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.

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

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Opportunity knocking. Telecom Infrastructure Provider Outlook

Sitetracker

The Outlook includes Growth in 2020: Promises and pitfalls Impacts from increased project volume The real cost of meetings and reporting COVID-19 industry insights Sitetracker, the global standard for managing high-volume infrastructure projects, is excited to announce the release of the highly anticipated 2020 Telecom Infrastructure Provider Outlook. Telecom Infrastructure Provider Outlook appeared first on Sitetracker.

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

Sitetracker

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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 hires critical infrastructure industry heavyweight as SVP of Product Management

Sitetracker

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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.

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.

2020 241

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 363

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

Sitetracker

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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?

2020 111

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.

The Disciplined Agile Mindset

International Institute of 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.

2020 83

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.

PMO 137

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 214

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.

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.

2016 391

PM Candidates: 5 Legitimate Questions to Ask Your Interviewer

Brad Egeland

One, is to ask a few pointed questions to get detailed information about the PM infrastructure. Finding out details about their project management infrastructure will help you frame your other questions as well as your responses to the interviewer questions.

2020 127

10 Places to Get Free Project Management Templates

Girl's Guide to PM

Infrastructure & Projects Authority assurance templates. The Infrastructure & Projects Authority (IPA) arranges and manages project assurance reviews for the UK governments’ complex and high risk projects. You’ve got responsibility for a project.

2019 407

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.

Cybersecurity Tip - Expectation Versus Reality in Cybersecurity

Brad Egeland

Reality : The technical infrastructure that’s so deeply embedded into our lives (hardware + software) has become so complicated that it’s impossible to avoid errors and security holes. Expectation no.

2020 99

Four Key Elements of a Viable PMO

Brad Egeland

Will it be able to make it through the growing pains to become a functional piece of the company infrastructure or will it fail like so many project management offices have in organizations both small and large? Your organization has a project management office or is planning to create one.

2020 153

7 Steps for Effective Problem Management in IT

ProjectManager.com

This is called problem management, which has been detailed into best practices within the services management framework ITIL, or the information technology infrastructure library. Information technology (IT) is a broad field that encompasses anything related to computer technology.

2020 246

Project Management Job Titles: Understanding the Types of Roles in Project Management

Girl's Guide to PM

They work on technical projects, which could be software, application, platform, infrastructure, security, or projects that bring together subject matter experts in all IT disciplines to deliver something.

2020 329

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.

6 Global Trends – What they mean for Project Leaders

Virtual Project Consulting

The PMI 2020 Signposts Report is a fascinating read for all project leaders about climate change, artificial intelligence, globalization, the infrastructure gap, cybersecurity and shifting demographics. pmot #leadership. Leadership Project Management PMI project leader Report

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 561

What Your C-Level Can Learn from Project Managers

Brad Egeland

The PM infrastructure is important to the project client. That’s why we need a project management infrastructure and the C-level leadership needs to understand that and support that. Even more reason why the project management infrastructure needs the support of the higher ups.

2020 99

5 Key Steps to Successful Project Management

Entry

Build the project infrastructure based on the problem that needs solving. Managing your first project can be daunting. To simplify things, here are five steps critical to the successful management of a project: Step 1: Initiate the Project by Defining the Scope.

2017 195

Top Project Management Conferences of 2020

ProjectManager.com

Keynote speaker is Nick Smallwood, CEO of the Infrastructure and Projects Authority and Head of Government’s Project Delivery Function. At the beginning of each year we all reflect on the past and make resolutions for the future. It’s not a bad practice, but why save it for once a year?

2020 280

Have you tried Gantter?

Girl's Guide to PM

Gantter also integrates with Smartapp.com for planning & scheduling infrastructure projects. A Gantt chart-based online PM software with a first-of-its-kind AI Recommendation Engine and complete Google integration. This is a guest article by Susan Kuruvilla at Gantter.

2020 240

The Digital Fluency Model

Henny Portman

Platform Strategy: exposing core business capabilities easily as consumable services, providing self-service access to data, evolutionary #architecture patterns and advanced delivery infrastructure. My quest continues and continues.

2020 64

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.

Half Agile Isn’t Real Transformation

Leading Agile

Tech Infrastructure != I’m including all IT resources “in front of” the API layer in the organization’s technical infrastructure. Dividing your transformation initiative along the seams of the technical infrastructure will often be a suboptimal approach.

2019 124

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

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 230

Best Program Management Tools for Managers

ProjectManager.com

Infrastructure: allocating resources of the program. Program management is different than project management in that when you’re a program manager you’re managing several related projects at once.

2019 326

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 Top UK Project Management Certifications in 2019

Arras People

ITIL – A Framework of Best Practice: Some may be surprised to see ITIL (IT Infrastructure Library) in a list of project management certifications but like its stable mate PRINCE2 as a framework, it offers a broad insight into service delivery.

2019 258