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Gartner Magic Quadrant recognizes UMT360 as a visionary

Written by Hubie Sturtevant on November 15th, 2019 at 2:45 pm

Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Integrated IT Portfolio Analysis Applications (IIPA) was just released, and once again, UMT360 has been recognized as a visionary provider. According to Gartner, “integrating portfolios using IIPA software enables IT managers to see the cost, effort, technical complexity, feasibility and interrelated effects of a proposed IT change or digital initiative before it is approved.”

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Calling All Strategic PMOs (And Those Looking to Become One)

Written by Paul Rosien on September 8th, 2014 at 8:14 am

Back in July, we ran a successful webinar discussing what it takes to create a strategic PMO. The webcast, led by Carl Souchereau, formerly of TransAlta and now Project Director at SNC Lavalin, provided practical advice around mastering the important yet tactical aspects of project management as well as taking strategic responsibility for managing the investment decisions for the portfolio. (If you missed the webcast, it is archived here.)

Because interest in the webinar was so strong, we wanted to extend the conversation and have created the UMT360 Strategic PMO Breakfast Series. We’re fortunate in that Carl has signed on to present his wisdom again, but we’ll also take some time to look at the latest product developments that help the Strategic PMO fulfill the vision Carl will present, including:

  • Integrating investment planning and controls across the PPM life-cycle that result in optimized spend and maximized ROI
  • Streamlining capital planning and building stronger business cases
  • Automating financial tracking and variance analysis to enable dynamic planning
  • Establishing a benefits realization framework to measure results

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UMT360 Announces the Release of UMT360 Portfolios

Written by Ben Chamberlain on June 4th, 2014 at 6:46 am

UMT360 today announced the release of the newest module in its leading Enterprise Portfolio Management solution – UMT360 Portfolios.  UMT360 Portfolios connects siloed portfolios (e.g. project, application, IT Service and business capability) to build a dynamic blueprint of a company’s operating fabric.  It provides three breakthrough EPM models to help CIOs, Portfolio Managers and PMOs visualize cross-portfolio relationships and gain the transparency needed to digitalize investments.  Click here to read the press release and here for more information on UMT360 Portfolios and UMT360 Financials.

Four Additions Named to the UMT360 Team

Written by Ben Chamberlain on June 2nd, 2014 at 3:20 pm

UMT360 is excited to welcome four new individuals to our Bellevue-based team.

Ashok Kuraganti has been named Vice President of Sales.  He brings to UMT360 extensive sales experience with organizations including Siebel, Oracle, Niku, SalesForce and ServiceMax.  Jeff Parmenter has joined our sales team as a Bellevue-based rep.  Jeff has previously sold enterprise software working for companies including Doxo and Technology Unlimited.  Emily Roddy has joined our Inside Sales Team and Briauna Fisher has been hired as sales support.

Interesting in joining our growing UMT360 team?  Visit our career page here.


UMT360 Named Microsoft 2014 Partner of the Year Finalist

Written by Ben Chamberlain on May 28th, 2014 at 12:37 pm

UMT360 is pleased to be named a finalist in Microsoft’s 2014 Partner of the Year Awards which celebrate top Microsoft partners that solve customer challenges with creative technology solutions.  Microsoft received more than 3200 nominations for the 46 awards.  UMT360 has been named either a winner or finalist in the Partner of the Year Awards in each of the past five years.   Click here to read more about UMT360 and the Partner of the Year Awards.