There is a significant gap between how manufacturing companies value specific aspects of their project execution and how they judge their performance. Better education in project management methodologies and standalone software tools alone will limit a company’s ability to perform at its highest level. A study by Engineering.com found that a web-based Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution is the best way for a company to fully achieve its best practices.
This white paper shares how a PLM solution with embedded project management can uniquely provide:
• Full alignment between projects and the product portfolio
• Coordination of a project’s schedule, resources and scope
• Automatic real-time status updates of project tasks
• Mitigation of project risks based upon real-time assessment of product development
Benefit from the unique value provided by PLM systems with embedded project management.
You can succeed in your digital transfomation and deliver applications and services faster, better, and safely.
How? With Enterprise Agile Delivery. Enterprise Agile Delivery brings a wealth of benefits to organizations and can be adopted by any Agile hybrid framework: SAFe, LESS, Nexus as well as Agile/lean frameworks like Scrum and Kanban.
Yet to achieve Eneterprise Agile Delivery, enterprises need an easy to use modern ALM tool for quick and successful onboarding. Download this white paper to understand how the right solution will help you:
› Strategiaclly align feature releases and backlogs with your overall business strategy
› Identify and prioritize dev and test activities with visibility into project waves and portfolios
› Make data-based decisons for safe releases with real-time insights and multidimensional views into delivery risks
› Sync business, dev, QA and release teams around shared objectives with automated coordination and communication
As you move forward with your cloud initiative, it's critical to develop an effective resiliency management program so that your business remains protected in your new environment. This white paper discusses the key elements that make up a successful cloud-based strategy and examines the critical business areas and functions you'll need to assess.
In this white paper, learn how Oracle customers have transformed their finance operations and achieved significant reductions in close times and increases in manager productivity with Oracle’s Cloud based finance and accounting applications.
This white paper, based on the Process Excellence Network and K2 webinar, “5 Ways to Transform Business Processes to Optimize Agility,” by Rob Speck, Vice President of Services at K2, focuses on:
What drives business process innovation
What causes organizations to adopt platforms that support process innovation
Examples of organizations that have done this and their return on investment (ROI) as a result
Download this white paper to discover the 5 key components to transforming your business processes.
Why read this paper?
If you have been involved in or are looking to start building workflow-based apps in SharePoint and want to be aware of the challenges and find solutions, this paper will help you.
Download this whitepaper to learn five issues that are most relevant to leaders of faith-based hospitals and health-care systems and examples of how faith-based institutions around the country are already tackling them in innovative ways.
** White Paper Published By: Forrester Research, Inc. **
According to the July 2015 Forrester Research, Inc. report entitled "Brief: Oracle Commerce Gets the Cloud Treatment," nearly 73% of online retailers have already or plan to make a full or partial shift to using SaaS-based commerce technologies within two years.
The broad shift from on-premises to cloud deployments has begun, and spending on cloud business analytics will grow five times faster than similar on-premises solutions. Read the white paper to learn some of drivers and the roadblocks of cloud-based business analytics solution deployments, and the offerings from SAP in this market.
To determine the status of Analytics and Business Intelligence in the Cloud, Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) embarked on an end-user research study to look at the current state of cloud-based analytics. Read the white paper to discover panelists’ insights on cloud-based analytics, business intelligence strategies, and implementation practices.
Electronic health records are changing the face of patient record-keeping. No longer are doctors’ offices repositories for large, bulky, paper-based patient files—those have been replaced by computer-based files accessible to authorized people simply by logging on to the office’s network.
"Uncover the Business Impact of Managing Risky Web Content
Download this white paper to learn:
How to safely manage ""uncategorized"" websites when sites are unknown to the secure web gateway (SWG) policies, which are largely based on website categories, such as news, entertainment, weather, social media, etc.
The cost implications of securing web content, including staffing, clean-up and risk mitigation
Isolation - a new technique for malware prevention to maintain end user & IT staff productivity
Administrators can either be lenient in allowing access to uncategorized sites, increasing malware risk, or deny access and deprive employees of necessary information. There are hidden costs to both approaches.
This paper explores the merits of agile integration architecture--a container-based, decentralized, and microservices-aligned approach for integration solutions that meets the demands of agility, scalability, and resilience required by digital transformation.
Lessons from the field on managing data science projects and portfolios
The ability to manage, scale, and accelerate an entire data science discipline increasingly separates successful organizations from those falling victim to hype and disillusionment.
Data science managers have the most important and least understood job of the 21st century.
This paper demystifies and elevates the current state of data science management. It identifies best practices to address common struggles around stakeholder alignment, the pace of model delivery, and the measurement of impact.
There are seven chapters and 25 pages of insights based on 4+ years of working with leaders in data science such as Allstate, Bayer, and Moody’s Analytics:
Introduction: Where we are today and where we came from
Goals: What are the measures of a high-performing data science organization?
Challenges: The symptoms leading to the dark art myth of data science
Diagnosis: The true root-causes behind the dark art m
This white paper, based on the Process Excellence Network’s, “5 Ways to Transform Business Processes to Optimize Agility,” by Rob Speck, Vice President of Services at K2, focuses on what causes and drives process innovation, includes examples of organizations that have done this, and analyzes their return on investment (ROI).
There comes a time in a company’s growth when applications that used to work well can no longer keep up with complexities of scale.
This white paper describes 3 warning signs that indicate your disconnected financial applications are holding you back. Also, learn how migrating to a unified cloud solution can improve financial forecasts, enable you to act on more accurate information, increase productivity, and more.
Don’t make this mistake.
In this eBook, we explain the three warning signs you must watch out for if you want to know when it’s time to move your important customer and financial information to the cloud. Then we’ll show you exactly what managing your most important information with a cloud-based accounting solution means for you and your business.
Download it today.
This whitepaper will provide you with a better understanding of why more users are working outside of the traditional offices, why that is a challenge for it departments and why cloud-based management is ideal for mobile workers.
This paper describes key security aspects of developing and operating digital, cloud-based remote monitoring platforms that keep data private and infrastructure systems secure from attackers. This knowledge of how these platforms should be developed and deployed is helpful when evaluating the merits of remote monitoring vendors and their solutions.
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