AaronRichards IT benchmarking services leverage access to a repository of critical processes, benchmark data and business best practices. Our benchmarking experience provides insight into the performance and business best practices of peers and world-class IT organizations. IT benchmark studies provide a fast and objective way for executives to:
Our benchmarking services focus on three drivers of world-class IT performance:
At AaronRichards, we use a proven benchmarking methodology to quantify your gap to world class organizations – comparing your IT function's ability to execute efficiently (cost and productivity) and effectively (quality and value). We examine comparable organizations so you can see how the best do it and define continuous process improvement steps relevant to your own IT function.
Our analysts use IT metrics related to efficiency and effectiveness to calculate world-class performance:
Business processes and systems inextricably link your IT function with other enterprise functions. Process improvements in one area may have a ripple effect on others; for example, improved IT controls may result in more reliable data for decision-making in other business area.
Our benchmarking approach examines efficiency and effectiveness not just within the IT function, but also with a view toward the impact across your enterprise.
IT Benchmarking & Performance Improvement evaluates overall IT organizational effectiveness and efficiency (including spending) in comparison with peer and World-Class organizations, and provides detailed recommendations, improvement initiatives, and transformation road maps related to the following:
We improve the effectiveness of our clients' information technology investments by developing IT strategies and service delivery models designed to improve quality of service, return on investment and risk management. Our IT cost optimization services help CIOs deliver more IT value for the same or less money. We help clients design and implement processes and controls to ensure that IT spending is measured and managed in a transparent manner, while meeting current and future business requirements at the lowest total cost of ownership.