Today, 70% of IT investment is focused on maintenance, leaving little time to support strategic business projects. With users demanding faster response and management demanding lower costs - IT needs a better strategy. Advance2000 transforms IT to allow greater savings and optimized business productivity providing a more business centric approach, focusing on outcomes such as operational efficiency, competitiveness and rapid response. This means IT is no longer confined to produce IT services but can now have a far greater focus and impact on optimizing business productivity in ways consistent with the business requirements. Changing the IT role from a cost center to a center of strategic value by improving business productivity and faster delivery on business initiatives.