Project Management Software

Using KPIs to measure a project team's effectiveness
Key performance indicators play an indispensable role in project management and aid in measuring the success or failure of project activities. Understanding KPIs and selecting the ones that are best-suited to measuring a specific project team’s performance is not always easy.
More than half of IT projects still failing
An annual survey from project management company Innotas shows that more than half of IT projects fail, three years after a similar survey showed nearly identical findings.
Project management glossary’s project management glossary provides definitions and information for many common – and not so common – terms used in the complex field of project leadership and management.
5 trends that will transform project management
The project management landscape may look different in 2016. As clients, stakeholders, businesses, government and environmental expectations change, the need for PM certifications, technical knowledge and training will be in higher demand – but that’s not all.
Autodesk announces end of sales for AutoCAD licensing model, embraces cloud

Effective January 31, 2016 Autodesk will discontinue selling new perpetual (standalone or network) licenses of most standalone products and transition AutoCAD Products to subscription only. 

Does remote project management really work?
Remote project management may be a great alternative to traditional project management for most organizations, project managers and team members, but is it realistic? There are tangible advantages here, but this is not for the faint-hearted.
6 proven strategies for evaluating and prioritizing IT projects
Within most large organizations–as well as smaller businesses–time and resources are in short supply yet high demand, making project selection more difficult. But this vital first step can negatively impact the business if not assessed carefully.
App Economy Changing CIO Role: Stephen Miles

Staying agile is a culture shift for modern companies to thrive in the application-driven economy, says Stephen Miles, CTO, APJ, CA Technologies. 

IBM applies some engineering rigor to the Internet of Things
IBM has updated its design tools to allow IoT component builders to keep track of their work though a widely used technique called product line engineering (PLE).
How to apply Lean methodology to IT
Nigel Brabyn of Nelson Forests sets out to discover double handling of data and information ‘log jams'.
How to get the Board to approve your proposal
...And what to do if it fails to get the green light, writes Aaron Kumove, in part two of his column on ‘getting IT project governance right'.
5 signs that you have a great project manager
Colin Ellis lists the things to look out for in this rare breed of project manager.