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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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EIU Report: Preemptive Action: Mitigating Project Portfolio Risks in the Financial Services Industry
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This research report explains how to ensure long-term viability in the financial services industry by depending on your ability to invest wisely in projects, meet regulatory targets and avoid the costly and public failures that brought down so many other organizations in the financial services industry.
Posted: 31 Jan 2011 | Published: 31 Jan 2011

Oracle Corporation

E-Book: Key Trends in Business Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: In this handbook for project managers, get advice and insight for making your BI project run smoothly. Find out more about the best practices that can make or break a project – and hear more from experts and experienced practitioners with real world experience. Both business and IT professionals can benefit from this information.
Posted: 27 Dec 2010 | Published: 27 Dec 2010

IBM

Preemptive Action: Mitigating Project Portfolio Risks in the Financial Services Industry
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WEBCAST: In this webcast, discover key findings from The Economist Intelligence Unit's new research paper, “Mitigating the Impact of Project Failure in the Financial Services Industry.”
Posted: 21 Dec 2010 | Premiered: Feb 23, 2011, 11:00 EST (16:00 GMT)

Oracle Corporation

E-Book: Unlocking the value in SAP Solution Manager
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
EBOOK: In this e-book, readers will learn how to uncover the value in Solution Manager, and use the tool not only to benefit IT operations, but help advance business goals as well.
Posted: 17 Dec 2010 | Published: 17 Dec 2010

Cisco Systems, Inc.

11 Habits for Highly Successful BPM Programs: Proven Steps for Getting Started with Process Improvement
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper for an outline of the steps an organization needs to take to achieve enterprise-wide business process management success.
Posted: 15 Dec 2010 | Published: 15 Dec 2010

IBM

IBM Rational Focal Point
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: IBM Rational® Focal Point™ software is a comprehensive portfolio management solution that helps you prioritize and select the right investments, balance change with business demands, and align resources to deliver the right capabilities at the right time.
Posted: 13 Dec 2010 | Published: 13 Dec 2010

IBM

SoftwarePlanner QA Planner beta
sponsored by SmartBear Software
TRIAL SOFTWARE: IT Problem: Manage your manual test library, track your progress and analyze test results.
Posted: 02 Dec 2010 | Premiered: 02 Dec 2010

SmartBear Software

IBM Information On Demand Virtual 2010
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Curious about IBM Information On Demand (IOD) Global Conference 2010 in Las Vegas? Explore the best of the conference, virtually. Learn how to deliver trusted information for greater insight and smarter decisions, and align information and related projects to business goals.
Posted: 22 Nov 2010 | Premiered: Dec 15, 2010, 13:00 EST (18:00 GMT)

IBM

Four Key Strategies for Enabling Innovation in the Age of Smart
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Smart products have changed the way manufacturers approach developing complex products. Product innovation has evolved over the past few years, innovation is now dependent on software. Get the top four ways your organization can use an integrated product management process to thrive on a smarter planet in this informative paper.
Posted: 02 Nov 2010 | Published: 04 Oct 2010

IBM

E-Book: Project Management Tips for Successful ERP Implementations
sponsored by IQMS
EBOOK: ERP implementation projects require the complex coordination of people, process, and technology. If one part is mismanaged, the entire implementation can go off track. Project management can make or break ERP implementations. This e-book explains the tools and best practices that can keep an ERP implementation on time, in scope, and under budget.
Posted: 27 Oct 2010 | Published: 27 Oct 2010

IQMS

ERP vs. Project Based Solutions - Which is Right for you?
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Project-based business practices are now being embraced and applied to a far greater spectrum of business ranging from manufacturing to service industries. Read on to learn the trends driving this change, what it means for industrial companies, and how PBS, a new type of ERP, can allow executives to intelligently navigate these uncertain waters.
Posted: 25 Oct 2010 | Published: 22 Oct 2010

IFS

Issue Tracking in an Agile Development Environment
sponsored by CollabNet
WHITE PAPER: The term "issue tracking software" is often associated with bug trackers. Yet in software development, the definition of an "issue" is much broader. As more organizations embrace Agile methods for development, they’re turning to agile project management tools to help manage the many issues that arise during the course of a software release cycle.
Posted: 05 Oct 2010 | Published: 04 Oct 2010

CollabNet

Case Study QuickView: IBM Research Doubles Its Productivity with Cloud Computing
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to see how the solution has improved productivity and utilization of resources and helped consolidate individual labs’ capital budgets into a single centralized budget.
Posted: 22 Sep 2010 | Published: 26 Mar 2009

