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Five IT Service Costing Best Practices for Complex IT Organizations

Five IT Service Costing Best Practices for Complex IT Organizations

The concept of allocating the cost of IT services (commonly called “IT service costing”) is not new. Organizations since the 1980s have been doing zero-based budgeting, activity-based budgeting since the 1990s, and portfolio management since the 2000s. Today’s on-demand and pay per unit consumption business mentality present significant challenges to traditional IT organizations. This new on-demand pay per unit consumption mentality is forcing business leaders to probe deeper into the use and value of IT expenditures by asking questions such…

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Kicking the 80/20 Budget Habit

Kicking the 80/20 Budget Habit

Perhaps no C-level position has undergone as many changes in expectations, approaches, and philosophies over the past decade as that of the Chief Information Officer. CIOs have never had such a glorious—and challenging—opportunity to deliver significant, enduring, and transformational business impact and customer value as they do today. But it’s not a job for the faint of heart. Any CIO seeking the return to the good old days of bonuses based on uptime and SLA compliance should expect to be…

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How to Evaluate an IT Financial Management Solution

How to Evaluate an IT Financial Management Solution

KEDARit provides this complimentary 1-hour webinar series to help you stay on top of the latest IT Strategy and IT Service Management (ITSM) topics and trends. Each webinar provides practical guidance and industry research that will help you to develop effective IT strategies, evaluate solutions, and make process improvements that are stable, sustainable, and successful. Learn more about our Cost Optimization Service (COp-S™) Solution. To view more webinars, visit our IT Strategy webinar page.

IT Cost Allocation Methods Every CIO Should Know

IT Cost Allocation Methods Every CIO Should Know

KEDARit provides this complimentary 1-hour webinar series to help you stay on top of the latest IT Strategy and IT Service Management (ITSM) topics and trends. Each webinar provides practical guidance and industry research that will help you to develop effective IT strategies, evaluate solutions, and make process improvements that are stable, sustainable, and successful. Learn more about our Cost Optimization Service (COp-S™) Solution. To view more webinars, visit our IT Strategy webinar page.

May HDI: Financial Management for IT Services

May HDI: Financial Management for IT Services

  CIO Knowledge Byte   This webinar will show you practical methods and concepts to accurately measure and manage the cost your IT organization’s Services. Learn how IT Leaders are: Establishing the true cost, value and usage of IT Services delivered to each Line-of-Business (LOB) Developing financial analytics to illustrate the value of IT Service vs. market competitiveness Implementing IT Service Costing practices as a basis for continuous improvement Download Presentation    To learn more about this topic: Chat with…

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Novation Agreement For IT Service Financial Management (ITSFM) Solutions

Novation Agreement For IT Service Financial Management (ITSFM) Solutions

KEDARit announced an agreement with Novation, a leading healthcare services company, to offer its members and affiliates Software as a Service (SaaS) IT Financial Management (ITFM) Solutions. In today’s complex technology environment, IT organizations are expected to optimize budgetary spending, while providing greater levels of service and support. Read more…

KEDAR Information Technologies Awarded Group Purchasing Agreement by Novation

KEDAR Information Technologies Awarded Group Purchasing Agreement by Novation

KEDAR Information Technologies Awarded Group Purchasing Agreement by Novation For IT Services Financial Management (ITSFM) Cost Optimization Solutions Dallas, TX – September 2, 2015 – KEDAR Information Technologies (KEDARit) today announced an agreement with Novation, a leading healthcare services company which services members and affiliates of VHA Inc., UHC, Children’s Hospital Association and Provista LLC., to offer its members negotiated pricing for IT Service Financial Management (ITSFM) cost optimization solutions. “We are excited to offer members served by Novation with…

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