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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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Requirements Management Redefined
sponsored by Jama Software
WHITE PAPER: Requirements management is critical to the success of a project but can be a pain to fully implement. Read this paper to find out what is really required to be successful at requirements management and how requirements management is being redefined to provide a faster, easier, more collaborative way to ensure project success.
Posted: 08 Dec 2009 | Published: 08 Dec 2009

Jama Software

Project Management & Business Skills Training Catalog
sponsored by Global Knowledge
BOOK: Throughout the following pages, you can read about our approach, solutions, methodology, and courses - the sum of our vast resources - all designed to promote your pursuit of superior personal and business performance through rapid skills development.
Posted: 08 Dec 2009 | Published: 08 Dec 2009

Global Knowledge

7 Essential Tips to Ensure Success with RM
sponsored by Jama Software
WHITE PAPER: A company’s overall success largely relies on the software team’s success. Organizations that embrace this concept experience less frustration, fewer errors, and faster planning and development cycles. Read this guide to learn about seven essential tips to help you be more successful with requirements management and software development.
Posted: 08 Dec 2009 | Published: 18 Aug 2011

Jama Software

Lean ITSM Methods in Lean Times
sponsored by SearchCIO.com
EBOOK: As IT shops continue to look for ways to cut costs, increase efficiency and improve service, many turn to IT Service Management frameworks for guidance. Learn how to adopt or advance your use of ITSM practices to streamline IT and build an efficient, service-oriented organization.
Posted: 20 Nov 2009 | Published: 20 Nov 2009

SearchCIO.com

E-Book: PPM: From Efficiency To Alignment
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EBOOK: Following project and portfolio management methodologies can help you keep a handle on costs and pursue the projects with the greatest value to the business. Here's how.
Posted: 18 Nov 2009 | Published: 18 Nov 2009

CA Technologies.

Rational Build Forge Demo Series
sponsored by IBM
SOFTWARE DEMO: Access IBM Rational Build Forge demos to see how it can be used to create a software assembly line to automate and accelerate software delivery. Learn how Rational Build Forge can help development teams automate repetitive tasks, uncover development bottlenecks, determine trends for specific projects and manage compliance mandates.
Posted: 04 Nov 2009 | Premiered: 15 Oct 2008

IBM

Getting Requirements Right: Avoiding the Top 10 Traps
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents 10 common and devastating mistakes that project teams make in defining and managing requirements. More importantly, it discusses how to avoid these traps so you can get your requirements right and develop the right product on time and within budget.
Posted: 04 Nov 2009 | Published: 30 Oct 2009

IBM

Managing Project and Portfolio Risk in the Oil and Gas Industry During an Economic Downturn
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Project portfolio management solutions, such as those from Oracle, enable project leaders to successfully manage risk, even in this volatile climate. They also enable companies to identify the best strategies for pursuing existing projects and to identify the most-promising future projects for investment.
Posted: 09 Oct 2009 | Published: 01 Mar 2009

Oracle Corporation

Change Management Best Practices for the Engineering and Construction Industry
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The purpose of this white paper is to highlight best practices of identifying and managing changes that might occur on a construction project, and provide a process to effectively manage changes on construction projects.
Posted: 08 Oct 2009 | Published: 01 Apr 2009

Oracle Corporation

The Capital Delivery Revolution and Technology: Connecting Capital Planning, Construction, and Everything in Between
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper recognizes three principal solution areas in the capital project delivery lifecycle: project design, project execution, and organizational governance. In particular, it addresses the area of project execution and the means available today to drive successful project delivery on a consistent basis.
Posted: 08 Oct 2009 | Published: 01 Jan 2009

Oracle Corporation

Information Connect: Program Management in the Public Interest - Primavera Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Solutions
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Oracle's Primavera enterprise project portfolio management solutions help organizations effectively and efficiently invest their funds for the good of the public.
Posted: 08 Oct 2009 | Published: 08 Oct 2009

Oracle Corporation

Dell Deployment Design and Implementation
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Microsoft Windows 7
DATA SHEET: The Dell Project and Program Management approach enables the alignment of all elements of a client deployment. This standardized and easy-to-understand framework can be tailored as necessary to complement and integrate with existing customer processes.
Posted: 07 Oct 2009 | Published: 07 Oct 2009

