How To Manage Technology Projects
By: Mike Echlin
As your business grows, you will likely find more ways to use technology to increase production (and hopefully, profits).
Making the decision to enhance your technology environment in order to achieve your business objectives is a necessary milestone, but it is equally important to identify the scope and budget of your project before jumping into implementation.
This article explains a phased approach that will help you maximize your budget and provide the greatest results when considering a technology enhancement.
All projects, either in planning stages or near completion, follow a life cycle. The diagram describes each phase of the systems development life cycle (SDLC).
Enterprise architecture is a comprehensive framework used to manage and align an organization's Information Technology (IT) assets, people, operations, and projects with its operational characteristics. In other words, the enterprise architecture defines how information and technology will support the business operations and provide benefit for the business.