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Ten Keys for Project Success
Any project represents significant effort in terms of justifying resource allocation and expense. Project failure may not only diminish or eliminate expected

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Software Test Tools

Tools exist to support software testing at all stages of a project. Some vendors offer an integrated suite that will support testing and development throughout a project's life, from gathering requirements to supporting the live system. Some vendors concentrate on a single part of that life cycle. The software test tools knowledge base provides functional criteria you might expect from a testing tool, the infrastructure that supports the tool, and an idea of the market position of the vendor.  

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Top 10 Reasons For Having A Project Kickoff - Part I


You are about to embark on an important project. Whether the project is software or hardware related, it is a good idea to hold a project kickoff meeting. Don't miss this excellent opportunity to get across important communications and establish the tone for the project. This article discusses the 10 objectives of a project kickoff meeting, how to achieve them, and templates for presenting them. In Part I, the first three reasons are discussed but you will be left on the edge of your seat in anticipation of Parts II and III.

project team formation  project team. 10. Introduce Project Team Making this the least important reason does not imply that the project team is not important. But let's face it; something has to be number 10. It is likely that, by the time of the kickoff meeting, everyone already knows who is on the project. This is not the primary purpose of the introduction. In the introduction process, preference should be given to clearly identifying the business process owners and functional experts. For example, these individuals would Read More

What's in a Name? or Enterprise Systems' Reincarnations (Part I)


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project team formation  in March 2006, for project-based engineer-to-order (ETO) manufacturers with up to $200 million in revenues; AXIS , a Consona business unit with the product AXIOM , a Consona industry solution acquired in January 2006, for metals, wire and cable manufacturers ranging from small businesses to Global 2000 corporations; and Relevant , a Consona business unit with the ERP product INFIMACS II (a.k.a. Relevant [ evaluate this product ]), a Consona industry solution for aerospace and defense [A&D] manufacturers Read More

TurtleSpice ERP! (Week 3)


The story so far: Mike Chelonia, TurtleSpice’s comptroller, has been tasked to select an ERP system by his CFO. Swamped by phone calls from software vendors and consultants, and facing pressure from his VP to short-circuit the selection process, Mike faces some tough choices. When we asked you what you would do in Mike’s shoes, you voted to pursue the creation of an ERP selection team.

project team formation  See notes toward Mike’s project team proposal ] The bottom line, as far as Mike can determine from his research : choosing the wrong ERP system could be a very, very expensive mistake—not only in terms of wasted financial resources, but also in terms of the ensuing organizational chaos. He writes: Analysis of any ERP system’s fit-to-purpose depends on a solid grasp of its capabilities with respect to our requirements. Likewise, to negotiate an ERP purchase contract from a position of strength, we Read More

Process PLM Vendor Sequencia Adds Portfolio Management


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project team formation  idea generation, through the project team (projects, collaboration), through design (R&D, collaboration), all the way to the plant floor. The power of PLM is in the integration of the business processes across the different levels. Giving greater visibility within management, we expect this to increase the acceptance of PLM in the Process Industries (see Process PLM series). Sequencia competitors Formation Systems ( www.formationsystems.com ) and SAP ( www.sap.com ) have not entered into the area of Read More

Project Failure-The Numbers, Why, and What It Means


IT projects fail regularly—considerably missing expectations, drastically overrunning budgets, significantly missing deadlines, and far too often having to be abandoned entirely. Research shows us that this is the rule, not the exception. Research also tells us why.

project team formation  types: Succeeded : The project is completed on time and on budget, with all features and functions as initially specified. Challenged : The project is completed and operational but over budget, over the time estimate, and offers fewer features and functions than originally specified. Impaired : The project is canceled at some point during the development cycle. To summarize, the Standish Group's research shows that being over budget is common. Delivering projects late is normal. Delivering less Read More

Oracle Fusion Human Capital Management-Work as a Team


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Lean Manufacturing Training: A Project Approach


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Project-oriented Software: Many Choices, Many Differences


Professional service organizations sell not just time, but knowledge. Thus, in addition to time and expense management, a business management software product must support a means for knowing how this knowledge is tracked, assigned, managed, and billed. But which product?

project team formation  but in most cases project complexity is the driving force. The key then is to select a product that matches the demands of the projects in which the firm is involved. While there are any number of products that support project costing and project management, we'll focus on four leading products. In the first of a two-part series we'll look at Deltek Vision , as well as Deltek FMS , recently acquired from Wind2 Software . In the second part of the series, User Recommendations for Project-oriented Software Read More

