Date Added: May 2009
Repsol YPF is an international, integrated oil and gas company, operating in over 30 countries. Despite a solid financial position, Repsol decision makers implemented a plan to reduce costs in the face of a global economic downturn. Besides closely monitoring expenses, the company cut nonessential spending to devote efforts to strategic investments. They wanted to standardize their processes and systems to build an enterprise architecture that makes them more efficient. The objective is to reduce IT costs, innovate, and leverage the products that one has. Through Platform Rationalization, Microsoft Services provided Repsol with actionable guidance for rationalizing its IT systems and applications.