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ALSO CALLED: Enterprise Project Management, IT Project Management
DEFINITION: Project management is a methodical approach to planning and guiding project processes from start to finish. According to the Project Management Institute, the processes are guided through five stages: initiation, planning, executing, controlling, and closing. Project management can be applied to almost any type of project and is widely used to control the complex processes of software development projects.  … 
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Project and Portfolio Management for the Innovative Enterprise
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper demonstrates how the right PPM solution can provide your organization with the insights necessary to enable collaboration, optimizing time-to value and return on investment by aligning your portfolio of innovation initiatives with business strategy, while balancing cost, resources and risk.
Posted: 23 Aug 2012 | Published: 23 Aug 2012

CA Technologies.

Nimble employers turn to agile project management
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: In spirit, both traditional and agile project delivery embody similar principles and practices that aim to deliver measurable results
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 25 Nov 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

CW+: The state of IT project management in the UK
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: Project management performance is improving but the environment is increasingly challenging. This final report from the ComputerWeekly Project/Programme Management Survey details the state of the art and offers insights and recommendations for greater project success.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 12 Oct 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

Customer Experience for Commerce: Oracle Commerce Solutions
sponsored by DocuSign, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource explores the factors influencing the changing commerce landscape, including the impact mobility and social networking are having on the customer experience, and outlines technology tools from Oracle designed to help you optimize your customer experience management strategies.
Posted: 14 Sep 2012 | Published: 12 Dec 2012

DocuSign, Inc.

Virtual and Superior: How to Build Teams that Get Things Done
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights tips and best practices for CIOs looking for more effective ways to cut risk and create value in virtual environments through better teamwork.
Posted: 12 Sep 2012 | Published: 12 Sep 2012

Citrix

The Business Case for Project Portfolio Management
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to uncover how cloud-based portfolio project management (PPM) strategies are changing the way CIOs and IT teams are viewed by the business. Gain insight into PPM best practices and real world of examples of how PPM keeps you on time, budget, quota, and target.
Posted: 04 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Jun 2012

Innotas

BTS Consultant Thought Leadership Paper: Business Case for Value Realization Business Case for Value Realization During Implementation
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Find out more about value management and building value realization practices into every IT project. Discover how using value realization best practices during the lifecycle of your implementation can help you achieve greater value from your IT investments. Learn about the value of ASAP methodology and SAP offerings.
Posted: 17 May 2012 | Published: 31 Oct 2010

SAP America, Inc.

Building a Tangible ROI for Data Quality
sponsored by Harte-Hanks Trillium Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper covers common issues and recommendations on building a business case for data quality initiatives.
Posted: 13 Mar 2012 | Published: 13 Mar 2012

Harte-Hanks Trillium Software

The next big idea: integrating innovation and portfolio management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Organizations that can continually deliver innovative products and services often garner majority marketplace share, premium profit margins and an industry-leading status. This white paper focuses on controlling that innovation with a portfolio management solution that will support sourcing, prioritization, process support, and more.
Posted: 14 Nov 2011 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

IBM

Offshoring ETL Development in EPM projects
sponsored by Hexaware Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the benefits of off-shoring and the challenges that stand in the way of a successful outsourced project.
Posted: 01 Nov 2011 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Hexaware Technologies

CollabNet Success Story: Red Gate Software
sponsored by CollabNet
WHITE PAPER: In order to maximize the benefits of a Scrum framework, software development teams need the right tools. Read this case study to find out how Red Gate Software implemented Scrum tools that gave them a shared framework and vocabulary, and improved transparency.
Posted: 14 Oct 2011 | Published: 13 Oct 2011

CollabNet

Smarter responses to the marketplace with enterprise portfolio management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Ensure your organisation is able to align IT project decisions with financial, marketplace and business needs. Learn how portfolio management helps business and It leaders make informed, objective decisions via scenario, statistical and financial analyses.
Posted: 19 Sep 2011 | Published: 18 Sep 2011

IBM

Transforming IT into a Managed Service Provider
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Relentless competition drives the need to innovate. This white paper discusses how project and portfolio management brings greater control and insight into IT transformation initiatives, enabling CIOs to better determine how best to leverage new and existing technology platforms to deliver maximum business value.
Posted: 19 Aug 2011 | Published: 19 Aug 2011

CA Technologies.

