• How To Use An Agile Development Approach When Working With An Outsourced WordPress Developer?

    How To Use An Agile Development Approach When Working With An Outsourced WordPress Developer?

    Are you hiring WordPress developers for your enterprise website? Well, there are various challenges associated with custom WordPress development projects, and often while working with outsourced developers, these problems become bigger. From maintaining the budget to the timely completion of the project to meeting the release dates to managing allocation of tasks, there are too
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  • Your DevOps Interview

    Your DevOps Interview

    If you are interested in moving into or progressing your DevOps career, the odds are you will need success at a job interview. Just because it’s a DevOps interview, doesn’t stop all the usual interview rules applying, things like: Do your research Know what the job actually is (you’d be amazed at how many candidates
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  • DevOps vs Agile or DevOps and Agile?

    DevOps vs Agile or DevOps and Agile?

    The difference between DevOps and Agile? What’s the difference between Agile and DevOps? This is a commonly heard question, and yet not a very useful one. It is not helpful to present it as DevOps vs Agile, as if these were competing companies, and a customer could only buy one of them. Instead, there is
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  • Value Streams Security, and Agile Software Delivery in a Unified Platform

    Value Streams Security, and Agile Software Delivery in a Unified Platform

    A lot of press releases in the tech industry are interesting but aren’t very important in the grand scheme of things. Occasionally, announcements come out that really are game-changers. This is one of those announcements.   In mid-April, four tech companies came together to form Digital.ai. This merged company brings together leaders in business agility, software
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  • Coronavirus is Reshaping the way Companies Think About Work

    Coronavirus is Reshaping the way Companies Think About Work

    The Coronavirus and the COVID-19 disease that is caused by it are having profound and widespread impacts across the global economy.  As companies, governments, and communities wake up to the news each morning, the infections and death counts continue to rise, the stock market continues to fall, and the uncertainty of the situation causes our
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  • Business Agility in Times of Crisis

    Business Agility in Times of Crisis

    Times of crisis put your planning and preparation to the test and tell you just how agile you really are.  For the past few years, corporate leaders across all industries have been intently focused on achieving an increased state of business agility – the ability to respond better and adapt to changes in the environment,
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  • Is ITIL Worth It?

    Is ITIL Worth It?

    For the past 30 years, the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) has been promoted as “the standard” for how IT organizations should operate. Companies have adopted ITIL processes. IT employees have sought ITIL certification, and IT systems and taxonomies have been framed in an ITIL context.  That was great in the era of legacy IT systems,
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  • Unpacking Enterprise Architecture and Agile

    Unpacking Enterprise Architecture and Agile

    Christopher Armstrong, president of Sparx Services North America, unpacks the loaded topics of Enterprise Architecture and Agile and the ways industry standards can help companies achieve their agile ambitions. Christopher is a well-known enterprise architecture thought leader and contributor to industry standards including: TOGAF, UML, ArchiMate, SysML, BIZBOK Guide to Business Architecture and TM Forum
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