Anaplan for The Office of the CIO

Deliver secured IT services faster while optimizing technology spend

Connected Planning in The Office of the CIO

Over the years, the role of the CIO has evolved from back-office service management to service broker and front-office growth enabler. As a result, the Office of the CIO has had to become more agile to meet fast changing and volatile customer demand, while providing highly reliable services. Fortunately, with Anaplan, you can connect your people, data, and plans to enable real-time planning and decision-making in rapidly changing environments to give your IT and business planning a competitive edge.

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The new reality in The Office of the CIO

The recent trends in consumerization, personalization, and hybrid cloud architectures now require complex planning and strategy. As such, connectivity, transparency, and synchronizing IT planning with business planning are now more important than ever. Luckily for IT decision makers, Anaplan offers solutions to all of the above. Specifically, Anaplan’s Connect Planning platform:

  • Provides a complete view of technology and cloud costs to serve across the organization
  • Identifies wasted spending, maximizes resources utilization, enables effective on-going management, and improves accountability
  • Improves forecast accuracy and transparency by connecting cloud load forecasting, financial planning, sales planning, employee planning, and resource planning
  • Helps allocate technology costs to business units or cost centers
  • Enables scenario planning and helps choose the right service providers

The future in The Office of the CIO

Using Anaplan, CIOs can optimize cloud spending and manage budgets more effectively, while improving workforce productivity and maximizing asset utilization. Anaplan also minimizes security risks and effectively manages governance and compliance processes. Discover how you too can become an effective service broker and optimize technology services and spending for more agile and improved business outcomes.

Connected planning solutions enable the office of the CIO to deliver secured services faster while optimizing spending

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Portfolio planning and management

Connects with business partners across the value chain and enables strategic planning, forecasting,and portfolio management

Enterprise services planning and management

Enables optimization of assets, IT infrastructure, cloud, and applications spending

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Risk and compliance management

Enables quantification of risks and assists ingovernance and compliance

Connected planning solutions enable the office of the CIO to deliver secured services faster while optimizing spending

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Portfolio planning and management

Connects with business partners across the value chain and enables strategic planning, forecasting,and portfolio management

Enterprise services planning and management

Connects with business partners across the value chain and enables strategic planning, forecasting,and portfolio management

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Risk, compliance, and security operations

Enables quantification of risks and assists in governance and compliance

Using the Anaplan platform, leading enterprises are connecting their technology spending plans with sales plans, portfolio plans, resource plans, and financial plans to improve speed to market, align with business priorities, and provide efficient agile services.
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Featured solutions for The Office of the CIO

Portfolio planning and management

  • Innovation management
  • Financial planning and budgeting
  • Shadow IT management
  • Resource planning
  • Vendor management

Enterprise services planning and optimization

  • Asset management
  • Infrastructure capacity planning
  • Applications rationalization
  • License management
  • Cloud spend planning

Risk and compliance management

  • Risk modeling
  • GDPR health check
  • Compliance management

The Connected Planning difference

Dynamic

Develop “what-if” scenarios to assess the impact of business cycles, demand, cloud pricing models, and resources availability on overall systems performance, cost and reliability

Collaborative

Connect your sales, projects, portfolios, resources, public cloud data and purchasing teams in real-time to collaborate and generate more accurate loads forecasting and cash flow financial planning

Intelligent

Give service development and management teams the insight they need by analyzing infrastructure and applications data to deliver secure, reliable and faster services while optimizing technology spend

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