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Project Management

Project management is the discipline of carefully projecting or planning, organizing, motivating and controlling resources to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria. A project is a temporary endeavor designed to produce a unique product, service or result with a defined beginning and end (usually time-constrained, and often constrained by funding or deliverables) undertaken to meet unique goals and objectives, typically to bring about beneficial change or added value.

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We are restructuring the ownership of documents with new staff/teams being formed.

We currently have IT Applications teams (who run IT Quality Management & still running it), IT Security Governance
(new team), IT Infra Ops.

In general practice (or commonly adopted out there), which team or person owns the 4 documents below:
1. IT Application Delivery Framework :  applications PM, IT Security governance, IT Quality Managemt, or ?
2. Vendor & Contract Management Framework : applications team, IT Security governance, IT Procurement or ?
     (a mix of IT applications, infra, security vendors but most of the vendors are applications vendors)
3. Project Management Methodology : applications PM, IT Quality Management, IT Security governance or ?
4. DR Plan : We don't have a DR team;  so hv to choose betw IT Ops, applications team, IT Security governance or ?

Any authoritative references (eg: NIST, big four consulting firms papers) will be helpful.
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Fundamentals of JavaScript
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Fundamentals of JavaScript

Learn the fundamentals of the popular programming language JavaScript so that you can explore the realm of web development.

Hi Expert,
Technical Documentation is writing before development/Project start or after completed the project?
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I need to estimate the hours needed for an AWS project if the employee has Developer, SysOps and Solutions Architect certs.

1. Identity and Access Management
2. Replication of Data Across 2 regions
3. Logging: AWS Service Change Trail, Network Traffic, System logging
3. Virtual Private Cloud
4.  Multi-Tier Stateless Firewall
  • ○ Interface Server DMZ
  • ■ Stateful firewall DMZ ­ Remote Admins
  • ○ Web Accessible/Serving
  • ○ Internal Processing
  • ○ Database/Protected
5. Managed PostgreSQL instance
○ Daily backups
○ Stateful security/firewall
6.  Server Hardening
○ Updated patching and automated security patch upgrade
○ OS based firewall configuration
○ Dependency package authentication and installation
○ System based intrusion detection/prevention
○ Duplication system logs in CloudWatch
○ Automated bots data offload to secure storage
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Hi Experts


Could you share your experiences on customizing Oddoo Opensource ERP?

Do you consider it a good alternative to customize its code ?

Thanks in advance
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My issue or question is about software development in genereal.

I am currently studying software development and will be studying software engineering shortly. At the same time I am doing an internship have been asked to create an employee database with Microsoft Access. As I am developing this by myself, I will doing it the traditional way: software elicitation/Analysis/requirements/implementation - the way taught at university.

This morning, I was asked by my boss how long it will take me to complete this project. As I am doing it for the first time in such a structured way, I would appreciate it if I could get some feedback from you guys how long it can take to complete a smaller Access project -  either each phase of development (following IEEE format) or for the entire project.

Although my boss has worked in (big) projects, they apparently never worked in structured way: not agile, spiral, waterfall etc.. Although the product works, I thought that not only is important to deliver a quality product, but also add quality how I work.

Could it be possible that my approach is too structured and some Projects are indeed never done in a structured way?
Or that what is taught in software development/engineering is not applied in real projects - in other words too theoretical?

Thanks for your feedback

Massimo
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Looking for a domain to domain migration project plan.  Windows Server 2016 to Office 365 environment, more concerned with permissions and groups, however would like to see the full blown out project plan if available.
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I'm using the web version of JIRA.

Anyone know the query to get time logged for a user from 9/1/2018 through 9/6/2018 ?
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How can I edit two or three files in Github Enterprise and put them all into one pull request?
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Hi Experts,

I have been approached by a group of 8 companies to provide for them an information exchange portal. Here they would store files, documents and posts, organized by category and sub category, and a bulletin board with latest news and events posted by the users.

The companies indicated that SharePoint wont’t work because the each have their own domain, and they need this solution to be independent from any of them. They also want to restrict each company to 3 users, and if another company wants to join, the admin of 3 other companies need to approve.

My question is - would this be a development project (I'm a PHP developer); or a sourcing project, where there is something pre-made that can be adjusted? What would a  bull park cost be for this?

Thank you.
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Hi, i have been asked by my CEO to complete a course in IT Project Management.

Does anyone out there know of any courses that are suited for this?
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Build an E-Commerce Site with Angular 5
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Build an E-Commerce Site with Angular 5

Learn how to build an E-Commerce site with Angular 5, a JavaScript framework used by developers to build web, desktop, and mobile applications.

