Oracle IT Modernization Series: Approaches to IT Modernization
All organizations want to realize the highest business value possible from their existing investments in IT infrastructure and application software. However, maintaining the application and infrastructure software in a legacy environment consumes a disproportionate percentage of IT budget and human resources. The average company spends from 60 to 85 percent of its IT budget maintaining legacy applications that fail to meet the changing competitive needs of the business. Oracle's IT modernization approaches, as detailed in this white paper, support the complex variety of legacy modernization challenges and provide an IT environment that is both economically efficient and able to support an organization's strategic business goals.