Apptio IT Planning | Best Practices

Join us to learn best practices and tips and tricks for using Apptio’s IT Planning tool more effectively to push your organization to the next level. Topics covered include:

  • custom layouts
  • bookmarks
  • use of Help File in troubleshooting data upload errors
  • dropdown menu selection vs free text fields
  • change history event log
  • unique identifiers
  • autofill functionality
  • plan naming conventions
  • cost object permissions
  • setting targets
  • staying on top of ITP’s new features and functionality releases
  • and more.


Nihat Dogan

Nihat Dogan
Apptio Consultant
Rego Consulting

Nihat has served local governments and utilities as a consultant for financial planning, capital funding, rate, and user fee development efforts for over 12 years. He has also dipped his toes into entrepreneurship and co-founded a SaaS company. Nihat has helped build financial planning and asset management software for small and mid-size utilities. Combining his financial and technical knowledge at Apptio, Nihat delivered IT Planning, Cost Transparency, and Bill of IT solutions for Apptio’s strategic (Fortune 100 / Global 1000) and enterprise customers.


Mitch Miller
Sr. Apptio Consultant
Rego Consulting

Mitch has been involved in software implementations for over nine years within different industries. He has worked closely with clients in all stages of implementing Apptio. Mitch collaborated with clients on gathering requirements, documenting solutions, and utilizing data relationships to create financial models for actuals, budget, and Bill of IT. He has extensive experience in FinOps and Cloud Cost Management.