• What’s New in ITIL 4?
    When: 21 Feb 2019, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: What’s New in ITIL® 4? ITIL® is the industry best practice for IT Service Management. It has been in place since the mid-80’s to provide guidance to IT organizations on how to manage IT services throughout their lifecycle to continually deliver value to clients. With the release of ITIL® 4,  the global service management best practice has evolved to incorporate all the best practices from previous versions, and has expanded on this body of knowledge by providing a practical and flexible approach to support organizations on their journey to the new world of digital transformation. This latest version of ITIL®...
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  • Strategic Design at work – how to get started
    When: 26 Feb 2019, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: Overview This webinar introduces the practice of Strategic Design in a business context. Strategic Design is an emerging discipline integrating conventional strategic and design thinking theories. Besides introducing the concept of Strategic Design and its tools, the main aim of this session is to show how it is possible to develop it in an organization. Academic theories on strategic design are gaining momentum, and provide the core studies around the topic, yet, are not practical. Companies need to understand how to embed theories and concepts into running organizations. This webinar aims at introducing managers on how to use strategic design to:...
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  • Agile in Action
    When: 07 Mar 2019, 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...
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  • AWS: What Tools Exist and How They Work
    When: 12 Mar 2019, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a secure cloud services platform, offering compute power, database storage, content delivery and other functionality to help businesses scale and grow. With so many different AWS services and options, it can be a little overwhelming knowing what are the best options for your application. The myriad of tools within AWS can often be overwhelming, and sometimes incomprehensible. Join us for this webinar that will let you an overview of AWS, and what offerings are best for your needs! Join us and Charlie Crawford for a fast, deep dive into the AWS platform.
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  • What Microservices Means to You
    When: 12 Mar 2019, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern Time (USA)
    Summary: Microservices are becoming the most common and popular means of developing software where developing large applications where services are grained into chunks as per business domain are essential.  There are numerous benefits to a microservices-oriented approach, which delegates to this program will learn, including: Agility and speed through parallelized application development Flexibility and modularity in application scaling Ease and modularity of deployment with multiple platforms Reusability and resilience of code Greater resilience to architecture erosion. Flexibility in continuous refactoring of individual services This webinar provides delegates with a quick but deep understanding of the entire suite of skills to ensure they...
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  • The World According to DevOps
    When: 04 Apr 2019, 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. This World According to DevOps drops you right ito the middle and helps you understand how DevOps works, why it is highly valuable inside organizations, and what you need to know (at a high level) to...
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  • What's new in TOGAF and how to make it work for you.
    When: 02 May 2019, 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...
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