What's a quick win for optimizing spend? What's been your focus or "lowest hanging fruit"?

Backup, Budgeting, Cloud, Collaboration solutions, Continuous Deployment, Continuous Integration, Crisis Management, Data and Analytics, Data Center, Data Lake, Data Warehouse, DevOps, Digital Innovation, Emerging Tech, End User Equipment, End-user services and collaboration, Enterprise Service Management, Financial and Vendor Management, General, Leadership, Management Tools, Organization structure, Organization design, Outsourcing, People & Process, Public and Hybrid Cloud, Productivity tools, Product Recommendation, Roadmap, Strategy, Telephony, Tool Recommendation Our quickest spend reduction came from end point standardization and the narrowing of standard equipment to a menu of options. A standard replacement scheduled was implemented allowing a reliable prediction of endpoint costs. We also recognized significant support cost reduction and a reduced capital spend.

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Our quickest spend reduction came from end point standardization and the narrowing of standard equipment to a menu of options. A standard replacement scheduled was implemented allowing a reliable prediction of endpoint costs. We also recognized significant support cost reduction and a reduced capital spend.

Pulse User

Timely renegotiation of most contracts as they end. Elimination/consolidation of duplicative solutions.