Smaller Vendors Can Still Provide Relevant Business Systems Part Three: Project Oriented Organizations


The unique business needs of project-oriented organizations, when addressed by large ERP vendors that offer general-purpose enterprise software, typically require heavy customization in order to work. On the other hand, when project-oriented organizations turn to small off-the-shelf project-management solutions, these solutions are soon outgrown by the user company.

project team formation  Business Systems Part Three: Project Oriented Organizations Smaller Vendors Can Still Provide Relevant Business Systems Part Three: Project Oriented Organizations P.J. Jakovljevic - January 26, 2005 Project Oriented Organizations Relevant Business Systems , ( http://www.relevant.com ), a privately-held San Ramon, CA-based provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions that helps mid-size and large aerospace and defense (A&D), engineer-to-order (ETO), contract manufacturing, maintenance repair Read More

Trends in Online Project Management


Construction companies often use a combination of outdated, paper-based, and software tools to manage their projects—which puts them at a severe disadvantage. Online project management, however, can provide you with a more efficient method to manage projects. Find out why these businesses are shifting to owner-centric solutions, and discover what main factors you should consider before implementing a web-based tool.

project team formation  in Online Project Management Construction companies often use a combination of outdated, paper-based, and software tools to manage their projects—which puts them at a severe disadvantage. Online project management, however, can provide you with a more efficient method to manage projects. Find out why these businesses are shifting to owner-centric solutions, and discover what main factors you should consider before implementing a web-based tool. Read More

xTuple and OrangeHRM Team Up


Often I get asked the question why people refer to an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system as a true “enterprise resource planning” solution if it doesn’t entail human resources management (HRM)—after all, every organization needs to manage its people, its products and services, and its finances. It seems that open source manufacturing and distribution ERP provider xTuple aims to offer true

project team formation  and OrangeHRM Team Up Often I get asked the question why people refer to an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system as a true “enterprise resource planning” solution if it doesn’t entail human resources management (HRM)—after all, every organization needs to manage its people, its products and services, and its finances. It seems that  open source manufacturing and distribution ERP provider xTuple aims to offer true ERP, having recently announced a new  technology integration Read More

Daptiv Project Portfolio Management Selected By Delta Dental


Daptiv has announced that Delta Dental of New Jersey (DDNJ) selected the Daptiv Project Portfolio Management (PPM) solution to help it improve efficiency and accuracy in managing primarily information technology (IT) projects. DDNJ is a New Jersey dental benefits company, providing or administering coverage to more than 1.5 million people through contracts with employers in New Jersey and

project team formation  Project Portfolio Management Selected By Delta Dental Daptiv has announced that Delta Dental of New Jersey (DDNJ) selected the Daptiv Project Portfolio Management (PPM) solution to help it improve efficiency and accuracy in managing primarily information technology (IT) projects. DDNJ is a New Jersey dental benefits company, providing or administering coverage to more than 1.5 million people through contracts with employers in New Jersey and Connecticut. The Daptiv software-as-a-service Read More

Project-oriented Software: Many Choices, Many Differences


Professional service organizations sell not just time, but knowledge. Thus, in addition to time and expense management, a business management software product must support a means for knowing how this knowledge is tracked, assigned, managed, and billed. But which product?

project team formation  but in most cases project complexity is the driving force. The key then is to select a product that matches the demands of the projects in which the firm is involved. While there are any number of products that support project costing and project management, we'll focus on four leading products. In the first of a two-part series we'll look at Deltek Vision , as well as Deltek FMS , recently acquired from Wind2 Software . In the second part of the series, User Recommendations for Project-oriented Software Read More

IT Project Management Tools: MS Project and Its Alternatives (Part 2)


In my last posting I wrote about the functions of project management. When I considered alternatives to MS Project, I started thinking about the functions of Project Portfolio Management (PPM) software and concluded that they were similar in many respects. • Design The project blueprint and design stage where are all Business Process Models are developed • Modeling

project team formation  participants, from CEOs, to project managers, to team members. Epicor Epicor for Service Enterprises 8.1 adds enhanced PPM, contingent workforce management, and advanced collaboration and customization capabilities, all enabling greater planning, performance, and execution. Primavera Primavera offers professional and new product development services. Its solutions include role-based dashboards, product-based forecasts, graphic trends reporting, and other customizable reporting. Users can establish Read More