IT Cost Transparency
Vanguard Predictive Planning, an Integrated Business Planning platform, helps reveal the true costs of running your department by enhancing the transparency and reliability of your cost data. Classify costs more precisely by discrete activities and events. From set-up and support costs to power use and purchase orders, Vanguard Predictive Planning provides the transparency you need to analyze and improve support, services allocation, business cases for new investment. This level of visibility is not possible with spreadsheets.
- Gain insight into the costs and consumption of IT services
- Improve profitability analyses
- Flag unprofitable or underperforming activities and services
- Access a variety of ABC cost models: time-based, traditional, etc.
- Drill down to the true cost of each activity in process or pool of services
- Run hundreds of real-time what if scenarios to forecast costs, related prices, and drivers