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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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2015 Cloud PSA Evaluation Guide
sponsored by FinancialForce
RESOURCE: Learn how to properly evaluate PSA systems in this essential guide. Discover the role cloud technology plays in modern PSA's and what capabilities matter most when selecting a PSA system for your organization.
Posted: 27 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

FinancialForce

Spreadsheets or PSA? A Self-Assessment Guide to Your Professional Services Automation Decision
sponsored by FinancialForce
ASSESSMENT TOOL: Access this self-assessment tool to discover if your professional services organization is ready for automation. Discover how you can manage resources, plan and track projects, monitor project cost information, and more with this flexible scalable application.
Posted: 27 Apr 2015 | Published: 27 Apr 2015

FinancialForce

Computer Weekly – 28 April 2015: The National Trust's great IT renovation
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EBOOK: In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to the CIO of the National Trust, Sarah Flannigan, about her £40m IT strategy to transform one of the UK's favourite charities. We examine best practice in how to set up applications on Amazon Web Services. And we talk to a UK challenger bank about how technology will shake up the sector. Read the issue now.
Posted: 24 Apr 2015 | Published: 24 Apr 2015

ComputerWeekly.com

The Do's and Don't's to Deploying a Big Data Analytics Program
sponsored by Actuate
EGUIDE: Uncover 5 first steps to creating an effective big data analytics program from the experts in this e-guide. Learn from what not to do by exploring worst practices in big data analytics strategy, and build your success off of common mistakes.
Posted: 23 Apr 2015 | Published: 23 Apr 2015

Actuate

Building a Business Case for an Enterprise Work Management Solution
sponsored by Workfront
WHITE PAPER: Without the right work management solution, a business' projects, goals, and long-term success may be severely wounded. This white paper explains why sticking to the status quo or implementing a partial solution isn't just ineffective in solving work management issues—it's costing enterprises millions of dollars each year.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 22 Apr 2015

Workfront

Taking Your Recruitment System Global
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Many organizations want to take their recruiting systems global, but aren't sure how to go about it. This white paper provides fives steps to planning your global expansion project. Read on to get started by thinking through the project in a linear, interactive way to frame the tasks at hand and better understand your organization.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

PPM Software, Evolved: A Buyer's Guide for Today's Project Teams
sponsored by Workfront
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses the 5 failings inherent in many Project Portfolio Management (PPM) tools that you need to watch out for when selecting a solution for your business.
Posted: 21 Apr 2015 | Published: 21 Apr 2015

Workfront

Project Management is Twisted and Tangled and Broken
sponsored by Workfront
EGUIDE: Read this resource to learn how you can overcome 3 common problems facing IT project managers.
Posted: 20 Apr 2015 | Published: 20 Apr 2015

Workfront

The Big, Big Data Workbook
sponsored by Informatica
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Discover how your organization can better plan big data initiatives with this essential guide. Read now to get helpful tips and best practices for tackling next big data undertaking with confidence.
Posted: 20 Apr 2015 | Published: 20 Apr 2015

Informatica

When Agile and Waterfall Collide: A Project Manager's Guide to Combining 2 Disparate Methodologies
sponsored by Workfront
WHITE PAPER: Today's project managers are faced with a challenge: While most of their work follows a traditional Waterfall methodology, they're increasingly being asked to collaborate with Agile software development teams. This white paper dives into the differences between the two methodologies and provides a roadmap for combining them.
Posted: 17 Apr 2015 | Published: 17 Apr 2015

Workfront

Building a Business Case for an Enterprise Work Management Solution
sponsored by Workfront
WHITE PAPER: Without the right work management solution, a business' projects, goals, and long-term success may be severely wounded. This white paper explains why sticking to the status quo or implementing a partial solution isn't just ineffective in solving work management issues—it's costing enterprises millions of dollars each year.
Posted: 17 Apr 2015 | Published: 17 Apr 2015

Workfront

5 Top Reasons Why Project Managers Hate Their PM Tools
sponsored by Workfront
WHITE PAPER: While project management tools can be very powerful, they often fall short of helping you to be truly efficient. This information-packed resource lists the 5 most common reasons why project managers hate their PM tools, and explores what can be done to fix them.
Posted: 16 Apr 2015 | Published: 16 Apr 2015

Workfront

Solving the Big Data Intention-Deployment Gap
sponsored by BlueData Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover the top reasons that big data projects are not meeting expectations in this informative white paper. Uncover the role that big data infrastructure plays in big data analytics and learn how your organization can overcome these hurdles to get the results they need.
Posted: 09 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

BlueData Software, Inc.

