IT Business Value

Welcome to the IT Business Value Blog. Our team, known internally at Microsoft as the "War on Cost" team, explores a variety of cost and value factors that our customers care about around virtualization, datacenter management, and application por

About IT Business Value


About IT Business Value

The IT Business Value blog is a place to discuss issues surrounding finding business value in IT service delivery. Our team, called the "War on Cost" team focusses on delivering quantifiable business value messages particularly around management technology and practices. Our team addresses scenarios such as:

  • Client computing
  • Virtualization
  • Datacenter operations
  • Application platform management

The discussions and results of our team's work feed meaningful data to various Microsoft product groups to help improve future versions by delivering more value to IT professionals and the businesses they serve.