One time end of life costs o replacement costs o migration costs o

One time end of life costs o replacement costs o

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4. One-time (end-of-life) costs o replacement costs o migration costs o decommissioning costs While all of these costs may be part of a specific IT deployment, many are also shared among other deployments, so the difficulty is with allocation as well as identification. As one member of the focus group asked, “can you realistically break down network or telephony charges to a specific application?” The second implementation challenge arises because of the way IT investments are vetted by organizations. Consider the following hypothetical example where a business case is prepared to demonstrate the benefits of
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