An indispensible resource for IT professionals and project managers working to effect positive change in their organizations, this innovative book presents a new paradigm for the management of evolving business and IT architectures that comprise the modern, integrated, business. "Enterprise Release Management" takes a holistic view of change that combines traditional management approaches, including project and change management, enterprise architecture, and development practices like configuration and release management. Unlike many books that simply focus on the selection of projects, this practical reference emphasizes the delivery of projects with proper planning and prioritization. This unique book offers a fresh enterprise perspective that addresses strategic change and the release lifecycle, providing executives and managers with the tools they need to chart and track the course their business needs to take to ensure optimal efficiency and future success.
Louis J. Taborda is a founder and managing partner at Alinment Sydney. He holds a Graduate Diploma of Computer Science from the University of Sydney and a Ph.D. from the Macquarie Graduate School of Management at Macquarie University in Sydney.
Enterprise Release Management. Preface. The Evolving Enterprise. Managing Change and Complexity. The Enterprise Pattern. The Project Paradigm. Adopting a Release-Centric Perspective. Delivering the New Enterprise. The Enterprise Release Paradigm. Visualizing Enterprise Evolution. Practicing Enterprise Release Management.