Step 3. Link Applications to Business Capabilities

Now it's time to link Applications to Business Capabilities to establish relationships; this will help you understand how IT supports your organization's high-level activities. This also can be done quickly via XLS - read the "Creating relations" note at Import and Export your Data. You will get the following result:

  1. Export your Application list with an additional column Business Capability enabled from your Inventory. Populate the Business Capability column according to the Applications. Once you are done, Import the Excel sheet back into your Inventory.

  2. Once the import is complete, you should be able to see all Applications that are related to a Business Capability in the Business Capability Fact Sheet, such as in this example: