Over time, your business has accumulated a wide assortment of applications which may now be redundant, underused, or obsolete. Some may be out of alignment with your strategic platform directions or out of compliance with policies, while others may be complicating your business processes or are simply out of alignment with business needs. Proper governance of these applications can speed up your business and reduce your IT costs by reducing wasted resources and costs associated with running redundant and out-of-date applications. So you can take advantage of new delivery models like cloud computing and mobile services that offer cost savings and competitive business benefits by taking control of your applications.
CA Clarity PPM for Application Portfolio Management can deliver a comprehensive understanding of all your applications. APM can take you from an unclear set of applications to a defined portfolio with comprehensive application data covering business value and technical condition.