Portfolio Assessment and Rationalization Services

Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As), organic business growth, the need to transition to emerging technoloy platforms such as Mobile, Cloud and Internet of Things (IOTs) force organizations to evaluate their enterprise wide technology platforms and rationalize them to derive cost efficiencies, enable innovation and create business competitiveness. Platform 3 Solutions has a wide range of process capabilities, tools and methodologies to perform portfolio assessments, rationalize IT systems and develop business competitiveness that assists our customers to create agility in their day-to- day business operations.

Platform 3 Solutions uses ‘4R’ portfolio assessment and rationalization methodologies to Replace, Retain, Re-write and Retire applications.
Our methodology includes

  • Value-based application assessments
  • Return On Investment (ROI) analysis
  • Application prioritization
  • Advanced technological compatibility and competitiveness assessments
  • Strategic application portfolio roadmap development.

Application Decommissioning and Retirement services

The application decommissioning and retirement process consists of the verification of application shut-down readiness, identification and retirement of infrastructure components, release of product support and licenses, secured shredding or repurposing of data storage devices, cataloging of all the components, and realization of cost savings and application synergies.

Platform 3 Solutions has perfected the above methodologies through consistent implementations with multiple Fortune 500 companies. We have the management expertise and experience to provide end to end program management services for application decommissioning. Our services include: engagement governance, application knowledge management, risk assessment and management, stakeholder communication, and change management.