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ALSO CALLED: Change and Configuration Management, Change Management (Systems), Change Management Systems, Change Control Management
DEFINITION: 1) Change management is a systematic approach to dealing with change, both from the perspective of an organization and on the individual level. A somewhat ambiguous term, change management has at least three different aspects, including: adapting to change, controlling change, and effecting change. A proactive approach to dealing with change is at the core of all three aspects. For an organization,  … 
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What's Good for Security Is Good for Operations: Why Configuration Assessment Followed by Change Auditing Is Key to Operational Stability
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover why configuration assessment followed by change auditing is key for operational stability, and that gaining visibility into all change to IT systems is the first step toward employing best practices across the organization.
Posted: 29 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

Tripwire, Inc.

LogRhythm and NERC CIP Compliance
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: LogRhythm has extensive experience in helping organizations improve their overall security and compliance posture while reducing costs, it automatically performs the first level of log analysis and also ensures you to meet your reporting requirements.
Posted: 25 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

LogRhythm, Inc.

Best Practices for a Successful Upgrade Project
sponsored by HCL Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Upgrades help businesses to maintain a competitive edge in the market. Yet, upgrades pose their own set of challenges. This white paper lists the best practices that should be followed when upgrading to achieve maximum reliability.
Posted: 10 Jul 2008 | Published: 16 May 2008

HCL Technologies Ltd.

Being Agile in a Non-Agile World
sponsored by Ivar Jacobson Consulting
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how to implement agile thinking in the context of both defined engineering practices and an organizations' Software Development Lifecycle.
Posted: 01 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

Ivar Jacobson Consulting

Collaborative and Comprehensive: A Bold New Look for Global Sourcing
sponsored by Accenture
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores challenges and opportunities inherent in the global sourcing movement and provides at least five capabilities to be mastered if an organization is to achieve world-class status in the sourcing approaches and management techniques.
Posted: 26 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

Accenture

Good to Great: Transform IT through Service Lifecycle Management
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines service lifecycle management SLcM and the ITIL v3 principles on which it is based. It shows how SLcM provides the framework for organizations to optimize business outcomes and facilitates continual service improvement.
Posted: 18 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2008

Hewlett-Packard Company

Smart SOA: Best Practices for Agile Innovation and Optimization
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses SOA deployment best practices and lessons learned. Learn how to use SOA technology to better support agile business innovation and optimization.
Posted: 10 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Nov 2007

IBM

Improving Web Application Performance for Your End-Users: Creating a Better Customer Experience
sponsored by Gomez
WHITE PAPER: This report analyzes why data from the full range of Last Mile connections gives companies a strategic advantage in the hyper-competitive online marketplace.
Posted: 23 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Gomez

Simplifying Citrix XenApp -- Get the Insight you Need to Optimize Your Citrix Investment
sponsored by XTS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an analytical perspective on how to best manage your Citrix environment.
Posted: 10 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

XTS

Leading Energy Utility Company Increases Efficiency Through PeopleSoft Financials and HRMS Systems Upgrades
sponsored by Hexaware Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Explore the four phases of the lifecycle for the upgrade methodology of an on-site delivery model that provides upgrade services to enable one organization to achieve its business objects.
Posted: 10 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Hexaware Technologies

The Impact of Work Force Agility on Business
sponsored by SkillSoft Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the qualities of business agility, the challenges that restrain agility and how leadership, technology, business-critical information and other organizational aspects can improve an organization's agile ability.
Posted: 08 Apr 2008 | Published: 08 Apr 2008

SkillSoft Corporation

Creating a Project Management Office (PMO)
sponsored by SERENA Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Originally created to ensure good project management practices throughout an organization, the Project Management Office (PMO) has been expanded to a more strategic role and is widely viewed as the answer to better decisions and execution.
Posted: 26 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

SERENA Software, Inc.

