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DEFINITION: The critical path method (CPM) is a step-by-step technique for process planning that defines critical and non-critical tasks with the goal of preventing time-frame problems and process bottlenecks. The CPM is ideally suited to projects consisting of numerous activities that interact in a complex manner.In applying the CPM, there are several steps that can be summarized as follows:Define the required  … 
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Debunking Myths About Learning
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VIDEO: When it comes to workplace training, how can you separate fact from fiction and actually deliver value? Discover some of the most common lies about training and learn how to evaluate new training technologies to optimize the efficacy of your educational strategy.
Posted: 19 May 2016 | Premiered: 27 Aug 2015

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BPM 101: What Is Business Performance Management and What Are the Benefits?
sponsored by SearchCRM
WEBCAST: This webcast will show you how to quantify BPM ROI and build the business case. It will also look at ways to leverage your existing systems to produce BPM benefits.
Posted: 20 Nov 2005 | Premiered: May 4, 2005

SearchCRM

Why Customers Resist Modernizing Their B2B Platform
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: In this webcast, learn the common reasons organizations resist upgrading their B2B platform and find out the steps you can take to modernize your B2B platform.
Posted: 16 Oct 2015 | Premiered: May 1, 2015

IBM

Applying Business Analytics Webinar Series - Got Bad Data? Part 2
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WEBCAST: Tune in to this Webinar to find out how data quality can improve business performance. You’ll learn how to improve key data areas by performing data quality profiling and data collection through closed-loop monitoring, and how to address data quality as a process to derive value and drive continuous improvement.
Posted: 09 Apr 2010 | Premiered: Apr 9, 2010

SAS

Testimonial: Publishing Company Goes Digital, Leverages Analytics
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: This brief video discusses how John Wiley & Sons handled the transition from traditional publishing to the digital frontier, and how they stayed on top of their data analytics from day one. Watch now to see their business hurdles, and how they overcame them.
Posted: 27 Oct 2015 | Premiered: 27 Oct 2015

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SAP NetWeaver BPM and PI Customer E-Book
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
VIDEO: This collection of videos provides critical insight into the process success of many leaders within their specific industries. Watch now to learn about the tools and strategies they used and how you can use these same strategies for success in your own organization.
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 | Premiered: 01 Aug 2011

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Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g - New Features Overview
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PODCAST: In this podcast, you'll hear from Matt Bedin, Director for BI Product Management for Oracle, about the many new features and enhancements in Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g (OBIEE 11g) that will excite both end-users and IT managers.
Posted: 23 Mar 2011 | Premiered: Mar 23, 2011

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Strategies for Driving Operational Efficiency and Reducing Costs
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
PODCAST: Find out how Jeremy Gill, CIO, Michael Baker Corporation, is using technology to optimize processes while delivering cost savings and superior customer service.
Posted: 16 Mar 2011 | Premiered: Mar 16, 2011

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Trends in Business Analytics
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: In his presentation "Trends in Business Analytics", Colin White (Founder, BI Research) will explore the impact that trends such as analytic RDBMSes, Hadoop and MapReduce, the NoSQL movement, smarter and real-time analytics, and self-service business intelligence will have on businesses.
Posted: 02 Sep 2011 | Premiered: 02 Sep 2011

IBM

Actuate Rich Information Applications Platform Tour
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SOFTWARE DEMO: Discover how Actuate enables organizations to make interactions and service a better, more convenient experience for their customers.
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Actuate
 
 
CPM DEFINITION (continued): …  tasks and put them down in an ordered (sequenced) list.Create a flowchart or other diagram showing each task in relation to the others.Identify the critical and non-critical relationships (paths) among tasks.Determine the expected completion or execution time for each task.Locate or devise alternatives (backups) for the most critical paths.The CPM was developed in the 1950s by DuPont, and was first used in missile-defense construction projects. Since that time, the CPM has been adapted to other fields including hardware and software product research and development. Various computer programs are … 
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