Manufacturing industries are driven by volatile demand and impulsive changes. Services are offered and terminated, processes are initiated, aligned, and modified in concurrence to the business objectives. This results in increased IT spends, non-manageable application portfolios, lack of supporting businesses, performance issues, etc., which leads a CIO of any manufacturing industries into a dilemma of how to address the situation. The remedy to this problem is to focus on optimizing the application portfolio.  In this brochure, you will learn about HCL’s capabilities in Application Portfolio Optimization (APO) and it provides various business benefits such as cost reduction, risk management via platform consolidation, and improved business support via re-engineering applications to latest technology platforms.