Agile Infrastructure Transformation and TBM

Leading Agile

Questions of how does Agile apply to infrastructure and what does TBM have to do with Agile were in my mind. Agile in Infrastructure. Where Agile for Infrastructure and TBM Align. Agile for Infrastructure and TBM align several ways.

Managing the Performance of Red Hat Virtual Infrastructures

Brad Egeland

​ While virtualization offers many benefits, it also makes performance management harder than before. Often this is attributable to the fact that in a virtualized environment it can become much harder to pinpoint the underlying cause of a performance issue and the owners of each service layer in your IT organization may actually ‘see’ their area of oversight as performing as expected.

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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). The potentiality is billions in savings with no loss of operational quality—in fact, there can be an increase in infrastructural efficiency and output. Utilizing Big Data and infrastructural management software is key

Opportunity knocking. Telecom Infrastructure Provider Outlook

Sitetracker

Including results from hundreds of survey participants from around the world, the 2020 Outlook reflects up to the minute sentiment of the telecom infrastructure industry. Telecom Infrastructure Provider Outlook appeared first on Sitetracker.

Living With Technical Debt: Balancing Quality and Perfection

Speaker: Cliff Gilley, The Clever PM

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. 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. We have to accept that nobody gets away without some technical debt. And of course, the longer you take to deal with your technical debt, the more difficult it becomes to address fully. Feeling frustrated? Fortunately, we can take a step back, gain clarity, and see how the decisions we make impact our technical debt. Then, we can make decisions about how we want to balance technical debt with other priorities. Are we willing to live with some level of technical debt in order to ship product and meet deadlines? Can we mitigate technical debt to get to an MVP faster?

Sitetracker opens the first-of-its-kind telecom infrastructure survey

Sitetracker

The post Sitetracker opens the first-of-its-kind telecom infrastructure survey appeared first on Sitetracker.

Sitetracker invests in the success of people deploying critical infrastructure around the world

Sitetracker

The post Sitetracker invests in the success of people deploying critical infrastructure around the world appeared first on Sitetracker. Originally posted on PR Newswire.

Sitetracker hires critical infrastructure industry heavyweight as SVP of Product Management

Sitetracker

The post Sitetracker hires critical infrastructure industry heavyweight as SVP of Product Management appeared first on Sitetracker.

How to extract more value from your infrastructure CAPEX projects post-crisis?

PM Times

Written by: Jon Wiley Leaders have always dealt with the critical challenge of delivering CAPEX projects on time and to budget

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

Brad Egeland

Your organization is thinking of implementing a project management infrastructure. Till 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.

What is a Disaster Recovery Plan? | Video

Online PM Courses

What if a disruptive event meant you don't have access to your critical technology infrastructure or data? You need a Disaster Recovery Plan. The post What is a Disaster Recovery Plan? Video appeared first on OnlinePMCourses. Project Management: What is.

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2022 Trends in Industrial Cybersecurity

Brad Egeland

It’s a dangerous time for critical infrastructure companies that are consistently outmatched by sophisticated and well-funded attackers. Boards at critical infrastructure industry providers see the brand and cost impacts of these events and are pushing forward the need for an information security leader with strong decision-making authority. It’s time for critical infrastructure providers and cybersecurity pros to recognize that the current methods aren’t working.

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OnePlan is the Product of the Month for Helping Clients Connect their Strategy to Execution

Brad Egeland

The OnePlan solution supports the needs of three core audiences: Business Leaders - define business objectives and how to measure their achievement IT Leaders - capture and manage core infrastructure and its alignment with strategy and execution Execution Leaders - alignment of initiatives to strategy and architecture, prioritization of portfolio investments, the capture of resource requirements, along with budget management at the project, program/product, and portfolio level.

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Budget 2020: What Does it Mean for the PM Domain?

Arras People

640bn Promised for Britain’s infrastructure. Infrastructure projects across the UK will get a total of £640bn in Government spending over the next five years, the Budget has set out.

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Project Management: Agile and Waterfall Explained

International Institute for Learning

It is very common in construction, infrastructure, and government programs. . By Karim Radwin , CAIA, PMP. Since the Agile Manifesto was written in 2001 by a group of software practitioners, Agile approaches have been taking over the project management scene at a steady pace.

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Mastering the (new) Agile Coaching Mindset for the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR)

International Institute for Learning

Like you, I’ve been following the discussions on the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) for some time now. For the uninitiated, the 4th Industrial Revolution (or Industry 4.0)

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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. ITIL: Information Technology Infrastructure Library covers the best practices used to develop and execute IT service management for a company. So ITIL is Information Technology Infrastructure Library.

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Sitetracker and Carahsoft Partner to Manage Deployment of Critical Infrastructure for Government Agencies

Sitetracker

Sitetracker’s Project, Asset and Work Management Platform Available to Public Sector and Reseller Partners through Carahsoft SEWP, NASPO and NCPA Contracts Palo Alto, CA and Reston, VA — November 14, 2019 — Sitetracker, the global standard for managing high volume critical infrastructure projects, and Carahsoft Technology Corp., The post Sitetracker and Carahsoft Partner to Manage Deployment of Critical Infrastructure for Government Agencies appeared first on Sitetracker.

Symptoms of an Ineffective PMO

Brad Egeland

Is your PM infrastructure doing all it needs to do to promote maximum project success in the organization and for your project customers?

