Information Technology Portfolio Management: Literature Review, Framework, and Research Issues.

IRMJ 01/2008; 21:64-87. DOI: 10.4018/irmj.2008070104
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ABSTRACT There is significant interest in managing IT resources as a portfolio of assets. The concept of IT portfolio management ITPM is relatively new, compared to portfolio management in the context of finance, new product development NPD, and research and development R&D. This article compares ITPM with other types of portfolio management, and develops an improved understanding of IT assets and their characteristics. It presents a process-oriented framework for identifying critical ITPM decision stages. The proposed framework can be used by managers as well as researchers.

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