I am building a deck and need to sketch out the final stages of the project to scale.  Is there a free, shareable way to do this online?

It looks like the picture below right now.  The plan is to further stabilize the sub-floor and then put self-adhesive roll out roofing material over the top of it.

How do I sketch this out online, complete with a picture, so that it can be shared?
IMG_20180428_125921.jpg
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Dear Experts

We are looking for project management tool which is to be installed in on -premises at present we are using smart sheet subscription but the requirement is to have the project management tool on premises, for the internal email and collaboration we are planning to implement zimbra email services please suggest the project management tool for the on-premises, thanks in advance.
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Does Project Online Essentials offer Gantt chart functionality?
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I am building a timeline. I have several tasks where the resources work 10 hour days 4 days a week. I built a custom calendar to reflect this. I have the approximate work hours needed to complete the tasks. I assigned the custom calendar to the resources and the tasks that are only done in 10 hour shifts/4 days a week. I entered the work hours and the number of  resources. It is calculating the duration for this work still based on 8 hour work days and a 5 day work week.
Is there any way to get it to calculate based on the 4 day work week and 10 hour work day?
I have Microsoft Project 2016.
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Dears,

I am in the process of learning Software requirements gathering (using the BABOK) and the IREB standards.

I am to use a tool and the ones I have come across (actually they were recommended by the trainers) are Visual Paradigm and Sparx System.

I found Sparx to be a little bit too complex, yet Visual Paradigm is not "that easy" too !
So I am confused and since there is some effort needed (learning curve) I would like to hear about experts about the right tool to choose.

The projects I will be working on (mapping in the tool) are mid-size projects. But I need to be able to do all the "actions" project management, database design, UML, use case, testing scenarios...etc...
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I work in events and facilities management for a University and often have multiple projects to track as well as multiple work orders open with various other departments on campus (i.e., IT, facilities, custodial, dining, security, etc.). I'm looking for a better way to track and manage all these various and disparate projects. I'm fairly savvy with excel and am starting to get in to the more advanced features, but I want to make sure I use the right tool for the job. Based on the software I already have access to due to institutional licenses, my choices come down to Microsoft Excel, Access, or Project.

I'm looking for advice and opinions on which of the three would be the best choice. I don't mind a learning curve and don't mind doing front end work, as long as the payoff in the end is worth it. The main things I'm looking for are:

•Tracking work orders from multiple different departments. If I can create something in VBA to take the automatic emails I get through outlook every time I submit a work order and input the information into whichever program I end up using, so much the better.
•Assign employees to different projects either as the person heading it up or as the person that needs to follow up to make sure that the other department completes the work.
•Create reports to see project progress and timelines.
•Ability to set task dependencies.
•Ability to create multiple parts for each project/task.
•Ability to attach or link to supporting documentation.
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What are some free or low priced alternatives to Microsoft Project 2016?
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Please provide me with the URL to download the evaluation version of Microsoft Project 2016.
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I have some old Microsoft Project 98 files and cannot open the files with Project 2016.  I cannot find the install disk for Project 98.  Is there any way to convert the 98 version files so that they can be opened by Project 2016?
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Python 3 Fundamentals
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Python 3 Fundamentals

This course will teach participants about installing and configuring Python, syntax, importing, statements, types, strings, booleans, files, lists, tuples, comprehensions, functions, and classes.

Hello,

I'm working on a project. Need to work in 2 shifts.
9am to 5pm, and 9pm to 5am.

How do I make and manage calendars?

San
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This is great but too expensive: www.teamgantt.com

Need a free alternative for project planning.
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How good is PMP Project Management Professional certification for mechanical design engineers?
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I have nominal 400 TB of replicated data that correspond to a one month backup retention on a 1Gbit fiber. time ago I had to stop replication, so I found myself with a backlog of 400TB to recover, at the moment I still have a backlog of 120TB but I can not go below that threshold, also I have a pending of more than 100TB, as I can do to end the replication in acceptable time? thus recovering all the pending.
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Hi
I want to start learning about software project management. Although there are books on this subject but its tiresome to read the whole books.
i need suggestions on the inportant topics of software project management that i can directly read to get started.
Also suggestions for some good books or videos would be great
Thanks
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How do you think your previous experiences will help you succeed in as a master's data analyst position?
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Project Management

Project management is the discipline of carefully projecting or planning, organizing, motivating and controlling resources to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria. A project is a temporary endeavor designed to produce a unique product, service or result with a defined beginning and end (usually time-constrained, and often constrained by funding or deliverables) undertaken to meet unique goals and objectives, typically to bring about beneficial change or added value.