicate the results with the business team.
Mapping opportunities and transformation
Our team creates a rationalization map for better clarity on the implementation process.
We identify opportunities in various domains that are likely to be impacted by the transformation.
We map the domain opportunity grid with the applications and analyze the proposed application cluster.
Our experts create a detailed document of the recommendations to communicate the same with the key stakeholders.
We define business cases to align applications with the business models and objectives and create a roadmap.
With thorough cost-benefit analysis, we deliver the rationalized application portfolio that would yield optimized benefits.
Why choose Glorious Insight for Application Portfolio Rationalization services?
We significantly reduce IT landscape ownership cost
Glorious Insight team identifies and eliminates under-performing and replicated legacy applications from your enterprise’s IT landscape. We direct your expenses only to the applications that are efficient and yield value to the enterprise.
We provide value-driven application rationalization
We meticulously analyze applications, their usage, and the business processes they implement. Our team quantifies the technical and functional health of the application and ensures only productive applications are included.
We deliver data source unification
We help you discover the single source of truth for assessing the key performance indices of the applications. We analyze external data and data from within the IT landscape to evaluate the real risk, cost, business alignment, etc of each application before rationalizing the portfolio.