Corporate Roadblocks to Agile Adoption and Evolution
sponsored by Catalyst IT
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the corporate roadblocks that impede the adoption and evolution of software development methodologies, particularly those within Agile frameworks.
Posted: 07 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Catalyst IT

A Closer Look at Best Project Management Practices for CIOs and IT Managers
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: Access this e-guide to examine some of the top project management tips from the experts at SearchCIO.com. Additionally, learn how one organization's IT executive prioritizes the project pipeline and outlines the role of IT for project management.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 23 Mar 2015

CA Technologies.

Suncorp Accelerates Project Delivery and Reduces Costs with CA Project and Portfolio Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how Sundcorp was able to replace its disparate management systems and manual processes through the implementation of agile project management methodologies.
Posted: 15 Mar 2015 | Published: 15 Mar 2015

CA Technologies.

Maintain Your Competitive Edge with CA Project and Portfolio Management SaaS
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Access this case study to learn how Qantas was able to adopt a more standardised and consistent approach to product management through the implementation of a project and portfolio management software as a service (SaaS) system, thereby improving reporting and efficiency.
Posted: 15 Mar 2015 | Published: 15 Mar 2015

CA Technologies.

Project Management Best Practices
sponsored by Jama Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll find tips from people who've already done their tours of duty in the project management trenches that will help you drive project success in an unpredictable world.
Posted: 06 Mar 2015 | Published: 06 Mar 2015

Jama Software

Should HANA Be a Part of Your Enterprise's Future?
sponsored by SearchSAP
EBOOK: With Business Suite 4 SAP HANA, SAP has underlined its commitment to its in-memory database.
Posted: 03 Mar 2015 | Published: 03 Mar 2015

SearchSAP

10 Best Practices for a Successful API Program
sponsored by Axway
WHITE PAPER: Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) are important in all of today's IT trends including cloud projects, software that interacts with sensors, contextual mobile applications, and getting big data into systems to be analyzed.Read this white paper for 10 best practices for a successful API program.
Posted: 19 Feb 2015 | Published: 19 Sep 2014

Axway

PPM Platforms: Powerful, Innovative, and Easy to Integrate
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper considers one PPM platform that promises to harness the capabilities you need to innovate more quickly and optimize your resource investments—without having to incur the time and effort of deploying and maintaining a PPM platform on premises.
Posted: 23 Feb 2015 | Published: 23 Feb 2015

CA Technologies.

40 Leaders, 40 Stories: PPM Experts Discuss Moving from Project Management to Project Leadership
sponsored by Workfront
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper combines interviews from 40 PPM leaders, providing diverse insight into their experiences successfully leading teams.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

Workfront

10 Problems Facing IT Teams and How to Solve Them
sponsored by Workfront
WHITE PAPER: To successfully create high quality services and products, IT managers must look to how their teams work to become more effective and efficient. This e-book explores 10 struggles facing IT teams and how to resolve them.
Posted: 04 Feb 2015 | Published: 04 Feb 2015

Workfront

9 Catastrophic Projects, And the Lessons They Teach
sponsored by AtTask
WHITE PAPER: This white paper considers 9 massive project failures, and analyzes where teams went wrong. Read on to see how mistakes, communication breakdowns, and destroyed budgets can obliterate your projects, and how you can avoid a similar fate.
Posted: 30 Jan 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

AtTask

Request and Task Management: Stop Wasting 45% of Your Day
sponsored by AtTask
WHITE PAPER: Accesst this featured white paper to find 3 common barriers to workplace productivity, and the essential solutions to resolving them. Read on to see how you can realign your project management methodology and increase productivity while reducing wasted time.
Posted: 29 Jan 2015 | Published: 29 Jan 2015

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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