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Project and portfolio management take center stage

As the economy sours, CIOs are more cognizant than ever of managing the IT portfolio for the highest returns to the business. Read these recent stories on PPM to learn why.

IT portfolio management keeps coming up in our conversations with CIOs, and we don't think that's a coincidence. Project and portfolio management (PPM) seeks to get the highest possible return on IT investments while mitigating risk. In an economy that is slowing, if not in actual recession, CIOs need to allocate their IT resources wisely. is not the only one hearing more about PPM. AMR Research Inc., a Boston-based consulting firm, told us that more than half of all inquiries from clients during the past 12 months were related to portfolio management. To find out why PPM is so hot among CIOs, read these top stories on the subject:

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