June 26, 2017

Gartner Positions Changepoint in the “Leader” Quadrants of BOTH 2016 IT PPM Software Applications and Cloud-Based IT PPM Services Magic Quadrants

Changepoint has been recognized as a “Leader” in both Gartner Magic Quadrants, IT PPM Software Applications(1) and Cloud-Based IT PPM Services(2). This is the second consecutive year that we appear in both Magic Quadrants. We are honored for the recognition! The IT PPM Software Applications and Cloud-Based IT PPM Services Magic Quadrants are available here on [...]

Gartner Positions Changepoint as a Visionary in the 2015 Magic Quadrant for Integrated IT Portfolio Analysis Applications for Its barometerIT Solution

Changepoint Recognized as Visionary for Second Year in a Row TORONTO – MARCH 22, 2016: Changepoint, a leading provider of solutions for project portfolio management (PPM), enterprise portfolio management (EPM) and professional services automation (PSA), today announced that Gartner, Inc. has positioned Changepoint barometerIT as a Visionary in its 2015 Magic Quadrant for Integrated IT Portfolio* [...]

Changepoint Heads to Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2015 to Unveil Business Execution Management Platform

Over the next few months we’ll be traveling around the globe to attend three upcoming Gartner Symposium/ITxpo events happening in the United States, Spain and Australia. On October 5th, during the U.S. event, we’ll officially unveil our Business Execution Management (BEM) platform to the public for the first-time. Then in Spain and Australia we’ll continue the [...]

Is Your PMO Ready To Take A More Activist Role?

The turbulent nature of business, competing strategic initiatives and the pace of change is creating more pressure than ever before on the PMO and its leaders, according to industry research firm Gartner. In a press release issued April 15th, Gartner predicts most C-suites in the largest global organizations will rely on activist enterprise program management [...]

Optimizing Your Application Portfolio Can Uncover Significant IT Savings

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Gartner research has shown that if you own an application for 15 years, the cost of the initial project will be, on average, 8% of the 15 year “total cost of ownership.” In other words, 92% of the cost of an average application occurs after the project has finished as “maintenance.” So how can enterprises [...]

Analyst Community is Buzzing about Changepoint!

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Recently there have been a number of analyst reports which are highlighting Changepoint’s solution and I wanted to share some of this information with you. Last week, Gartner Inc. published its latest Magic Quadrant for Integrated IT Portfolio Analysis Applications (IIPA). Once again, Gartner has positioned Changepoint as a ‘Leader’. In fact we have been [...]

Gartner Says Service-Led Solutions Will Displace Traditional Sourcing Approaches through 2015

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In a recent press release, industry analyst firm Gartner points to the instrumental role IT services firms will play in bridging legacy offerings and new services. However the firm urges IT service providers to focus on building long term value-based differentiation with a focus on delivering tangible business improvement and alleviating cost pressures. Gartner recommends [...]

CFO’s Top Technology Priorities Highlight Business Intelligence and a Layered Approach to the IT Portfolio

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CFOs are playing an increasingly influential role in technology decision-making in the enterprise. This article, entitled “The CFO’s Top Technology Priorities” running in the June edition of Financial Executive, offers detailed insight into a financial executive’s key role in determining an organizaton’s technology strategy.  The survey, conducted on behalf of Financial Executives International by industry [...]

Two Continents. Two Great PPM events.

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Well the Gartner PPM & IT Governance summit in the UK wrapped up yesterday for another year just on the heels of its sister event in the US.  We really enjoyed meeting with so many of the attendees and there really seems to be renewed energy in the PPM market as IT executives are looking [...]

IT Should Eat its Own Cooking

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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 [...]