Enterprise Consulting

At Ovum we work with enterprises, large and small, all over the globe, and understand the pressures facing CIOs and IT managers: there is intense focus on both IT-enabled business investments and the costefficient operation of IT departments.

Only Ovum provides business-focused technology consulting to enterprises. By exploiting Ovum’s technology and telecoms research and analysis, and vertical industry expertise, our advice, opinion, and data is targeted specifically to support our clients’ business needs. All of our work is underpinned by robust research and comprehensive data, enabling us to deliver fact-based, pragmatic solutions. Our solutions support you at three distinct stages: to create the most appropriate IT strategy, to select the solution that best meets your business needs, and then to effectively Manage your IT assets to deliver maximum value.

Ovum Consulting has five strategically targeted service types to help you realize maximum value from your technology investments.

1. Strategic insight and briefings
Understand how technology will specifically affect your role and
your organization, straight from the market’s leading technology and industry analysts. We provide strategic insight on what will shape the market, and deliver it one-to-one, or to your peers or

2. Organizational and design reviews
For strategic planning, budgeting, or review purposes, quickly understand the effectiveness of your technology platform, architecture, or IT organization. Using Ovum’s market knowledge and experience, see how your organization compares to your competitors and market best practice.

3. Value assessment and value realization
Get a clear view on what the real sources of value are in your IT
and sourcing organization, and how to realize their maximum
potential. Ovum looks beyond IT cost savings to understand
how IT can impact your whole business and deliver increased
revenues and shareholder value.

4. Vendor and technology selection and bid support
Ensure you make the right choices for your business when
selecting technology, software vendors, or outsourcing
providers. Ovum can help develop requirements, provide
targeted shortlists, and support you through the selection and
negotiation process.

5. Bespoke market, vendor, and technology analysis
Gain clear insight into how your business or market will be
affected by technology, with bespoke analysis and research
based on Ovum’s comprehensive Knowledge Centers. Ovum will
create or enhance research and data based on your specific,
targeted requirements.