Last week the members of the ETIS Executive CIO Forum met to discuss the ’IT Implications of Product Portfolio Management’. The workshop was hosted by A1 Telekom Austria in Vienna on 27 May and was attended by 21 participations from 11 companies such as A1 Telekom Austria, Belgacom, Deutsche Telekom, KPN, Oger Telecom, OTE, Slovak Telekom, TDC, Telecom Italia and TeliaSonera.
The goal of the workshop was to look at how to optimize the Product Portfolio Management in Telcos and how a better co-operation between business and IT can contribute to the success. Some of the topics covered were: Product Portfolio Management, Active Product Portfolio Rationalization, Product Retirement, Product Portfolio Optimization, Building and Managing an NGN Product Portfolio and improving co-operation between business and IT.
The next CIO Executive Workshop will be held in Cyprus during the ETIS Community Gathering on 13/14 October. If you would like to learn more about ETIS, please contact Fred Werner at:firstname.lastname@example.org