IM1: Develop a high-level definition of investment opportunity.
IM2: Develop an initial program concept business case.
IM3: Develop a clear understanding of candidate programs.
IM4: Perform alternatives analysis.
IM5: Develop a program plan.
IM6: Develop a benefits realization plan.
IM7: Identify full lifecycle costs and benefits.
IM8: Develop a detailed program business case.
IM9: Assign clear accountability and ownership.
IM10: Initiate, plan and launch the program.
IM11: Manage the program.
IM12: Manage/track benefits.
IM13: Update the business case.
IM14: Monitor and report on program performance.
IM15: Retire the program.