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Getting rid of uncertainties

Getting Rid of Uncertainties

Managing the risks by getting rid of uncertainties is a skill all project managers should have. The project manager must identify possible risks involved in a project and implement actions that will allow a better control during the realization of the project. The actions that must be taken will be established with decision-making.   The…

Oracle Cloud Certification

How to get the Oracle Cloud Certification and What are its Advantages?

By Serge Fortier, CPA, CA, Adm.A., CMC and partner at PlanAxion In the United States and in Canada, cloud computing has been used for several years. In Quebec, businesses are slowly starting to integrate cloud computing applications to their operations. The successful implementation of such system requires the help of a certified specialist so that…

What is Yammer?

What is Yammer?

  Yammer is an internal social network owned by Microsoft. Designed for businesses (85% of Fortune 500 companies use Yammer!), Yammer is used to share news, ads, and photos within a community of employees.   This social network is often compared to Facebook for businesses where interactions between colleagues are encouraged. Here are some interesting…

L’interdépendance des projets, une réalité à ne pas négliger

Project Interdependence, a crucial factor

  Project management has been alive and well for the past decade, but some aspects of this profession remain misunderstood. That is the case when project interdependence could substantially hike implementation cost and time—if you don’t watch out. Imagine you’re piloting an airliner. You and your crew’s job is getting the plane and passengers to…

Plan de déploiement (cut-over)

5 Steps to a Successful Project Cutover Plan

5 Steps to a Successful Project Cutover Plan The deployment plan, release, or implementation (cutover plan) is an essential part of Project Management. Implementation is the culmination of an information technology project and its planning must be rigorous and detailed to ensure positive outcomes. Here are the five key milestones. Plan project implementation as early…

Rôle architecte

The solution architect’s project management role

The solution architect is an innovator, designer and standard setter who plays a key role in formulating IT solutions. Widespread adoption of project mode management over the past few years has altered and refined this role, as described in the following four-step overview. Enterprise, application, technological and data architects are each involved in designing all…