IT Governance and IT ComplianceMarket Opportunities, Strategies, and Forecasts, 2004 to 2009

Report # SH29821358 | 376 Pages | 146 Tables and Figures | 2004

IT Governance and IT Compliance Market Assessment

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IT Governance Market Shares and Forecasts
IT Organizational Shifting Responsibilities
IT Business Technology Market Driving Forces
Portfolio Management
IT Financial Manager
IT Process Manager
Portal Technology
Control Over The IT Department
Maximizing The BUsiness Value Of IT
Project Scheduling
Process Manager
Business Intelligence
Open Source Workbench

IT Governance and IT Compliance
Market Opportunities, Strategies, and Forecasts, 2004 to 2009

IT organizational shifting responsibilities relate to running IT like a business. This means taking the aspects of the business that have come from outsourcing which does run IT like a business with efficiencies and economies of scale to bring those efficiencies in house.

Companies improve IT efficiencies by 30 percent by implementing an IT-MG solution. Successful IT-MG initiatives rely upon an integrated system. Systems need to span the full IT lifecycle. The IT lifecycle encompasses continuous, integrated processes.

Technology spending has been declining over several years. There are multiple signs that enterprises around the world are making long-term and strategic commitments to IT departmental and systems management software solutions that improve productivity. Efficiency is achieved by knowing what is going on in the department, tracking projects, and avoiding duplication.

IT governance business technology market driving forces are an effect of the realization that IT departments can be run more efficiently. Many IT departments are as large as companies or countries. Buyers of systems management software are focused on linking their IT operations and infrastructure with their overall business services.

The IT governance markets relate to running the IT department efficiently. The ability to determine that projects are being implemented once and only once is central to systems capabilities. Testing and management of software are part of the needed functionality. Compliance issues and content management of structured and unstructured information is central to the systems.

Once and only once solutions of problems is central to IT systems efficiency. IT governance and compliance management markets are expected to grow in response to the need to manage IT departments as profit center. These pressures are coming at the same time compliance issues are arising.

Markets for IT governance at $126.3 million in 2003 are expected to grow to $1.8 billion by 2009. Markets for IT governance and compliance management at $408 million in 2003 are expected to grow to $2.7 billion by 2009.

Companies Profiled
BMC Software
Computer Associates
Keynote Systems
Mercury Interactive
Segue Software

Report Methodology

This is the Two-Hundred Twenty-Fifth report in a series of market research reports that provide forecasts in communications, telecommunications, the internet, computer, software, medical equpiment, energy, and telephone equipment. The project leaders take direct responsibility for writing and preparing each report. They have significant experience preparing industry studies. Forecasts are based on primary research and proprietary data bases. Forecasts reflect analysis of the market trends in the segment and related segments. Unit and dollar shipments are analyzed through consideration of dollar volume of each market participation in the segment. Market share analysis includes conversations with key customers of products, industry segment leaders, marketing directors, distributors, leading market participants, and companies seeking to develop measurable market share. Over 200 in-depth interviews are conducted for each report with a broad range of key participants and opinion leaders in the market segment.

About the Company

WinterGreen Research, founded in 1985, provides strategic market assessments in telecommunications, communications equipment, health care, and advanced computer technology. Industry reports focus on opportunities that will expand existing markets or develop major new markets. The reports assess new product and service positioning strategies, new and evolving technologies, and technological impact on products, services, and markets. Market shares are provided. Leading market participants are profiled, and their marketing strategies, acquisitions, and strategic alliances are discussed. The principals of WinterGreen Research have been involved in analysis and forecasting of international business opportunities in telecommunications and advanced computer technology markets for over 30 years.

About the Principal Authors

Ellen T. Curtiss, Technical Director, co-founder of WinterGreen Research, conducts strategic and market assessments in technology-based industries. Previously she was a member of the staff of Arthur D. Little, Inc., for 23 years, most recently as Vice President of Arthur D. Little Decision Resources, specializing in strategic planning and market development services. She is a graduate of Boston University and the Program for Management Development at Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration. She is the author of recent studies on worldwide telecommunications markets and the Top Ten Telecommunications market analysis and forecasts.

Susan Eustis, President, co-founder of WinterGreen Research, has done research in communications and computer markets and applications. She holds several patents in microcomputing and parallel processing. She is the author of recent studies of the Regional Bell Operating Companies' marketing strategies, Internet equipment, a study of Internet Equipment, Worldwide Telecommunications Equipment, Top Ten Telecommunications, Digital Loop Carrier, Web Hosting, and Application Integration markets. Ms. Eustis is a graduate of Barnard College.

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