In Varma a positive experience with Thinking Portfolio project portfolio influenced the selection of the application portfolio

Varma is a mutual employment pension insurance company, owned by its client companies and self-employed persons, insured employees and owners of the guarantee capital. Varma takes care of the statutory earnings-related pension cover of private sector employees and self-employed persons and currently covers around 862,000 people. (www.varma.fi) Varma uses several dozens of applications. In November - December 2015 Varma began using Thinking Portfolio application portfolio to improve the management of basic knowledge and application status [...]

Local Tapiola recommends wide-ranging capitalising on Thinking Portfolio

Local Tapiola is a Finnish group of companies owned by its customers, which offers life security for personal customers, companies and communities of all sizes, as well as for farms. Life security describes a method to serve customers through a lifetime and its changing scenarios. Local Tapiola invests in security, health and well-being of its customers. Local Tapiola uses Thinking Portfolio for managing the group's development portfolio and working time tracking of Local Tapiola Services [...]

We’re looking for Thinking Portfolio Business Partners for Switzerland

Thinking Portfolio Switzerland - Business Partners We´re looking for Thinking Portfolio Business Partners to be sales representatives for Switzerland. Tell us about you and your company interest in representing Thinking Portfolio in Switzerland. Intuitive and easy to use Thinking Portfolio Software as a Service includes portfolios such as Project, Idea, Application and Service Portfolio. Click here to to indicate your interest and tell a about your company and credentials. We’ll contact you.

Service Portfolio Vs Service Catalog

A service portfolio and a service catalog are often mistaken to be the same thing, but they are not so. However, what they do have in common is that they are important with regards to the growth and transformation of a company. Let's take a look at how a service portfolio and a service catalog are different from each other. Service portfolio A service portfolio sketches out all the services that have been a part [...]

Key Benefits of Choosing Service Portfolio Management

Service Portfolio Management is the latest buzz in the IT industry. It is being looked upon as a strategic planning and executing tool that ensures that the IT strategies are in alignment with the business strategies. Service portfolio management regularly scrutinizes and reviews Information and Communications Technology or ICT services of a company to make sure that they are adding value to the projects at hand and the ones that are being planned. In simple [...]

Portfolio methods and their performance

Businesses use several portfolio models for project selection. The authors of Portfolio Management for New Products have made studies on the popularity and success of alternative models. The financial method that includes various profitability and return metrics has been the most popular. It does not, however, perform well when compered to other three leading methods. Cooper, Edgett, and Kleinschimdt who made the studies compared the popularity of the methods in top-performing companies (top 20%) and [...]

The Absolute Basics of Service Portfolio Management

A company’s service portfolio can be defined as a group of services that are listed in terms of their value for business. This portfolio can include everything from in-house services to outsourced ones. Service portfolio management is the process of managing and improving the business through careful assessment of quality requirements, associated costs as well as their changing financial value. The main goal of service portfolio management is to maximize the realization of value to [...]

Specific Roles, Functions and Objectives of Service Portfolio Management

Service portfolio management is essentially the process responsible for the establishment and putting together of the basic service design package also known as the SDP. Service portfolio management is fast becoming a critical objective for most IT companies seeking to achieve greater success in providing advanced IT services as well as superior support to customers or users. The main idea behind service portfolio management is to bring down the complications in the IT processes and [...]

Specific Roles, Functions and Objectives of Service Portfolio Management

Service portfolio management is essentially the process responsible for the establishment and putting together of the basic service design package also known as the SDP. Service portfolio management is fast becoming a critical objective for most IT companies seeking to achieve greater success in providing advanced IT services as well as superior support to customers or users. The main idea behind service portfolio management is to bring down the complications in the IT processes and [...]

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