Make the Case for ROI with UrbanCode Deploy
Are you ready to make the case to your executives and stakeholders that deployment automation solutions, such as IBM UrbanCode Deploy, is worth the investment in time, resources, and finances? Below are a resources and tools you can use to help monetize the benefits and ROI of deployment automation tools. In addition, there are several blog posts that specifically address ways management should think about DevOps and justifying ROI.
IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct their Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study that examines and quantifies potential return on investment (ROI) for IBM UrbanCode Deploy within an enterprise DevOps environment. The study determined that a composite organization, based on the customers interviewed, experienced an ROI of 482%!
This brief 8-page report explains how a deployment automation framework can streamline release operations and increase business agility. In addition, this white paper contains a formula for calculating the ROI of a Deployment Automation solution.
In this recent survey of the Fortune 1000 conducted by IDC, they discovered and presented several critical DevOps metrics that offers a set of guides to help drive business and technology objectives and judge success by your peers.
An easy to follow, series of 10 questions will help you assess your current state, and provide an estimated value of what a deployment automation solution can bring to your organization. Walk your prospects through this tool or let them try on their own, either way, they will begin to see actual dollars of potential savings!