System Recovery-Breaking through the Dissimilar Hardware Restore Challenge
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses how Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery Restore Anyware can dramatically change the way organizations perform a wide range of IT tasks, including bare-metal system recovery and restoration to dissimilar hardware.
Posted: 20 Mar 2008 | Published: 01 Dec 2007

Symantec Corporation

The Greening of Training: How Sustainability Is Reshaping Organizational Learning
sponsored by SkillSoft Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Green sustainability is becoming a highly visible part of the corporate strategy. Read this paper to learn how your organization can generate significant cost savings by integrating a green project into an overall change management initiative.
Posted: 21 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Dec 2007

SkillSoft Corporation

Migrating Millions to IP: A Mission Impossible? Not with a Migration Control Center
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the key business drivers for the creation and operation of the MCC, the critical functions of the MCC, and the basic principles for establishing an effective MCC organization.
Posted: 31 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Alcatel-Lucent

Beyond Disaster Recovery: Becoming a Resilient Business Organization
sponsored by IBM Software Group
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to combine several risk management strategies into a single integrated one, making your infrastructure able to respond to the threat of disaster.
Posted: 05 Dec 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

IBM Software Group

Case Studies with Intel vPro Processor Technology
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper for an analysis of early testing for Intel vPro processor technology in IT departments. See real-world examples of how Intel vPro technology improves security due to the hardware based capabilities not possible with software a...
Posted: 21 Nov 2007 | Published: 21 Nov 2007

Intel Corporation

The New CIO: Change Partner and Business Leader
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: While all CIOs understand the importance leveraging technology, most of the organizations they serve do not fully use technology to drive growth and innovation. Learn how to become more of a business leader and change partner in your organization.
Posted: 15 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 May 2007

IBM

The Changing Face of Network Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Automated network change and configuration management tools provide numerous benefits. Independent NCCM tools, however, are not enough on their own. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 06 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 Oct 2007

CA Technologies.

The New Language of Business: SOA and Web 2.0. Download a complimentary chapter
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Sandy Carter, Vice President of SOA and WebSphere Strategy, IBM Corporation, takes readers through a specific roadmap on how, where, when, and why to embrace a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) strategy in her new book.
Posted: 22 Oct 2007 | Published: 22 Oct 2007

IBM

Catbird V-Agent ™ : Real Security for the Virtual World
sponsored by Catbird Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Although virtualization is now officially mainstream, industry pundits are cautioning against a rush to virtualize without considering the security implications of doing so. What security practices will and won't work in this new world?
Posted: 19 Oct 2007 | Published: 08 Aug 2007

Catbird Networks, Inc.

Sustainable SOX Compliance Made Easy with Tango/04 Multiplatform, Real-time Solutions
sponsored by Tango/04 Computing Group
WHITE PAPER: Compliance requirements and electronic discovery demands are placing a burden on IT managers. This white paper explores tools and strategies available to help organizations fulfill these requirements.
Posted: 19 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

Tango/04 Computing Group

Defining a Governance Model for Portals
sponsored by Infosys Technologies Limited
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise portals involve governance issues that when ignored can lead to an unsuccessful implementation. Read this paper to learn about a holistic approach to defining and implementing an effective governance model for portals in your organization.
Posted: 17 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

Infosys Technologies Limited

Enterprise Change Management: Blending Technology with Best Practices to Improve IT Efficiency & Achieve Compliance
sponsored by SunView Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Effective change management is required to rapidly and successfully respond to new challenges. Get an in-depth explanation of the available technologies and best practice frameworks that exist to help organizations control change activities.
Posted: 04 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2007

SunView Software Inc.

Closing the IT Process Automation Gap
sponsored by Opalis Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Many organizations are in the midst of implementing ITIL. But are they putting the appropriate operational processes into place? Learn how automating operational processes with run book automation software can help organizations better benefit from ITIL.
Posted: 28 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Opalis Software, Inc.
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CHANGE MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  change management means defining and implementing procedures and/or technologies to deal with changes in the business environment and to profit from changing opportunities.Successful adaptation to change is as crucial within an organization as it is in the natural world. Just like plants and animals, organizations and the individuals in them inevitably encounter changing conditions that they are powerless to control. The more effectively you deal with change, the more likely you are to thrive. Adaptation might involve establishing a structured methodology for responding to changes in the business … 
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