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7 Ways to Gain an Edge on the Competition

When cutting costs, tech managers should refocus their IT departments to make the business more competitive, reduce the impact of budget cuts, drive performance improvement and enhance IT value. Surprisingly, there are seven opportunities to achieve these goals that IT often overlooks.

7 Ways to Improve Software Release Management

Two consultants helped turn around the release management of a major U.K. telecommunications provider. They share their experience in turning around deployment processes and their top tips for improving your software releases.

Collaboration Under SOA: The Human Aspects

This book chapter from Executing SOA: A Practical Guide for the Service-Oriented Architect shows how Web 2.0 business concepts apply to businesses, especially those enterprises that adhere to the philosophy of SOA.

Enterprise Architects are Vital in Tough Times

Time for enterprise architects to prove their worth, says analyst group.