SAP Portfolio and Project Management rapid-deployment solution for portfolio monitoring: Monitor projects and support portfolio decisions more effectively. Organizations evaluate the products in their portfolio and launch projects to develop new products on an ongoing basis. It's how you achieve goals and grow your business. But if these projects are not carefully managed, or if you don't have the right tools to manage and monitor these projects effectively, your organization runs the risk of sapping precious time, energy, and resources. Worse yet, your competitors could undercut your prices or go to market before you! That's where the SAP Portfolio and Project Management rapid-deployment solution for portfolio monitoring can help. The rapid-deployment solution brings together software and services to help you prioritize your product portfolio and run projects to expand your portfolio more effectively. It provides adaptable and flexible, preconfigured software, so you can establish best-practice business processes that help you monitor and support decisions about your product portfolio. A rapid implementation methodology leverages the experience SAP has gained through thousands of customer implementations and features predefined services so you're up and running quickly, usually within 12 weeks. The predefined scope enables you to begin with the end in mind rather than whiteboarding from scratch. The portfolio monitoring process helps you ensure all projects are on time, scope, and budget and that risks are mitigated. It enables item monitoring, including budget changes due to overruns or scope changes. And it enables portfolio adjustments, including changes due to a budget cut for the whole portfolio, or specific investment buckets. As you have seen, the SAP Portfolio and Project Management rapid-deployment solution for portfolio monitoring helps you align your projects with your portfolio strategy. It supports KPI-based decision-making for new projects. And it enables monitoring of your current projects on a portfolio and investment-bucket level. It includes preconfigured content that eases the set-up of best-practice business processes to help you monitor and support decisions about projects and your product portfolio. And it features a predefined scope and a fixed number of consulting days to speed the implementation for a quick time to value. Are you ready to run? The best-run businesses run SAP.