Necessary Big Data Management Best Practices For Optimal Infrastructure

Brad Egeland

Use The Tools Available Two things primarily facilitate Big Data: cloud computing—which provides a variety of infrastructurally enhancing applications —and the Internet of Things (IoT). Utilizing Big Data and infrastructural management software is key

Thinking of Creating a PM Infrastructure?

Brad Egeland

Is your organization thinking of implementing a project management infrastructure. Maybe you a small company on the rise and up until now you’ve gotten by on managing “projects” on the fly…grabbing some info off the internet to help those who have been forced into managing these one-off and mainly internal projects succeed…or at least not fail miserably.

How to Create a? Project Management Infrastructure from the Ground Up

Brad Egeland

Your organization is thinking of implementing a project management infrastructure.

How to Become an IT Project Manager

ProjectManager.com

Technical understanding including hardware, software, network, infrastructure, security, etc. IT PM: Project management training that deals with technology, such as infrastructure, hardware, software, networks, etc. So ITIL is Information Technology Infrastructure Library.

2018 375

Living With Technical Debt: Balancing Quality and Perfection

Speaker: Cliff Gilley, The Clever PM

Unexpected details pop up, as small as UX that needs clean-up, and as big as a previously unforeseen flaw in the infrastructure of a project. As a Product Manager, you probably have to deal with technical debt. Regularly. Whether you like it or not - because it can’t be avoided.

Survey - How Certified is Your PMO and How Effective is the PMO Leadership?

Brad Egeland

1) How certified is your PMO or PM infrastructure? How Certified and is Your PMO or PM Infrastructure and How Effective is the Leadership? Let's have a little fun and do a new survey. This time I'd like to look at two things.

Traditional vs Cloud Security

Brad Egeland

Therefore, it is crucial for organizations to have systems built on infrastructure that is not only secure but also cost-effective and scalable. To address the increasingly complex requirements for data transmission, storage, and analysis, organizations should consider cloud infrastructure.

2019 91

8 challenges affecting software project management

Moira Alexander

New in-house software development and implementations, infrastructure related projects, enhancements or upgrades, and the increasing development of web-based solutions and mobile apps are a constant within the software industry. Managing projects of all sizes and levels of complexities is part of business, regardless of what vertical industry you’re talking about. Software development is no different.

2016 253

Increase market share and gain new business by embracing change in the era of network densification

Sitetracker

Billions of dollars are being invested in mobile network infrastructure to keep up with capacity and speed demands. Now more than ever, delivering infrastructure projects requires a more modern and efficient approach. There has been a shift in the telecom industry. Everyone is talking about the race to 5G, but are we taking it’s effect seriously? These investments include fiber installation, traditional tower builds, and small cell deployment.

Are you ready for remote project management?

Moira Alexander

The business model and infrastructure. When it comes to the business model and infrastructure, consider at the very least, the following questions: Will the existing business model and infrastructure fully support remote project management in ways that make sense, currently and into the future? Do the existing infrastructure and technologies offer the needed capabilities for remote connectivity?

2016 329

3 steps to improve operational efficiency for 5G project management

Sitetracker

5G will be comprised of many, many infrastructure components, including fronthaul fiber, small cells, and towers. There’s a better way to do 5G project management. By the end of this post, you will have three more tools you can use to improve operational efficiency when managing 5G projects.

2019 77

Project managers, here’s what your managers want to know that you’re not telling them.

Sitetracker

If you’re a project manager in a critical infrastructure industry like telecommunications or utilities you know firsthand that you could be managing hundreds of complex projects at once and your boss wants to know about all of them, right now.

2019 78

EV charging stations: why we need more and how to deploy them

Sitetracker

California leads the way, investing in EV infrastructure In 2017, California Governor Jerry Brown signed an executive order which set the goal of five million electric vehicles on the state’s … Continue reading.

Will a Project Management Certification Help Your Career?

LiquidPlanner

Let’s say you’re well-qualified in your technical skills—be it Java, programming languages, infrastructure, networks or system administration.

?Do You Need a Project Management Office (PMO)?

Brad Egeland

Some project management infrastructures just aren’t at the maturity level to really make use of a PMO. ​ I realize not everyone and every organization needs a Project Management Office (PMO).

2016 115

5 tips telecom industry leader Victoria Lamberth, CRO and Co-Founder of ZenFi Networks wants you to know

Sitetracker

ZenFi Networks is an innovative, locally-owned and operated communications infrastructure company focused on enabling fiber optic network, distributed colocation and wireless siting solutions in the New York and New Jersey metro region. As the area’s most experienced communications infrastructure builders, ZenFi Networks has an unparalleled reputation for efficiently architecting, delivering, and expanding fiber optic networks, distributed colocation, and wireless … Continue reading.

How to Make a Disaster Recovery Plan

ProjectManager.com

It enables the recovery and continuation of critical technology, infrastructure and systems. It enables the recovery or continuation of critical technology, infrastructure, and systems.

2019 321

Project Initiation: How to Start Your Project Off Right

ProjectManager.com

It houses the communications infrastructure and whatever tech is needed for the project. The first thing to do is figure out where the project office should be, and then make sure that the infrastructure there is properly set up with the right project management office tools and equipment.

Chief Project Officer - Should This be a Real Thing?

Brad Egeland

What about this… what about a central figure leading the project management infrastructure in an organization. PMO Directors. Are they game changers? Great leaders? Powerful enough to get the job done? Are they taken seriously by senior management? It’s certainly not a new concept. Making that central figure a C-level officer in the company…now that’s a new concept. At least I’ve not seen it happen or even be proposed anywhere. Read the full article.

