Realize the Full Potential of Your Technology
Troux® by Planview
Drive business outcomes by maximizing technology investments, optimizing business capability and application portfolios, and managing risks and costs.
Key Features for Troux
Visualization and Reports
Make better technology portfolio decisions. More than 150 out-of-the-box reports and visualizations are yours for a comprehensive view of the IT landscape.
Standardize and rationalize technology and application portfolios. Catalog and evaluate assets and plan for optimized portfolios that support the business well.
Publish a timeline of technology changes. APM and TPM roadmapping improves planning decisions and addresses technology changes with fewer business disruptions.
Have one source for all enterprise hardware and software. See how they relate to each other and to business capabilities, organizations, technology and projects.
Governance and Workflow
Monitor compliance with technology standards. Plan for a standard technology stack with predictable implementation times and costs; track compliance with reports.
Model complex portfolios and enhance governance with our library of component types. It is based on best practices of the Global 2000 to streamline your work.
Business Capability Planning
Evaluate business capabilities against business goals. Help the business anticipate investment opportunities and make planning a continuous process.
Validate change options effectively. Understand how potential changes will affect your business to ensure accurate scoping and predictable delivery times.
Automated Data Collection
Connect Troux with the best sources of technology portfolio data. Ensure that the information you use to make decisions is current, correct, and consistent.
Create standard workflows with design patterns. Access prebuilt Troux patterns and modify patterns discovered through use to streamline work and limit risk.
Purposefully manage the life of applications and technologies. Document and share critical milestones so that all decision makers know when to use which technology.
Define a standard for technology across your enterprise. Leverage the Troux metamodel and address technologies, versions, lifecycles, and refresh cycles.
View, analyze, and manage interconnected enterprise-level portfolios. Perform real-time and dynamic analysis of organizational business and technology assets.
Visualize your technology landscape. Use models to see processes, information, technologies, and relationships to understand your organization.
Analyze alternate models for transformation. Create technology and application models to examine scenarios for moving to a new future state.
6 Business-centric Reports that Empower Enterprise Architects
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Achieving Best in Class Application Portfolio Management (APM)
Learn how Troux can help you optimize your technology and application portfolio and support the strategy of your enterprise.
5 Questions to Ask When Managing the EA Side of Mergers and Acquisitions
Learn how enterprise architecture technology can help you sort through the complexities of mergers and acquisitions.
Troux is TOGAF 9 certified, an indication that it provides an approach for designing, planning, implementing, and governing an enterprise information technology architecture.
Troux in the news
Planview’s M&A Strategy Brings Order to Hybrid IT Complexity
451 Research Analyst, Carl Lehman, discusses how Planview is bringing to market the new tools needed to enable enterprises to better manage their resources and the complexity brought on by recent IT innovations.
Making better tech decisions in three simple steps
Learn why it’s time for enterprise architects to start having business conversations about technology instead of technology conversations about business.
Connect with the applications you already use
Planview simplifies integration between Troux and the operational systems you use daily so you can:
Share data and improve collaboration
Have one system of record for visibility into work status
Create standards for data loads and custom actions
See Troux in action
Bubble charting supports application portfolio rationalization. See user counts against application complexity to quickly determine which applications should be replaced, based on relative benefit.
Capability Hierarchy Map
Demonstrate how much it costs to deliver capabilities to the business – by application and by user – to support strategic initiatives.
Unsupported Software Heatmap
Use heatmaps like this to pinpoint where the organization is spending resources supporting nonstandard technology, such as unapproved, rogue, and end-of-life applications.
Project Adherence Report
See a project’s compliance with corporate technology standards and any waivers granted. Display the total number of affected and standard technologies and the total number of deviations.
Application and Technology Roadmaps
Create a strategic roadmap for optimizing your portfolios to the minimum effective amount of technology needed to support the business with minimal impact on operations.
Application Stack Modeling
Illustrate the application stacks supporting a business capability, and their relationships. This helps the business understand the cost of a capability to inform better decision making.