14 years, 8 months ago

Prioritizing the portfolio of IT projects

One of the common activities for IT departments when times get tough is to review the projects underways and see where greater prioritization mught realize benefits faster and re-focus resources. I recently wrote a paper for the Architecture Journal with a colleague Brad Clayton that describes how to do this using a business capabilities and benefits perspective:


http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/architecture/aa902621.aspx


 You can also use the technique to help define new projects and to create a dashboard that demonstrates the value being delivered by IT.