IT Cost Levers

Crossderry Blog

The post then highlights the top four areas of spend, which typically make up around two-thirds of an IT budget: Data Center, Application Development, Application Support, and End-User Computing. Filed under: PMO Tagged: budgeting , Cost Management , Mobile , operating costs , TCO , Wireless And Mobility. PMO budgeting Cost Management Mobile operating costs TCO Wireless And Mobility Caught this post on Apptio’s blog re: optimizing IT budgets.

A Better Metric for the Value of a Worker Training Program

Harvard Business Review

The United States has thousands of workforce development and training programs, run by the public, social, and private sectors. We need to adopt something similar to a “total cost of ownership” (TCO) analysis. Now common in industry, TCO considers both direct and indirect costs over time. We developed a new metric — cost per employed day (CPED) over the first six months — that we believe better defines how well employment programs work.

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