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5 Tips for Effective IT Outsourcing

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Outsourcing isn’t exactly a new trend. One could even say that it is more or less mainstream and culturally accepted within IT organizations. Outsourcing has always been a popular way of decreasing costs while accessing world class talent. But that truth rings even louder in an era of constant technological change. Staying in front of technology means staying ahead of [......]

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Challenges of Using Agile Project Management with Offshore Partners

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We've been using Agile Project Management and software development methodologies for a number of years. We use it for internal projects as well as projects with customers. Our customer projects are usually the most challenging since we often have a geographically distributed development team. Typically the team is split between Ireland and mainland Europe. The geographical distribution presents its challenges [......]

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Responsibilities of an IT Team Leader

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Many organizations will have an IT Team Leader – these are usually the people responsible for managing a team of engineers. They are usually technical specialists and may well have risen to their current role as a reward for technical excellence. Large IT departments will often have multiple IT Team Leaders, probably specializing in different areas. And straightaway, we can [......]

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