The IT Business Management Advanced and Enterprise Edition User Guide describes the features of IT Business Management.

IT Business Management suite's IT Financial Management (ITFM) is a set of Software as a Service (SaaS) business applications that automate key processes for IT business management and also provides on-site deployment. The IT Business Management suite ITFM product suite includes:

IT Costing

IT Demand Management and Budget Planning

IT Showback and Chargeback

IT Cost Optimization

Vendor Manager

SLA Manager


Vendor Manager and SLA Manager are not available in the Enterprise edition.

The information is written for experienced Windows, UNIX, and Linux system administrators.

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