The Battle Between Process and Progress

Girl's Guide to PM

i.e. aeroplane component design, or changes to core banking infrastructure. Sara is delivering a 3-month project to upgrade some core banking infrastructure. This is a contribution by Chris Hammond from smartitpm.com. Chris Hammond. As Project Managers, we’re all familiar with process.

Real World Absolutes For Business Analysts On Tech Projects

Brad Egeland

It can be a catalyst for cohesion within a PM infrastructure or project management office (PMO). Let me be the first to say that Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is great. ​ It can help you get hired, move up in your profession, and show dedication to your chosen career path. It can give everyone a common language to use.

2019 102

Cancelling Projects - It's Not the Right Project

Project Health Check

Potentially a number of Projects would then be initiated to build the new physical infrastructure (buildings, roads), train additional staff, provision IT and canteen facilities etc. In part 1 of this article series, we accepted that Projects sometimes need to be cancelled.

2017 218

Romain Tower partners with Sitetracker to scale their quickly growing business

Sitetracker

Sitetracker, the project and asset management standard for innovative infrastructure owners and operators like Verizon, Nokia, Alphabet, and Panasonic, is proud to announce their partnership with Romain Tower to help the company scale their business as demand from their large carrier customers grows. Originally posted via PR Newswire.

5 Steps to Making Your Project Meetings Effective

LiquidPlanner

In the past eight months of my life directing a large infrastructure program, I spend on average 70% of my time in meetings. “As a leader, you must consistently drive effective communication.

2018 558

Utility leaders improve reliability metrics with Sitetracker performance management, powerful dashboards, and reporting

Sitetracker

Today at the DistribuTECH conference in New Orleans, Sitetracker, the global standard for managing high-volume critical infrastructure projects, shared powerful performance management capabilities that transform how utility companies of all sizes can increase reliability and safety performance.

2019 55

Cancelling Projects: How?

Project Health Check

Salvage : Any useful outputs of the Project should be salvaged for potential reuse immediately or at some stage in the future, be it physical infrastructure (desk spaces, computer etc) or project outputs (computer code or physical products).

2017 193

t3 Broadband and Sitetracker partner to grow business through increased ability to collaborate

Sitetracker

Sitetracker, the project and asset management standard for innovative infrastructure operators and vendors such as Verizon and Nokia, is proud to announce their partnership with telecommunications solutions integrator, t3 Broadband, to help grow their business through increased collaboration as project volume accelerates. Originally posted via PR Newswire.

2019 52

4 Step Guide to Simplifing your Portfolio Definition Process

Keyedin

Infrastructure. The portfolio definition process is where you define the terms, scope, catergorization and scoring of your portfolio and gain agreement on your basic portfolio model. Here a 4 steps that will help you simplify this process.

2019 52

3 Arguments for a Project Management Office (PMO)?

Brad Egeland

​I believe it is wise that every organization – especially those that are more technical in nature – have a project management infrastructure.

2016 111

Quality Assurance and Testing: A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

This is done through controls, job management, process, performance, knowledge, skills and experience, integrity, confidence and infrastructure. A project isn’t successful just because it has been completed on time and within budget.

2018 361

Are we marketing the right metrics?

Kiron Bondale

ISPs are under pressure to scale their infrastructure to support greater speeds at lower costs, but the side effect of this “arms race” might be reliability. Recently, I’ve been experiencing frequent brief loss of Internet connectivity issues at home.

2018 156

Issue Log - Template for Prince2 and Agile

Techno-PM

The protocol failed due to the fact that the new environment wasn’t set up by the infrastructure team. The DM team raised the problem to the project manager (Howard Foster), and requested his assistance in prioritizing this task with the infrastructure team. What is an Issue Log?

Elements Of A Successful Data-Driven Marketing Strategy

Brad Egeland

While infrastructural enhancements like this are worth pursuing, some of the most successful data-collecting solutions come in the area of marketing. Additional Information Considerations Infrastructure was touched on earlier.

Our Project Management Isn't Working

Brad Egeland

And do you need fresh eyes to look at your PM infrastructure and check processes for leaks and needed fixes? Believe it or not I get told this or asked about this nearly every week. I frequently hear from organizations - some very large organizations right down to new startups - who are throwing up their arms and saying it's just not working! Don't worry, it can be working and it will work. It's fixable. Nearly everything is fixable.

Working for Yourself – Project Management Contractor or Consultant?

Arras People

The second is about setting up the business infrastructure to support you, so that’s things like accounting, sales and marketing. I’ve come to a point in my career that I think it’s time to try working for myself. Any advice for making the transition?

Elements Of A Successful Data-Driven Marketing Strategy

Brad Egeland

While infrastructural enhancements like this are worth pursuing, some of the most successful data-collecting solutions come in the area of marketing. Additional Information Considerations Infrastructure was touched on earlier.

What Is Cloud Storage, and How Are Innovative Companies Using It?

ProjectManager.com

Through cloud infrastructure, they were able to meet this demand. Everybody’s head is in the cloud nowadays. The phrase has shifted its meaning, however. Where it once implied daydreaming, now it is the realm of innovative businesses and forward-thinking leaders.

PPM Benefits for the Project Management Office

Arras People

One key role player in that scenario is the project management office (PMO) for many larger and more established organizations and project management infrastructures.

2018 222

What Can 2018 Tell Us About the Services Industry in 2019?

MavenLink

Beyond these plans, the biggest challenge seen with current technology infrastructures was manual work required to compile data between disconnected systems. The services industry saw many changes and trends across 2018 – some expected and others surprising.

2019 83

Risk Assessment for Information Security

Brad Egeland

Solution accelerators help with communications, collaboration, and infrastructure management. Because data security has become a top concern for most businesses, the primary debate is now focused on which techniques are best for achieving your ultimate goal.

2019 116