In our previous article, “DevOps: Can we automate our way to Business and IT Alignment?” we discussed how agile software development has merged with IT operations to better align technology and business teams. Ultimately, the agile movement that spurred on the DevOps phenomenon is test-based, and requires developers to take on a greater role in … Continued
Cool Infographic from Binfire showing project management processes, task allocation, and collaboration amongst project superheroes.
How come some organizations appear to move at blistering pace, constantly releasing new software and services, outsmarting competitors, growing revenue, and delighting their customers? How come they seem to get IT right? Or are we asking the wrong question; could it be that moving at such pace enables them to get IT right? Perhaps moving … Continued
Einstein said “If I had an hour to solve a problem I’d spend 55 minutes thinking about the problem and 5 minutes thinking about solutions.” This is actually the core of the Design Thinking approach, an approach we think you will find valuable. In this article we explain how Design Thinking can help you deliver … Continued
Let’s face it – IT Projects have a bad reputation and an unenviable failure rate. It doesn’t have to be this way. Other industries do things better and in this article we uncover some of the principles for their greater project success rates. Specifically, we take a look at 7 of the strategies used in ‘Design Charrettes’ and how they could be applied in IT to great effect. If you’d like to improve your IT project success rate, read on.