IBM

The Review Center Playbook: A how-to guide to using the Review Center within Contour
sponsored by Jama Software
WHITE PAPER: Review Center is a module within Contour that provides a fast and agile way to collaborate on requirements. It enables teams to discuss, review and approve requirements with stakeholders and customers in real-time. It can also cut requirements approval cycles from weeks to days. This playbook provides a step-by-step guide on how to use it.
Posted: 21 Sep 2010 | Published: 21 Sep 2010

Jama Software

Program and Project Management Services: Trusted Advisors and Proven Leadership for your SAP® Solutions
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores SAP Project Management Services. Read on to learn how comprehensive project management services from SAP Consulting reduce total cost of ownership, accelerate time to value, and unleash the full potential of SAP investments, whether you’re introducing or upgrading SAP software or rolling out new functionality.
Posted: 20 Sep 2010 | Published: 20 Sep 2010

SAP America, Inc.

How Salesforce.com Transformed its Business to Agile
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WEBCAST: Join this webcast to discover how cloud computing leader Salesforce.com transformed their software development process to Agile. Come and hear from expert Steve Greene, who led Salesforce.com’s transformation to Agile.
Posted: 13 Sep 2010 | Premiered: Sep 21, 2010, 11:00 EDT (15:00 GMT)

CA Technologies.

Project Management for the Modern Age
sponsored by Citrix Online UK
EBOOK: This e-book will show you how to implement virtual collaboration tools throughout the life cycle of a project to leverage the benefits of collaboration and partnership.
Posted: 07 Sep 2010 | Published: 07 Sep 2010

Citrix Online UK

JIRA 4.1.2
sponsored by Atlassian
SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD: IT Problem: JIRA provides issue tracking and project tracking for software development teams to improve code quality and the speed of development. Combining a clean interface for organising issues with customisable workflows, JIRA is the perfect fit for your team.
Posted: 25 Aug 2010 | Premiered: 25 Aug 2010

Atlassian

Making Your Portal and Mashup Decision: Advantage IBM
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: If your organization is considering deploying a new portal or migrating from one solution to another, IBM can help you make an educated and benefits-focused decision. This evaluation guide takes a scenario-based approach to help you navigate the portal decision criteria based on your current business priorities.
Posted: 17 Aug 2010 | Published: 14 Apr 2010

IBM

Rational Team Concert Evaluation Guide
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how this software can aid in starting new projects and adding and transitioning team members quickly, thereby increasing your ability to respond to changes in your business as well as marketplace demands.
Posted: 04 Aug 2010 | Published: 29 Dec 2009

IBM

Embedding Analytics into Processes
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: In their latest book, Thomas Davenport, Jeanne Harris and Robert Morison show how companies apply analytics in their daily operations. We see examples of analytics at work within core processes in a variety of business areas. Read this white paper to learn how embedding analytics into your organization's processes can help you.
Posted: 30 Jul 2010 | Published: 30 Jul 2010

SAS

E-Guide: Planning and Deploying Server Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Microsoft and AMD
EGUIDE: In this Pocket Guide, brought to you by SearchServerVirtualization.com, Dell and VMware, discover the central tasks in the assessment and planning stages of a virtualization project.
Posted: 21 Jul 2010 | Published: 22 Jun 2009

Dell, Microsoft and AMD

HP and CollabNet: Collaborating for Quality
sponsored by CollabNet
WHITE PAPER: Working together, HP and CollabNet offer a true end-to-end ALM solution. This paper describes the integration that offers efficiency improvements leading to higher quality software delivered at increased velocity. Enterprise-wide, stakeholders can stay in their specialized environments and still take advantage of improved processes.
Posted: 14 Jul 2010 | Published: 13 Jul 2010

CollabNet

E-Guide: Enhancing IT Performance at Growing Companies with More Effective Project Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: Read this e-guide for information on how to increase project management effectiveness and to learn what high-end PPM software has to offer.
Posted: 17 Jun 2010 | Published: 09 Jun 2010

CA Technologies.

IBM Rational Team Concert ROI Calculator
sponsored by IBM
ASSESSMENT TOOL: Check out this tool for an estimation of the return associated with implementing our collaborative software delivery solution.
Posted: 16 Jun 2010 | Published: 16 Jun 2010

IBM
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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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