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IT Strategic Portfolio Planning

The strategic portfolio planning is part of IT governance. The aim of strategic portfolio planning is to identify the measures in business on the basis of strategic business planning and to create a prioritised order. For the priorisation its value added is decisive. At the end of this phase a table with measures (strategic measure plan) is created for the following three to five years. After an initial creation this table is constantly maintained. The prioritised measures become a part of the operative planning, in which projects are identified and planned. 

bach consulting offers a segment of solutions for strategic portfolio planning. Furthermore we support as part of our consulting offer the procedural accompaniment and integration in your company. 

bach consulting accompanies its customers during the identification, evaluation and control of IT measures. In particular bach consulting offers solutions to the following questions:

Abstract

bc master plan is our solution, if you are looking for an instrument to identify, evaluate and put IT measures into a concerted order. The master plan is a dynamic instrument. New measures are implemented continuously into it, according to their relevance. Afterward the measures will be evaluated and implemented in a coordinated and ordered master plan. The processes and adjustments required for this purpose shall be described. The master plan represents the preliminary stage of an annual plan and provides a planning perspective of three to five years. After an initial implementation the master plan is regularly reviewed in regard to its up-to-dateness and adjusted if necessary.  

  • Identification of IT measures
  • Technical description of IT measures
  • Estimation of IT measures
  • Preparation of effort estimation for each measure
  • Prioritization of IT measures
  • Identification of value added for each measure
  • Recommendations for further proceedings
  • Planning of measures / activity planning)

The realisation is as following:

ActivityDescription
Identification of IT measures for each business unit
  • IT measure
  • Description of benefis (strategic importance)
  • Risks when measures are not put into effect
          Analysis of business processe and corresponding IT Systems (interview / document analysis)

          Evaluation of feasibility

          • Professional / technical analysis
          • Identification of value added
          • Creation of scoring

             Preparing results

            Final presentation

            The consultancy services of bach consulting consist of the following:

            • Provision of 1-2 consultants
            • Accomplishment of workshops
            • Conduct of interviews
            • Evaluation of results and documentation
            • Final presentation
            Service PackagesVolumeDuration
            bc Master Plan initiating
            --approx. 7 days

            Abstract

            bc master plan is our solution, if you are looking for an instrument to identify, evaluate and put IT measures into a concerted order. The master plan is a dynamic instrument. New measures are implemented continuously into it, if they are of relevance. Afterward the measures will be evaluated and implemented in a coordinated and ordered master plan. The processes and adjustments required for this purpose shall be described. The master plan represents the preliminary stage of an annual plan and provides a planning perspective of three to five years. After an initial implementation the master plan is regularly reviewed in regard to its up-to-dateness and adjusted if necessary.  

            • Identification of IT measures continuously
            • Technical description of IT measures
            • Estimation of IT measures
            • Preparation of effort estimation for each measure
            • Prioritization of IT measures
            • Identification of value added for each measure
            • Recommendations for further proceedings
            • Planning of measures / activity planning)

            The realisation is as following:

            ActivityDescription
            Identification of IT measures for each business unit
            • IT measure
            • Description of benefis (strategic importance)
            • Risks, when measures are not put into effect
                    Analysis of business processe and corresponding IT Systems (interview / document analysis)

                    Evaluation of feasibility

                    • Professional / technical analysis
                    • Identification of value added
                    • Creation of scoring

                       Preparing results

                      Final presentation

                      The consultancy services of bach consulting consist of the following:

                      • Provision of 1-2 consultants
                      • Accomplishment of workshops
                      • Conduction of interviews
                      • Evaluation of results and documentation
                      • Final presentation
                      • Language/writing: German (standard)
                      Service PackagesVolumeDuration
                      bc Master Plan Service
                      --approx. 2 days per month

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