A traditional ledger does not provide the IT Financial insights that today’s CIOs need, forcing them to make decisions in the dark
Common IT decisions
TCO & Unit Cost of
IT Functions and
TCO & Unit Cost of
IT Infrastructure components
TCO of Services
Investment/Exit of Products or
True cost of servicing
Products or Business Units
Generating these IT Financial metrics on an ad-hoc basis is increasingly difficult and time consuming
The complexity of dozens of vendor commercial models, dozens of infrastructure architectures and complex operating models make excel an unsuitable option.
While other alternatives exist, they are also poorly equipped to handle the complexity
CostLens© is a state-of-the-art IT Cost Modelling Engine with pre-built cost algorithms that aligns to industry-standards and offers a ready-suite of Best Practice IT Cost Reports
Chart of Accounts
Software Assets (optional)
Staff / Timesheet (optional)
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CostLens offers businesses operating in a complex environment with a consistent, standards-based decision framework to manage costs and maximise returns on IT expenditure
Manage your IT costbase and
demonstrate effective cost control
Today’s IT organisations are globally dispersed, operating
hybrid IT Infrastructures and multi-vendor global sourcing
models. CostLens allows you to easily manage your
costbase despite this complex landscape.
Demonstrate value to stakeholders
CostLens offers a suite of 100+ out-of-the-box Best Practice reports that demonstrate value to senior stakeholders.
Drive cost efficiencies to fund innovation
Easily align costs to common industry standards for benchmark analysis, in conjunction with several other techniques to optimise costs.
Generate accurate financials for all your IT investment cases
Investment in IT requires complex metrics such as TCO of Applications, fully-loaded like-for-like comparisons, etc – metrics that are often poorly modelled. CostLens eliminates the guesswork from these decisions
Embeds a data-driven, continuous cost discipline culture
CostLens offers a suite of 100+ out-of-the-box Best Practice reports that demonstrate value to senior stakeholders
CostLens is the only tool that uses a big-data engine to enable end-to-end cost analytics that is critical to isolate cost problems
The uniquely designed ‘SplitLink’ framework is aware of cost metadata and automatically builds end-to-end cost relationships at a low level of detail. This helps isolate and drill down on problem areas easily.
transparency on the shared service centre charges
than I can see for my own cost base.