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ITIL has long been a big name in change management. ITIL V3’s change management approach proved highly successful, and as the two...
Modern IT is becoming increasingly competitive, and CIOs must be able to place the full power of IT behind business deliverables. When it comes to reliably creating ongoing value, DevOps is an excellent choice.
The ITIL framework not only enables solid management but also ensures that IT is doing all it can to keep stakeholders, customers, and clients happy.
Working with a best practice framework like PRINCE2 or AgilePM certainly helps, but project managers must be capable of weighing their options.
Investing in training for PRINCE2/ PRINCE2 Agile, whether as an individual or part of a team, is an excellent way to incorporate world-class project management best practices into an organization.
Becoming certified in DevOps, DevSecOps, or SRE verifies a candidate’s knowledge of their chosen methodology, how to apply it, and how it can create value.
To make the most of a change or transformation initiative, a business must be prepared to follow a well-structured process, utilizing familiar tools and techniques not only to implement the change itself but also to prepare the rest of the organization.
The answer to which architecture type is better will often come down to the size and complexity of the application or business in question. Will continuous evolution be required during the development process and beyond? How large will the team managing the application be?
In short, a version control system will store the date and times changes were made, in addition to previous versions of a project and a record of the environment, tools, and team members that were present at different stages. Anything needed to recreate or refer back to previous versions will be present, along with collaborative tools to let team members explain their work (such as annotations).
"...rather than being a problem, the need for security should be seen as an instigator for evolution. End-users are accustomed to having their cake and eating it too. Quality is the boss, and it isn’t willing to let speed or security slack off."