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Technopedia Integration

“Most companies are much better at introducing new technology than retiring it. 67% of CIOs indicate their technology risk management as ineffective". The LeanIX Technopedia integration helps companies to address the Technology Risk Management Use Case far more efficient.

The Technopedia Integration allows LeanIX customers to use standardized IT Component names (both software and hardware) and automatically attach the correct vendor lifecycles.

License Information

If you are a current subscriber to our Technopedia Catalog and Lifecycle & Support Content Pack, your use is subject to the following End-User License Agreement.

Why should I care?

Technology obsolescence impacts IT security, maintainability of applications, required skill sets, dependencies on vendors or service providers and much more. The following presentation gives a nice overview:

How to manage technology obsolescence with LeanIX Enterprise Architecture Management

You can also check our whitepaper:

Technology Obsolescence: Benefit from integration with Technopedia lifecycle catalog to avoid risks

How does it work?

The following video gives you a quick walkthrough of the Technopedia integration:

LeanIX Tutorial: Technopedia Integration

Also, make sure to check our Technology & Risk Management Tutorial for potential first steps even without the integration in place.

Important consideration for lifecycle integration

Lifecycles entered manually in IT Components linked to Technopedia and not having active lifecycle in the Technopedia catalogue, will be removed next day automatically by the integration.

The option is to select the next version of the IT Component which contains lifecycle in Technopedia.

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Technopedia Integration


“Most companies are much better at introducing new technology than retiring it. 67% of CIOs indicate their technology risk management as ineffective". The LeanIX Technopedia integration helps companies to address the Technology Risk Management Use Case far more efficient.

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