Application Portfolio Management portal The Application Portfolio Management portal gives you an enterprise-wide applications landscape view of the number of applications and other key metrics. You can create goals to align with your strategy, update the goal or program as per the trend based on your assessment of application scores. You can navigate to the Application Portfolio Management Home page by clicking Application Portfolio > Application Strategy > Home. The role required is sn_apm.apm_analyst. The Application Portfolio Management portal consists of a top panel, which provides a quick approach to view the application landscape and create your goals and programs: Figure 1. Application Portfolio Management overview page View landscape View the enterprise-wide applications landscape. Click to view the overall application assessment dashboard in a new tab. Analyze portfolio Analyze your applications and scores. You can directly navigate to the Group Analysis page to analyze the applications and scores without having to create an idea, a goal, or a program. Create goal Create a goal as laid out by the organization to track, align, and report the progress of the work towards it. For example, a goal could be set to reduce Capex or reduce the number of applications within a target date. Create program Create a program to link and track the ideas to meet the goals. APM takes you through a process to add targets, identify opportunities, and so on. View roadmap The application rationalization roadmap provides a timeline view of the applications used by the various business entities and grouped by the application categories. It also has the following regions that give overall statistics of applications, categories, and so on. Application overview Provides a list of reports such as the number of applications, applications categories, manufacturers, and homegrown and COTS applications. Recent Goals Provides a list of goals that have been created. Click any of the goals to update the goal with additional details. Click View all to see the complete list of goals with the associated data. Programs Lists the programs that have been created with a target date. Global filter () Opens the Set Business Application window for you to select and save your filter preferences. Create a goalCreate a goal to align your actions with the organizational decisions.Create a programCreate a program to achieve the goal that you created.Understand a guided programThe Program Navigation page provides a step-by-step guide to plan a program for the selected fiscal year to achieve the goal.Create a guided programCreate a program by setting goals, identifying opportunities, creating demands, and tracking the projects. You can also view the application rationalization roadmap at any stage of creation of the program.Use bubble charts for application strategy recommendationBubble charts are interactive graphs that plot application indicators. You can evaluate the applications to arrive at a strategy by configuring multiple combinations of indicators in the bubble chart.Create an ideaIdeas are a step to identify cost saving opportunities on the applications to meet the target. The strategy that you associate with the idea action decides the strategy for the application.Application rationalization roadmapThe application rationalization roadmap provides a timeline view of the applications used by the various business entities and grouped by the application categories. You can navigate to the roadmap any time during the step-by-step process of creating goals, ideas, demands, and projects to see how the submitted ideas affect the application roadmap.