Metrics: How to Improve Key Business Results is a practical guide to building a metrics program to help improve key business outcomes. It provides the tools for developing real solutions to real problems.
No-Drama Project Management: Avoiding Predictable Problems for Project Success teaches project managers how to avoid the predictable mistakes that cause projects to fail, so that they can focus on the unpredictable challenges that should demand most of their attention.
If you are looking for a quick read on how to do software development project management (with or without FogBugz) that can get you started right away, Painless Project Management with FogBugz, Second Edition is the book.
With all of the threats to their security, many corporations have learned the hard way that threats can come from both the outside and from within. This is a book promoting the concept of least privilege. It will give readers information on protecting virtual environments, policy, compliance and more to keep good people from doing bad things.
This book covers new developments in data protection, specifically the definition and application of both source and target based de-duplication strategies, as well as the impact of single-instance storage upon backup infrastructures.
The intention of this book is to provide a working case study that you can follow to create a complete PMIS (project management information system) with SharePoint Server's out-of-the-box functionality.
Pro Vagrant teaches you how to effectively implement and optimize Vagrant in your everyday work environment. Master the creation and configuration of virtual development environments with an easy-to-use workflow, and focus on automation. Vagrant lowers development environment setup time, increases development/production parity, and makes the "works on my machine" excuse a relic of the past.
Pro Visual Studio Team System Application Lifecycle Management focuses on the most powerful application lifecycle management tool available for the Microsoft .NET Framework: Visual Studio Team System (VSTS).
This book contrasts the application-centric development approach to the architecture-centric development approach, introducing the concept of the metamorphic superpatternthe capability of a software program to dynamically adapt to changing application requirements without rebuilding the binary executable.
Software Project Secrets: Why Software Projects Fail airs dirty laundry about the software industryhow putting project management's priorities above all else is the root cause of problems in software development projects. This book offers solutions to integrate project management with agile methodologies that really work for software development.