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Predicts 2020: Application and Product Portfolio Governance

by Deacon D.K. Wan  |  December 16, 2019  |  Submit a Comment


Ready for 2020?   The future of applications demands a transformation of the application organization and removal of obstacles in culture, funding, the operating model and the application portfolio. Application leaders can use our predictions to identify and overcome these obstacles, and ensure long-term success.


Predicts 2020: Application and Product Portfolio Governance
Published: 13 December 2019
ID: G00451437
Analyst(s): Bill Blosen , Stefan Van Der Zijden , Matthew Hotle , Deacon D.K Wan , Mike West



Turning Transformation barriers to Stepping Stones to Success
– From incompatible governance, application portfolio, traditional culture and org
– To Agile, DevOps, Value Streams, Product Line Block funding, and Business led Application rationalization

Table Of Contents
– Analysis
– What You Need to Know
– Strategic Planning Assumptions
– A Look Back
– Gartner Recommended Reading


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Deacon D.K. Wan
Senior Director, Analysts, Research & Advisory
2 years at Gartner
24 years IT Industry

Deacon D.K Wan is the Senior Director, Analyst at Gartner Applications and Product Leadership. Experts in digital innovations, product management, partnership, payments,mobile & e-commerce,BD. Read Full Bio

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