As organizations grow and expand, the portfolio of applications that support the business also grows in size and complexity. This creates new problems for the business in terms of higher cost of maintaining and managing complex, redundant software, reduced efficiency due to slio-ed applications and lower overall business agility.
Locate applications that offer higher value, expending the most cost on, or getting most agility from. Use this to select applications to be replaced, new applications to be invested or reusing them to service other applications.
Use gathered information to support decisions and prioritize plans and investments. Get a clearer picture of applications to answer questions relating to effectiveness, agility, business dependency and associated maintenance costs