July 26, 2017

Three takeaways from the Gartner PPM and Enterprise Architecture Summits in London

For us this year, the excitement heading into the Gartner PPM and Enterprise Architecture Summits in London started weeks before with being named a Leader in both Gartner’s IT PPM Software Applications and Cloud-Based IT PPM Services Magic Quadrants (download a complimentary copy here). We rode that wave across the pond to join top IT […]

IIPA: The blueprint for better business


Integrated IT portfolio management (IIPA) solutions, by the sound of it, isn’t really designed to make you swoon. But IIPA is pretty essential for today’s business. Why? It’s changing the game for how businesses gain insight into IT assets. With the right IIPA tool, enterprise architects are able to gain a comprehensive inventory across the […]

Changepoint Announces New Business Execution Management Platform

BEM Diagram

Today is an exciting day for the Changepoint team as we officially launch our new Business Execution Management™ (BEM) Platform, which allows customers to connect strategy with execution, become more agile, and improve organizational performance. We designed this platform with the understanding that technologies, industries, and organizations are ever-changing while most business processes are unable […]

Bloated Application Portfolios are Bogging Down IT and Inhibiting Business Growth says New Cap Gemini Research Report


According to a new report issued by Cap Gemini, nearly half (48%) of IT decision makers recently surveyed by the firm believe their business has more applications than it needs, and nearly three-quarters of those IT leaders believe at least one-fifth of their current applications share similar functionality and should be consolidated, and another 57 […]

IT Governance & Financial Management All the Buzz at Financium


I recently had the privilege of participating at Financium, the 11th annual conference of financial management executives, organized by DFCG, an online portal for financial leaders in France. During the event the Changepoint team participated in two sessions: Transforming IT Governance to boost innovation and financial performance and; Financial optimization through better management of project […]

La gouvernance IT et la gestion financière au centre des discussions au congrès Financium

J’ai récemment participé à la 11ème édition du Congrès Annuel des Dirigeants Finance Gestion. Nous avons animé deux sessions autour de : la Gouvernance IT la nécessité d’une gestion efficace des ressources pour optimiser la performance financière des projets. Gouvernance IT Prioriser ses investissements, maîtriser les risques financiers et les coûts du Système d’Information … Comment […]

Transforming the CIO Role – A Work In Progress

Vange Yanni at Garnter PPM Summit 2013

It was great to be back at this year’s Gartner PPM and IT Governance Summit in London, an event which attracted over 400 attendees from across Europe, a great number of distinguished speakers and thought-leaders in the industry, and many organisations involved in PPM best practices. This year I presented on the topic of Elevating […]

IT Should Eat its Own Cooking


The PPM community is busy gearing up for Gartner’s PPM and IT Governance Summit next week at the National Harbor in Maryland.  The theme of this year’s conference – Prioritize Investments. Perfect Performance. Prove Value – is really hitting home with IT executives who are looking for new methods to prioritize projects, better manage resources […]