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  • Blog Post: IT Demand Management vs. Chargeback. Why Choose?

    Linda Tucci, SearchCIO, wrote a pair of great articles ( Deutsche Post DHL cuts IT budgets by half with a supply demand model and Does IT Chargeback Pave the Way to Outsourcing? ) following a discussion on whether IT Demand Management practices or Chargeback is better for aligning IT to business priorities...
  • Blog Post: Chargeback as a means of Demand Management

    Kurt Marko of Processor.com has written some excellent articles on the field of IT Financial Management (see my previous blog Quantifying the Cost of IT ). His article this week, To Chargeback or Not? , provides a very nice overview of the key arguments pro and con to implementing chargeback. His...
  • Blog Post: RT "Quantifying The Cost Of IT Services"

    A very relevant article written by Kurt Marko, " Quantifying the Cost of IT Services: Accurately and Transparently Reporting IT Costs " " managers need to start speaking the language of business, namely numbers—and they don’t mean bits, bytes, and megahertz. Yet it’s...
  • Blog Post: ITFMA Abuzz with IT Cost Transparency

    I spent the week at the IT Financial Management Association conference in Atlanta, Georgia. Aside from the tornado warnings on Thursday and the hotel that was under massive renovation while we were there, it was a great show. I sensed a milestone in the growth of our industry was taking place. IT Cost...