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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 Management Reports
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Project Management is Twisted and Tangled and Broken
sponsored by Workfront
EGUIDE: Read this humorous executive brief in order to learn the solutions to three 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

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

Master the Lifecycle of Work to Eliminate Project Pandemonium
sponsored by Workfront
WHITE PAPER: This white paper considers the lifecycle of work - a 7 step methodology to bolster project success and task management. Read on to see how your project teams can finally focus on the bigger picture and not just the tasks at hand.
Posted: 29 Jan 2015 | Published: 29 Jan 2015

Workfront

How DevOps Bolsters Enterprise Success in the Application Economy
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Access this in-depth white paper now to find out about DevOps, the results IT managers are seeing, and if it is the right solution for your business.
Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Published: 12 Dec 2014

CA Technologies.

Simplifying Complex IT Environments with Unified IT Monitoring
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now to find out how one suite of systems can help teams focus resources on the essentials of development.
Posted: 11 Dec 2014 | Published: 11 Dec 2014

CA Technologies.

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.

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

Do Requirements Have a Home In Agile Methodologies?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This featured white paper analyzes the need for requirements management in the Agile world, and how these tactics do (and do not) fit within today's project management methods.
Posted: 05 Jan 2015 | Published: 05 Jan 2015

IBM

A Pragmatic Guide to Getting Started with DevOps
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: View this informative resource to help make the decision if DevOps is right for you. Learn how to identify a dysfunctional relationship between development and operations -- with seven key warning signs -- and discover the value that DevOps could bring to your situation.
Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Published: 12 Dec 2014

CA Technologies.

Computer Weekly – 16 December 2014: MPs give Post Office the cold shoulder
sponsored by Intel Corporation
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly we revisit subpostmaster grievances with the Post Office's IT. Despite years of allegations that the Horizon transaction processing system was at fault for many accounting shortfalls, the Post Office unrelentingly defended it. Read the issue now.
Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Published: 12 Dec 2014

Intel Corporation

DevOps: Enterprise Organizations’ Newest Best Practice
sponsored by CA Technologies.
RESOURCE: Access this brief inforgraphic to find out essential statistics about the advantages of DevOps, and what types of results companies are already experiencing by implementing a methodology like this.
Posted: 11 Dec 2014 | Published: 11 Dec 2014

CA Technologies.
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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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