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SQUAN’s partnership with Sitetracker fuels planned expansions in Smart Cities

Sitetracker

Originally posted on Businesswire The Sitetracker Platform will empower SQUAN’s decision making with accurate and reliable data PALO ALTO, Calif.,

Project Documentation: 10 Essential Project Documents

ProjectManager.com

This includes making sure the infrastructure is in place to access the documentation online and that the folder structure and hierarchy is easy and intuitive to understand. Again, the biggest help here is going to be the document repository infrastructure you have in place.

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Top 11 Cities for Project Management

Rebel’s Guide to PM

That’s promising, and could well be as a result of the increasing investment in infrastructure projects. With the average project manager salary coming in at US$101,381 that’s a lot of money being spent on securing top talent for the multitude of infrastructure projects happening in the city.

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The influence of efficient projects, skilled project managers and quality reporting on Digital Transformation

PM Times

Skycomms partners with Sitetracker to deliver exceptional turnkey service provider experience

Sitetracker

Why Is My PMO Ineffective?

Brad Egeland

Is your PM infrastructure doing all it needs to do to promote maximum project success in the organization and for your project customers? When we build a PM infrastructure or project office, the intent is usually to create project stability, ongoing successes and career growth for the project managers involved. In order for a project management infrastructure to ultimately realize any degree of success, it must have support and buy-in from the top of the organization down.

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5 Ways to Create a Cybersecurity Focused Culture in the Organization

Brad Egeland

The importance of privacy and security cannot be overstated in an age where so much of our business infrastructure relies on technology. Unfortunately, it’s also this reliance that makes our infrastructure the perfect target for malicious actors.

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Are You Getting a Strategic Advantage from Your PMO?

Brad Egeland

Scalability and where the corporation is going in the future is certainly something that must be considered in how you run projects, manage the entire PM infrastructure and the skilled resources working in it. Summary / call for input The bottom line is this – the project office doesn't have to be part of your PM infrastructure. Project management offices can be good and bad – it all depends on how they are put together, how they are utilized, and how they are supported.

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The Disciplined Agile Mindset

International Institute for Learning

For example, investing in enterprise architecture, in reusable infrastructure, and in sharing innovations across our organization offer the potential to improve consistency, quality, reliability, and reduce cost over the long term. The Disciplined Agile Mindset.

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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? Indicates required field #1 - How many project managers (approximately) are there in your PMO or PM infrastructure total? * #2 - How many (approximately) are PMP certified? * #3 - Who is leading your PMO or PM infrastructure? Let's have a little fun and do a new survey. This time I'd like to look at two things.

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Evie Networks Selects Sitetracker for Rapid Push Towards Nationwide EV Charging Network

Sitetracker

Originally posted via Business Wire PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS

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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?

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Is Your CEO Important to Your PMO?

Brad Egeland

Your project management infrastructure needs credibility, visibility and… as much as humanly possible… company-wide acceptance. Involve C-level leadership in the PM infrastructure planning. Having your C-level leadership involved – at least to some degree – in the planning of the PMO or PM infrastructure builds ownership and accountability… and expectations. Involve C-level leadership in the PMO or PM infrastructure rollout. Your CEO.

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The Disciplined Agile Mindset

International Institute for Learning

For example, investing in enterprise architecture, reusable infrastructure, and sharing innovations across our organization offer the potential to improve consistency, quality, reliability, and reduce cost over the long term. The Disciplined Agile Mindset.

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What Is Advanced Manufacturing? A Quick Guide

ProjectManager.com

Therefore, traditional manufacturing requires infrastructure space and advanced manufacturing is more focused on IT and digital infrastructure. For as long as there has been manufacturing, people have been working to increase efficiency.

Four Project Management Trends for 2022

Brad Egeland

Trends happen, ideas and methodologies change a bit, and companies work to build PM infrastructures that manage projects better and have better tools at their disposal. Every year even the perceived static world of project management changes somewhat. Even sometimes for the better.

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The Oncoming Russian Cyberattacks on the US and How to Prepare

Brad Egeland

The biggest indirect hacking examples in the past have targeted key infrastructure points such as the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack in May 2021, which affected everything from gas prices to flights. "In The Department of Homeland Security, the agency tasked with the domestic response to the invasion in Ukraine, has set up a page on the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency's website specifically warning of cyber-attacks emanating from Russia.

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The Disciplined Agile Mindset

International Institute for Learning

For example, investing in enterprise architecture, in reusable infrastructure, and in sharing innovations across our organization offer the potential to improve consistency, quality, reliability, and reduce cost over the long term.

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10 Tips to Help You Write Great User Stories

Agilemania

Product Infrastructure: Product Infrastructure Stories assist requested functional stories. This may be inclusive of new or revamped infrastructure. . Team Infrastructure: Team Infrastructure stories help the team and their capability to deliver working software.

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Gate Reviews: What Project Managers Need To Know

Rebel’s Guide to PM

Gate reviews, or stage reviews are part of the PRINCE2® process, and also part of the Infrastructure and Projects Authority’s Project Roadmap in the Governance module.

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Emerging Trends & Challenges in Information Technology

ProjectManager.com

The typical IT department is primarily responsible for three areas: IT governance, IT operations and hardware and infrastructure. Information technology (IT) is the backbone of the modern enterprise.