Gartner® report: How to Offset Inflationary Software and Cloud Price Increases

Inflation has forced your software and Cloud costs to increase, putting pressure on your IT budget and even potentially putting digital transformation projects on hold.

But you can do something about it.

The following Gartner® report ‘How to Offset Inflationary Software and Cloud Price Increases’ provides insights and recommendations on how to offset price increases by restricting contracts, eliminating waste, and creating vendor incentives.

From the report:

“SPVM leaders responsible for software and cloud agreements are being called upon to urgently address financial disruption caused by a unique “triple squeeze” on performance — high inflation, scarce/costly talent and disrupted/constrained global supplies”, Says Gartner.

Gartner further says, “SPVM leaders must take immediate action to alleviate financial pressure for a six to 24-month period to protect their organisations from financial disruption or build resilience for what may yet be to come.”

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If you are an Oracle or SAP customer and want to offset your software price increases, you must read this report.

Reference: Gartner, How to Offset Inflationary Software and Cloud Price Increases – Stephen White, Hannah Decker, Yoann Bianic published 28 September 2022.

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