Business drivers that might influence how you manage your ITThere are lots of reasons why businesses change how their IT is managed. It might be that a key employee has left, leaving an IT knowledge gap.

Frequently it is driven by growing IT complexity and increasing governance and compliance demands.

Some of these drivers are business related and others centre around IT needs. Here are some of the reasons Trilogy has come across in the last 12 months – both business-led and IT-led.

Business-led drivers which influence how you manage your IT

  1. Acquiring, merging or demerging businesses
  2. Recovering from a security crisis
  3. Entering new markets
  4. Supporting a growing business
  5. Developing new lean or self-service business models
  6. Implementing a cost management programme
  7. Responding to business risk analysis
  8. Responding to changing regulations or compliance requirements
  9. Changing or adding new office locationsIT-led drivers which influence how you manage your IT
  10. Consolidation of IT tools and vendors
  11. Solving repetitive point problems
  12. Procuring an infrastructure project
  13. Outsourcing IT support
  14.  Embracing shadow IT
  15. Managing the infrastructure lifecycle
  16. Aligning IT with business strategy

Whether it is business- or IT-led, many companies are now seeing the value in outsourcing or co-sourcing this important function in partnership with a Managed Service Provider.

By Trilogy Technologies.