Why You Should Care About ITIL…

I’ve had a couple of ITIL conversations as of late…mostly centering around the question of what exactly it is.  I’ve given the standard response as to British government best practices on IT operations supported by a vibrant collection of user groups around the world.  That never seemed to resonate. Then I was chatting with an…

Another Reason to Move to Austin….OpsCamp

From the RedMonk Blog comes the the Operations Unconference, OpsCamp, in Austin on 1/30.  …where attendees propose, discuss and debate issues related to operations and monitoring. Proposed topics include Automation, Monitoring, Configuration Management, Cloud Technologies, Agile Infrastructure, DevOps, Infrastructure as Code, ITSM/BSM or Visible Ops. http://www.opscamp.org/austin/2010-01-30 Seeing as Enterprise Project Management often is implemented hand…

cc-Pulse Critical Chain Add In for MS Project Giveaway

Saw this on Clarke Ching’s blog, and yep, it’s true.  Tony Rizzo is giving away copies of their single project Critical Chain add-in to MS Project: http://www.pdinstitute.com/AllFramePages/FP_Critical_Chain_Software.html Get ‘em while they’re hot.  Note that as far as I can tell, the requirement is that you install the 30 day trial version of the multi-project add-in…