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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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UC&C Technology Adoption Leads to Increased Business Value
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WHITE PAPER: This Technology Adoption Profile synthesizes the latest research on the adoption of modern unified communications and collaboration technologies and the value that it provides to companies.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Cisco

Top Ten IT Skills for 2014
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WHITE PAPER: This brief resource lists the top ten IT skills and technologies that are going to be in demand in 2014. The IT world changes quickly, and understanding these skills and technologies will help IT professionals remain relevant.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 21 Mar 2014

Global Knowledge

The Six Critical Skills for Leading Complex Federal Projects
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WHITE PAPER: Managing a project within a government entity can be difficult with the sheer magnitude of the red tape involved. There are, however, several steps that you can take as a project manager to get ahead of the curve and anticipate previously unforeseen risks and issues with your project team.
Posted: 19 Mar 2014 | Published: 19 Mar 2014

Global Knowledge

Big Digital Leadership
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This paper by digital strategist Ade McCormack, offers CIOs advice on turning digital technology trends into a business advantage.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

The psychology of IT projects: Why they fail
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BOOK: Mark Seneschall, an experienced IT projects professional, explains why IT projects so often prove so challenging, why they are so prone to failure in this book extract.
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Case Study: How John Lewis Conquered the Web
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BOOK: Bill Goodwin tells the inside story of John Lewis £40m website redevelopment project, assesses the technical and business challenges faced and its impact on the business.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

The Transformational CIO
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WHITE PAPER: This ebook presents CIOs and IT executives with a modern approach to becoming change agents and drive innovation within their organizations
Posted: 27 Feb 2014 | Published: 27 Feb 2014

Innotas

Inspiring disruption: Tech Trends 2014
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This in depth study from Deloitte assesses the top 10 business technology trends in 2014 ranging from the role of the CIO to the impact pf wearable technology.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 26 Feb 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Is traditional project and portfolio management dead?
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RESOURCE: Prioritizing your organizational initiatives to analyze and manage your current and future IT projects can be a daunting task, especially without relevant PPM processes in place. Complete this short survey to gain access to expert advice, case studies and tips in our expert guide, Is traditional project and portfolio management dead?
Posted: 19 Feb 2014 | Published: 19 Feb 2014

TechTarget

Executing Your Strategy 6: Transition
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This is the final part of a six part guide which explains the key steps of the Strategic Execution Framework, developed by the Stanford Advanced Management Programme.
Posted: 10 Feb 2014 | Published: 10 Feb 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

CW500: Future gazing to 2014
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PRESENTATION: In this presentation, given to Computer Weekly's 500 Club for IT leaders, Adrian Drury talks about the business trends IT leaders need to look out for in 2014.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Published: 07 Feb 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Executing Your Strategy 5: Engagement
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This is the fifth of a six part guide which explains the key steps of the Strategic Execution Framework, developed by the Stanford Advanced Management Programme.
Posted: 04 Feb 2014 | Published: 04 Feb 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

The Four Elements of EIGRP
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WHITE PAPER: EIGRP has been used successfully for many years by enterprises of all sizes, using mostly Cisco devices. It converges as fast as any other internal gateway protocol and provides features that facilitate design, implementation, and troubleshooting. Download this resource to learn more.
Posted: 24 Jan 2014 | Published: 21 Feb 2014

Global Knowledge

Executing your strategy 4: Synthesis
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This is the fourth of six part guide which explains the key steps of the Strategic Execution Framework, developed by the Stanford Advanced Management Programme.
Posted: 17 Jan 2014 | Published: 17 Jan 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Top 10 Project Management Trends For 2014
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: There is growing unease with the status quo of current project management practices, this report from ESI International reveals
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 07 Jan 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Governance of IT, an executive guide to ISO/IEC 38500
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BOOK: This extract from the book: Governance of IT, an executive guide to ISO/IEC 38500, tells you the key things you need to consider before you start a project implementation.
Posted: 19 Dec 2013 | Published: 19 Dec 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Orange is the New Black
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WHITE PAPER: There's a reason those little boxes on your spreadsheets are called "cells."  In an age of over-crowded budgets and global competition, businesses need their IT organizations to do more than complete projects on time, on budget and with the required functionality. IT must become a true business partner.
Posted: 11 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Innotas

Executing your strategy 3: Vision
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This is the third of a six part guide explains the key steps of the Strategic Execution Framework, developed to help organisations stay focused on innovation, increase performance, manage change and scale the business.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Survival Guide to Going Agile
sponsored by Rally Software
WHITE PAPER: This Guide provides tips for using Agile approaches to plan, manage, and deliver high-value work. You'll learn more about the differences between traditional project management and Agile, find the Agile role that's best for you, understand the dynamics of Agile teamwork, and get started on the transition to becoming an Agile practitioner.
Posted: 14 Nov 2013 | Published: 14 Nov 2013

Rally Software

Agile Business eBook Excerpt - Agile Steering
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WHITE PAPER: Download this excerpt to build flexible and transparent processes allowing for frequent change in response to shifting conditions. It'll also help you understand the very real cost associated with not adopting a dynamic set of practices.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Rally Software

The Magic Quadrant for Integrated IT Portfolio Analysis
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ANALYST REPORT: Integrated IT portfolio analysis (IIPA) can help your organization bridge the gap between formulating IT strategies and the physical changes made in order to implement those strategies. While choosing an IIPA vendor can be a complicated process, this Gartner Magic Quadrant report is here to help.
Posted: 19 Dec 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

Innotas

Sidestep the Landmines of BPM Projects
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: When it comes to business process management (BPM), Tina Nunno, Gartner vice president and distinguished analyst says, "The very nature of change triggers a political minefield." Organizational politics plays a significant role in BPM, where projects may fail if they hit internal challenges, hurdles, or opposition.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

IBM

Agile in the enterprise - Meet the requirement for transparency and visibility
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: To foster innovation and accelerate release, organizations are moving to Agile development practices -- but much of this work still happens in isolation. True business agility requires collaboration of various Agile teams across the entire organization.
Posted: 20 Nov 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Project Portfolio Management in the Public Sector: Benefits, Challenges, Best Practices and Gotchas
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: As federal government programs have dramatically increased in number and complexity, more agencies have turned to project portfolio management (PPM). This helpful white paper provides an overview of the key things federal agency officials need to know about PPM, as well as best practices to follow and pitfalls to avoid with PPM implementation.
Posted: 13 Nov 2013 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Oracle Corporation

CA Clarity Playbook Demo
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WEBCAST: All companies realize that aligning IT investments and resources to business goals is critical to a well-defined business strategy. In this brief webcast, watch a demo of a project portfolio management (PPM) tool that enables you to successfully connect IT strategy to business outcomes.
Posted: 11 Nov 2013 | Premiered: Nov 11, 2013

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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