The Formula for Project Success
sponsored by AtTask
WHITE PAPER: Project management approaches that address the needs of the entire organization enable greater efficiency and profitability. Inside this white paper, find out which 3 key drivers can help increase workforce engagement during your next project.
Posted: 12 Aug 2011 | Published: 12 Aug 2011

AtTask

Six Common Mistakes that Plague IT Projects and Three Keys to Avoid Them
sponsored by AtTask
WHITE PAPER: When it comes to IT projects, there are a number of common mistakes – and too often project managers avoid the problems that those mistakes create instead of facing them head on. Inside this white paper, learn about the 6 most common IT project mistakes and 3 ways to avoid them.
Posted: 12 Aug 2011 | Published: 12 Aug 2011

AtTask

How To Increase Productivity and Reduce Costs Across The Enterprise
sponsored by AtTask
WHITE PAPER: Although the current economic situation is improving, many organizations are opting to keep operational expenses on a tight leash, and some have decided to freeze hiring and re-evaluate project budgets. Learn how project management tools can help drive strategic planning and decision making for greater efficiency in your organization.
Posted: 12 Aug 2011 | Published: 12 Aug 2011

AtTask

How To Align Corporate Strategy with Project Execution
sponsored by AtTask
WHITE PAPER: The biggest challenge for IT leaders today is making sure that projects are aligned with the strategic and financial goals of their organizations. Learn why implementing a project and portfolio management (PPM) approach could help simplify your objectives. Gain insight on PPM topics such as allocating resources, capacity planning and more.
Posted: 12 Aug 2011 | Published: 12 Aug 2011

AtTask

The Real-World Benefits of SAP Safeguarding Services
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces professional safeguarding services which can provide technical support and advice for ensuring IT projects go as planned. Inside, gain access to the thoughts and opinions of real-world users of the service.
Posted: 29 Jul 2011 | Published: 29 Jul 2011

SAP America, Inc.

Business Case for Value Realization During ImplementationDelivering Projects on Time, on Budget, and on Value
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper makes the case for using value realization practices in conjunction with traditional project management.
Posted: 29 Jul 2011 | Published: 29 Jul 2011

SAP America, Inc.

SAP Custom Development: Helping Companies Address their Unique Business Requirements
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces a comprehensive tool set for managing custom software development. Read now to learn how these project management utilities can help reduce the risk and cost associated with custom development, while also powering solutions designed to support unique business needs.
Posted: 29 Jul 2011 | Published: 29 Jul 2011

SAP America, Inc.

Safeguard the Implementation of New Technology
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper now to learn about implementation services which work with your organizations to identify and minimize the risks of new technology implementations. Discover how this service can add significant value by ensure critical factors such as technical feasibility and performance requirements.
Posted: 28 Jul 2011 | Published: 28 Jul 2011

SAP America, Inc.

IT at the Speed of Business: Why Spreadsheets No Longer Cut it for Strategic Executives
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: In today’s competitive market, businesses need their IT departments to make the best use of limited budgets to meet the most critical business needs. Learn how project and portfolio management (PPM) can effectively align IT and business goals for long-term success.
Posted: 30 Jun 2011 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

Innotas

The Business Case for Project Portfolio Management
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: In order to better prioritize project planning, many organizations are turning to project and portfolio management (PPM). PPM can help your own business deliver projects on time, align IT and business goals and stay within a defined budget. Inside this whitepaper, learn more about the advantages of project visibility through the use of PPM.
Posted: 30 Jun 2011 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

Innotas

Five Tips for Improving the ROI of your Software Investments
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Five tips for improving the ROI of your software investments.
Posted: 22 Apr 2011 | Published: 22 Apr 2011

IBM

How to Increase Productivity and Reduce Costs Across the Enterprise
sponsored by AtTask
WHITE PAPER: Continuous improvement, improving processes and increasing efficiencies are important when the economy heads south. Although the current economic situation is improving, many organizations are opting to keep operational expenses on a tight leash. View this paper to learn how to Increase productivity and reduce costs across the enterprise.
Posted: 25 Feb 2011 | Published: 25 Feb 2011

AtTask
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PROJECT MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  The systems development life cycle (SDLC) is one example of a methodology for guiding the project management process from an initial feasibility study through maintenance of the completed application. Various SDLC approaches include the waterfall model, which was the original SDLC method; rapid application development (RAD); joint application development (JAD); the fountain model; the spiral model; build and fix; and synchronize-and-stabilize. A number of charting methods, such as the Gantt chart and PERT chart have been developed as tools to create a graphic representation of a project plan and … 
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