2016 Gartner IT Financial, Procurement & Asset Management Summit

IT practitioners gathered from around the world in Grapevine, TX on September 18-21, 2016 for three days of IT-related presentations, roundtable discussions, clinics, and workshops.  These sessions were led by various industry authorities including Gartner analysts, industry experts, and senior business leaders.  There was a tremendous amount of experience and knowledge shared during this event. ...

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ITFM Tool Performance

Several of our clients have used ITFM solutions from other vendors before making the switch to Nicus M-PWR.  When one of our clients was testing their new cost model in M-PWR, they were surprised our model only took a couple of minutes to run.  Their previous software package took anywhere from 13-16 hours to run! ...

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Why Details are Important

We recently had a discussion with an IT financial management analyst who asked why an ERP system can’t provide the details needed to effectively manage IT finances. It’s a great question and one we frequently get from prospects. The short answer: traditional financial systems built for accounting are based on principles that deliver acceptable financial statements,...

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Actionable Data

As we approach the MLB All-Star Game, guess who’s leading the American League Western Division, again – yep, the Oakland Athletics. We follow the A’s because we like the way they build a team. The story has been well-told in the book “Moneyball,” with the movie of the same name. By looking at data in a...

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