Dell, Inc. and Microsoft Windows 7

CIO Decisions Ezine: Vol. 8 - The Portfolio Approach
sponsored by CIO Decisions
EZINE: Is your present mix of short and long-term projects putting you on a path to success? Read CIO Decisions Ezine on The Portfolio Approach and gain insight into successful PPM and IT project governance strategies. Access this CIO Decisions Ezine and subscribe instantly.
Posted: 29 Sep 2009 | Published: 29 Sep 2009

CIO Decisions

Business Case Development Best Practices for Data Center and IT Projects: Speed Up Your Project Approval and Start with Confidence
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: How do companies create winning business cases to justify key data center and IT initiatives and speed-up the budget approval process? Read this paper for tips and best practices for how to succeed in the budget approval process and business case development.
Posted: 28 Sep 2009 | Published: 25 Jun 2009

HP & Intel®

eGuide: Agile Development
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: This eGuide provides insight on requirements gathering during the agile process, how to manage upcoming agile projects and how to assimilate current development practices with the new agile methodology.
Posted: 18 Sep 2009 | Published: 18 Sep 2009

IBM

Presentation Transcript: Governance in Project Portfolio Management
sponsored by AtTask
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This is a transcript of a presentation by Brian Turner, Chief Service Delivery Officer at Point consulting firm. He discusses how to keep governance relevant and effective in today’s tough times, what factors drive effective governance structures and what strategies make those governance structures in your organization more effective.
Posted: 15 Sep 2009 | Published: 15 Sep 2009

AtTask

Removing the Barriers to IT Governance: How On-Demand Software Changes the Game
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: IT governance has a well-deserved reputation for being extremely complicated, expensive, and time-consuming. But today’s CEOs and governing boards expect accountability, strategic alignment, cost saving, and contributions to overall growth from IT departments, all of which can be facilitated by IT governance.
Posted: 03 Sep 2009 | Published: 01 Sep 2009

Innotas

Solutions Provider Improves Productivity with Flexible Implementation Methodology
sponsored by Microsoft
CASE STUDY: Stanley Stuart Yoffee & Hendrix, Inc. (SSYH), a Microsoft® Gold Certified Partner based in Florida, implements software solutions utilizing the Microsoft family of products. With large-scale projects across varied industries, the company turned to the Microsoft Dynamics™ Sure Step Methodology to help communicate with customers...
Posted: 25 Aug 2009 | Published: 29 Jun 2007

Microsoft

Earned Value Lite: Making Earned Value Management Work for Every Project
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how the implementation of 10 fundamental steps can help your organization reap the rewards of EVM and give you the visibility you need to complete your projects on time and within budget.
Posted: 10 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 May 2009

Oracle Corporation

Creating and managing value-driven product portfolios
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The product portfolio decisions you make today will determine whether your company is relevant tomorrow. To increase the chances of marketing a successful product, organizations must deliver products and services to the consumers they value the most, and they must provide those deliverables when their consumers want them. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 24 Jul 2009 | Published: 23 Jun 2009

IBM

The Agile Checklist
sponsored by VersionOne Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper presents a set of agile meeting and facilitation checklists that offer an easy framework to help guide software development teams through the various agile cycles. Read on to learn about the Agile Development Rhythms and start using the checklists presented herein to help get through the various agile cycles.
Posted: 24 Jul 2009 | Published: 24 Jul 2009

VersionOne Inc.

Finding Gold with Analytics: 5 Key Metrics for Successful Software Development
sponsored by CollabNet
WEBCAST: Join us for a live demonstration of 5 key metrics you can use to answer many of the biggest, meatiest issues that confront development teams, and learn practical approaches for increasing efficiency and software quality in your development projects.
Posted: 10 Jul 2009 | Premiered: Jul 22, 2009, 13:00 EDT (17:00 GMT)

CollabNet

E-Guide: Which Virtualization Management Tool Is Right For Your Organization?
sponsored by Dell and VMware
EGUIDE: In this informative Pocket Guide, brought to you by SearchServerVirtualization.com, Dell and VMware, learn more about the virtual management tools on the market and their functionality. Discover which product capabilities organizations should consider when evaluating virtual infrastructure management technologies.
Posted: 22 Jun 2009 | Published: 22 Jun 2009

Dell and VMware

E-Guide: Planning and Deploying Server Virtualization
sponsored by Dell and VMware
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: 22 Jun 2009 | Published: 22 Jun 2009

Dell and VMware

An Integrated Approach to Requirements and Quality Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, we'll outline the many benefits of an integrated approach to requirements and quality management, as well as offer best practices for effective requirements-driven testing.
Posted: 22 Jun 2009 | Published: 22 Jun 2009

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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