• How to Choose Blockchain Technologies For Your Team
    When: Oct 18, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: This webinar is a follow on to the “Blockchain Technology Business Applications” webinar which provides an introduction to blockchain (BC) technology applications for business. There are many working blockchain business applications now, and many more coming.  Deciding whether your organization should join a blockchain system, develop your own, accept cryptocurrency payments, or adopt other blockchain applications is a critical decision.  Assessing blockchain application costs, benefits, risks, Return on Investment, and impact on your firm’s Competitive Advantages is a complicated task. This webinar reviews Blockchain Business Consultant’s methodology for assessing blockchain applications likely Return On Investment and overall payoff.  This multi-criteria...
  • Machine Learning Essentials (R, Python, Spark)
    When: Oct 19, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: Machine learning is the science of getting computers to act without being explicitly programmed. In the past decade, machine learning has given us self-driving cars, practical speech recognition, effective web search, and a vastly improved understanding of the human genome. Machine learning is so pervasive today that you probably use it dozens of times a day without knowing it. Many researchers also think it is the best way to make progress towards human-level AI. This webinar covers popular Machine Learning techniques and talks about using Python, Spark or R environments for machine learning algorithms. Machine Learning overview will cover Machine...
  • Using Six Thinking Hats to Solve Business Problems
    When: Oct 25, 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: This webinar is an analysis of how to use the well-known and well-regarded framework known as Six Thinking Hats® to solve your business problems. Created and extended by the master of "lateral thinking" Edward Debono Six Thinking Hats is used with well-defined and explicit Return On Investment success in corporations worldwide, Six Thinking Hats is a simple, effective parallel thinking process that helps people be more productive, focused, and mindfully involved. A powerful tool set, which once learned can be applied immediately! This webinar will cover the fundamental approach that this framework provides and will help you to understand what...
  • The World According to DevOps
    When: Oct 30, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: DevOps (a clipped compound of "development" and "operations") is a software development and delivery process that emphasizes communication and collaboration between product management, software development, and operations professionals. It supports this by automating and monitoring the process of software integration, testing, deployment, and infrastructure changes by establishing a culture and environment where building, testing, and releasing software can happen rapidly, frequently, and more reliably. Many organizations are failing software projects; their failures are often related to challenges in software development and delivery methodology(ies).  This requires the use of a different innovative more effective approach, DevOps. The DevOps approach is supported...
  • Data Analytics With R / Data Science
    When: Nov 09, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: This course introduces R programming language. R is a very popular, open source environment for statistical computing, data analytics and graphics. We talk about how R can be used for data analytics and the advantages of working with R.   This webinar is being facilitated by Mark Kerzner, an expert in the field.
  • (A)gile is as (a)gile does!
    When: Nov 13, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: You wouldn't be the first person to wonder: What the heck is the difference between "Agile" and "agile." One has a capital "A" and the other not? The simple answer is this: The upper case “A” Agile is an iterative approach detailed in the Agile Manifesto  (initially described in 2001) to describe software development and project management with defined principles, values, methods, roles, processes and tools. Breaking down work, establishging self-organizing teams and seeking out rapid and "iterative" feedback, the expectation (and results) are that outcomes are improved. The lower case “a” agile is a trait of an individual, team...
  • What's new in TOGAF and how to make it work for you.
    When: Nov 29, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: What is TOGAF?  That is easy to answer: "The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF) is a framework for enterprise architecture that provides an approach for designing, planning, implementing, and governing an enterprise information technology architecture. TOGAF is a high level approach to design." How do you make make TOGAF work inside your organization?  How to you APPLY TOGAF and ensure everyone is rowing the boat in an organized, synchronized and EFFECTIVE MANNER?  Well, that is a whole different answer! If you want to understand the fundamentals of TOGAF and how to implement TOGAF effectively, join this webinar!  Get the straight answers...
  • What ITIL (can) mean (and do) for you!
    When: Dec 06, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: As the NEW ITIL4 is being introduced to the industry, there are many things that new and existing users need to understand.  This webinar will introduce you the new ITIL4 structure, and differences with the current ITIL 2011 version. It will also answer the questions: What is ITIL (really)? Where ITIL? When ITIL? Why ITIL? How ITIL? These are the questions that are often not as easily answered.  So, we offer this 1 hour webinar to help you cut through the noise and get answers to these questions.  And, equally or more importantly: WHAT ITIL (CAN) MEAN (AND DO) FOR YOU!...