So many silo's of tools and platforms is our biggest challenge, some are run by different teams for different purposes so coordinating access to these adds time and red tape to any request for data.…
ALL of the above along with the tools required to do the work simply cost to much money when all employers are trying to save money.
You can plan all you'd like until you find out there are several projects no one mentioned.
Simplistic linear forecasting is not sufficient and often neither are tools focused on one layer. Capacity planning and rightsizing has to take data from a number of layers and functions to be truly useful and accurate. Users need to have confidence that when a tool suggests a ceiling will be hit in 3 months, or that resources can be changed, these are aligned to the technical and business needs.
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