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Agile
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams — A chat with Gary Gruver
Today we speak to Gary Gruver, a seasoned executive, author, and keynote speaker well-versed in agile and DevOps.
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Agile
Substantial rise in Agile adoption across the enterprise
There is a strong increase in Agile adoption within both IT and non-IT teams as well as a desire of most development and IT practitioners to work as part of a distributed workforce for the foreseeable future.
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Agile
Turning agility into reality difficult as organisations prepare for recovery
"Businesses must invest in the tools, processes and resources that empower agility and drive long-term success."
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Agile
IT leaders prioritising agile over hybrid working and cloud
"Business leaders are clearly seeking greater agility and flexibility from their technology investments."
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Project Management
A comprehensive guide to project management
Statistics show that lacking clear goals is the most common cause of project failures in business, underscoring the vital need for project management skills.
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Agile
Modern applications helping organisations succeed during pandemic
"For years now, businesses have been on a mission to digitally transform themselves and their operations. This year's global pandemic served as a barometer for the true state of that digital transformation."
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DevOps
Interview: Equinox co-CEOs on adopting cloud and delivering business value
In the midst of global pandemic and remote working, delivering business value and adopting DevOps and cloud is an even greater challenge. David Reiss and Deane Sloan of Equinox explain how to navigate adoption and security during COVID-19.
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Digital Transformation
Infosys: A/NZ businesses increased digital maturity in 2019
Businesses in Australia and New Zealand have increased their digital maturity by 12% in the last 12 months.
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Agile
CollabNet and XebiaLabs merge to create integrated platform
The merger, which was backed by TPG Capital, unites CollabNets upstream Agile planning and enterprise version control functionality with XebiaLabs downstream release orchestration and deployment automation capabilities.
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DevOps
Accelerating the DevOps journey for better results
Organisations that aren’t effectively incorporating DevOps into their businesses should take stock and see where they can improve, says Micro Focus.
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Design
How user-centred design is reshaping cybersecurity
A user-centered design approach starts with users and asking them what they want to gain a deeper understanding of their needs.
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Agile
Are you truly agile? Get up to speed this summer with Assurity
Technology is enabling businesses to evolve faster than they ever thought possible. But no organisation can achieve evolution without those on the ground – its staff.
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Cybersecurity
Gartner: Top 10 government tech trends
“Public sector leaders expect government CIOs to find ways technology can reduce costs, create efficiencies and improve outcomes for citizens and businesses."
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Agile
LEGO's journey through digital innovation and beyond
As one of the 500 most valuable brands in the world, the company’s global success didn’t come without struggles.
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Cloud
Agile success metrics that matter most – Certus3
If we understand the challenges and end goal of Agile, then our success or failure hinges on execution, writes Certus3 managing partners Michael Devlin and Simo Popovac.
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Agile
Valuing your shift into Agile – Certus3
As Agile has taken on a more organisation-wide focus, it has also become more closely aligned with the overall objectives of the organisation.
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Digital Transformation
C-suite dynamics shifting as DX takes front seat
“Technology leaders are more emboldened to drive organisational change: their priorities are shifting as they take a more agile approach to IT strategy."
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Agile
How Agile will expose your decision-making effectiveness
A key goal for many organisations that go down the Agile path is to move faster.
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Agile
Why CTOs need to stop being overly-apologetic about Agile
"Australia has more than its share of companies on organisation-wide Agile transformation journeys."
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Agile
Red Hat’s new role in enabling modern DevOps
It's time: The global open source vendor's approach has come of age.
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Agile
Red Hat’s role in Spark’s digital transformation strategy
We look at the role of global open source vendor Red Hat in Spark New Zealand's transformation strategy.
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Agile
Exclusive: Why corporate agility is crucial for success
"One of the biggest shifts in computing today is the adoption of event-driven architecture, which is all about how information is moved between systems."
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Agile
IDC - IT service providers key to unleashing agility
Organisations can gain digital maturity through externally sourced services like IT outsourcing and managed services.
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Agile
Why Agile has become more prominent within projects in the manufacturing industry
In today’s increasingly competitive market, streamlining any product development process is key to a manufacturer’s success.