Project Manager vs. Business Analyst

This month’s IIBAâ BA Connections newsletter has a great article by Elizabeth Larson, titled "Partnering for Success: An IIBA/PMI Joint Collaboration", on the relationship and responsibilities between project managers (PM) and business analysts (BA).  As Ms. Larson correctly portrays, often this relationship can be viewed as adversarial and competitive.  The truth is that it can be a…

SharePoint 2010 Records Management | SharePoint 2010 closer DoD 5015.02 Certification

It was recently reported that Microsoft is partnering with OpenText to make SharePoint 2010 DOD 5015.02 compliant. This is huge because the lack of compliance is one of the last barriers that are preventing companies (especially those in the public sector) from adopting SharePoint 2010 as its records management solution. Here’s the link to the…

GAL Segmentation in Exchange 2010

GAL Segmentation has not been supported in Exchange 2010.  Just announced on the Exchange Team Blog, GAL Segmentation will now be supported in SP2 for Exchange 2010 which is scheduled in the second half of 2011.  A few snippets from the above referenced link: In order to provide transparency in these early stages of development,…