Consolidate and Retire Applications
Redundant legacy applications cost your organization time and money. They create business inefficiencies including loss of skills, performance degradation, increased hardware and maintenance costs, and increased liability.
Effective Management Can Reduce Costs and Modernize IT
This Ventana Research Perspective describes the process in which the integration and governance of information provides a framework that incorporates acquisition, organization, control and use of information to create and enhance business value.
IBM InfoSphere accelerates application consolidation and retirement while reducing risk and cost and enhancing application quality and compliance. It is helping organizations to reduce cost and risk by eliminating redundant applications; to enhance applications by improving data quality and managing test data, to speed time to value by leveraging industry best practices. It is also helping organizations to consolidate multiple instances of critical enterprise applications.
IBM InfoSphere offers the only solution for application consolidation and retirement that combines business/IT collaboration support, data discovery, data quality and consolidation, test data management and intelligent archiving. It features:
Planning to migrate or consolidate SAP instances? IBM has the most experience and the proven solutions based on a 30+ year SAP alliance, over 9,000 SAP practitioners and over 3,700 SAP implementations.
InfoSphere Master Data Management
Deliver a single version of truth for your organization’s critical data assets
InfoSphere Information Server
Understand and consolidate data, maintaining and enhancing data quality
InfoSphere Optim Solution for Application Retirement
Safely retire applications while retaining the data
InfoSphere Optim Test Data Management
Protect sensitive information from misuse as you consolidate your applications
Driving successful business transformation: Persistent organizational excellence with IBM Ready-to-Launch for SAP applications
Application consolidation and decommissioning projects: strategies that deliver ROI
How Master Data Management Serves the Business
TDWI Best Practices Report: Next Generation Master Data Management - Executive Summary