Programme Management is one of the areas where investments and improvements in itmSUITE® have been concentrated in order to ensure the attainment of company plans.
Main features of itmSUITE® useful in this area
Above all, itmSUITE® offers full support to the management of projects that are pivotal to the programmes, therefore improving the company's ability to achieve output that is in alignment with business needs. Such output subsequently contributes to the realization of the capabilities and the benefits that on its part the programme has to cultivate.
Basically, thanks to the support of cross practices, itmSUITE® makes it possible to implement the principles and aspects of IT governance that are fundamental to the success of a programme:
- management of benefits;
- planning and monitoring of the programme;
- risk management of the programme;
- "financial" management (budget, final balance, forecast) of the programme;
- management of changes to the programme;
- management of "lessons learned".
Main benefits deriving from the adoprion of itmSUITE®
- Facilitation in the adoption and maturity of Programme Management best practice;
- Realization of more effective changes with a reduction in negative impacts on business-as-usual;
- Improvement in the management of risks with visibility and integration of the different levels (project, programme and portfolio);
- Better control over changes (activities, clear responsibilities, efficient and structured monitoring of the progress);
- Optimization of the use of resources (management of budget, final balance and forecast with integrated approach between programme, project management and business-as-usual);
- Improvement in the management and creation of benefits;
- Improvement in long-term capability («lessons learned»);
- Improvement in recipient satisfaction of the programme output.