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Optimising IT delivery with The Lean Startup

Delivering large IT projects is difficult. As this article highlights, a recent McKinsey study revealed that 17% of technology projects budgeted at $15m or higher go so badly wrong they threaten a company’s existence and over 40% of them fail. The causes of failed IT projects are many and varied. There are many guides on how to set-up projects for success, however, huge risks are […]

Architecting for Delivery

Thanks to Greg Brougham for this interesting article on Architecting for Delivery: Introduction The traditional approach to architecture have been aligned with a staged delivery model that allows for requirements gathering, analysis and solutionising. The more iterative approaches to delivery, that are becoming common, give rise to the need to revise this approach. Most organisations […]