Apple Fires Program Manager Who Accused Bosses of Harassment, Intimidation

GizModo VR

Not two weeks ago, Ashley Gjøvik filed a complaint with the U.S. labor board charging her employer, Apple, with unlawful retaliation. She’d become too vocal, she said, about her experiences with sexism and concerns about safety in the workplace. The company wanted her stopped. Read more.

How to be a Program Manager in Agile Organizations

Social, Agile and Transformation

"We don't need program managers," said the agile leader. Surely, many of the responsibilities we expected of program and project managers have shifted since the pre-agile world. . Let's think about that for a few seconds.

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Apple fires senior engineering program manager Ashley Gjøvik for allegedly leaking information

The Verge

Apple has fired senior engineering program manager Ashley Gjøvik for allegedly violating the company’s rules against leaking confidential information. She also says that she faced harassment and bullying from her manager and members of her team.

Apple places female engineering program manager on administrative leave after tweeting about sexism in the office

The Verge

Apple has placed senior engineering program manager Ashley Gjøvik on indefinite administrative leave after she tweeted about sexism in the office. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge.

FDIC Part 370 Program Management

Perficient - Digital Transformation

A bank’s response to Part 370 will require a multi-year, multi-functional program that could encompass dozens of individual projects. Given the scope and scale of affected institutions, most will already have several layers of project management responsible for different areas of the business. An attempt to decentralize the management of this program to individual functions will invite a disorganized response and will likely lead to missed deadlines and incomplete requirements.

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute CERT Insider Threat Program Manager Certification

CTOvision

They now offer a certificate program leading to an Insider Threat Program Manager (ITPM) certificate. Insider Threat Program Manager (ITPM) Certificate. The ITPM certificate program will assist insider threat program managers developing a formal insider threat program. Insider Threat Program Team Members. Insider Threat Program Managers. By Bob Gourley.

Join Architects, Planners, Program Managers, Data Scientists at 4th Annual Cloudera Federal Forum in DC 25 Feb

CTOvision

Track sessions will focus on: Enabling Business Results with Big Data — How to enable agency programs that will yield enormous value through big data to deliver actionable information and measureable results. Director of Product Management, Cloudera. Principal Product Marketing Manager, Informatica. Director of Product Management, Cloudera. Government is ever more reliant on data to deliver on mission and programs. By Bob Gourley.

Time To Rethink Channel Incentives And Program Management (CIPM)?

Forrester's Customer Insights

channel partners distribution channels - ISVs OEMs & VARs integrated marketing (cross-channel) partner & affiliate marketing partner relationship management (PRM) alliances channel Channel Data (CDM) Channel Incentives channel marketing channel sales Incentives Partner Programs Partner Relationship Management Shadow Channels Through-ChannelChannel incentives are used to improve indirect sales performance, orchestrate partners’ behavior, and engender channel loyalty.

Gartner Predicts 3 Digital Business Impacts on PPM

CEB IT

The time to elevate enterprise-level support and coordination across emerging product, program and portfolio management (PPM) capabilities for digital business is now. By 2023, agile PPM will replace project management as the dominant approach for effective enterprise change and outcomes. As the shift from project to product management takes place, there is more emphasis on ongoing product transformation and, in turn, increased user satisfaction.

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Boeing shifts its team leaders for space station and Starliner space programs

GeekWire

As a new commercial-centric era dawns for the International Space Station, Boeing is realigning its top managers for the space station program — and for the program that’s working to send Starliner capsules there and back.

How Important Is “Perfect Data” To Data Analytics Programs?

CTOvision

database managers have always had to concern themselves with standards, data cleaning, corrections, and manual versus automated approaches to data quality control. The question of "where to start" on a data analytics program was another important question raised by the DorobekINSIDER attendees. Look first at available data before proposing significant changes to your data management infrastructure. Also consider upgrading middle and upper management's analytical skills.

Tech Moves: UW announces director for new DoD program; Microsoft vet joins EQT; and more

GeekWire

NSIN tapped Justin Dunnicliff as its university program director at the UW. He’ll be based at the CoMotion, the university’s innovation hub, and will run programs including Hacking for Defense and Starts. Justin Dunnicliff. (UW UW Photo). —

Managing App-V 5 Virtual Applications with System Center 2012.

IT Pros Rock!

James van den Berg, MVP Cloud and Datacenter Management. Configuration Manager. Managing App-V 5 Virtual Applications with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1. Managing App-V 5 Virtual Applications with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1. Managing App-V 5 Virtual Applications with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1. Sign in. IT Pros ROCK! at Microsoft.

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Best of WPC 2013: 28 Awesome User Experience Demos with.

IT Pros Rock!

James van den Berg, MVP Cloud and Datacenter Management. Configuration Manager. This week at our Worldwide Partner Conference 2013 , Jensen Harris, Director of Program Management for Windows User Experience, delivered an outstanding demo-heavy session that showcased end-to-end enhancements in Windows 8.1 Sign in. IT Pros ROCK! at Microsoft. Be an Early Expert on Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V Server, System Center 2012, Azure and Windows 8. Search Blogs.

Enterprise Agile: One Size Does Not Fit All

CIO Dashboard

Continuous, sustainable steering committee reviews help push critical program decisions, and a standard planning cycle creates visibility and effective management of enterprise dependencies. For instance, Scrum, the most popular and widely adopted agile method, concentrates on managing tasks within a team-based environment. A more radical approach, Extreme Programming (XP), zeroes in on software engineering while wrapping in novel approaches to boost quality.

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Kill Projects and Develop Agile Programs - Social, Agile, and.

Social, Agile and Transformation

I cover topics for Technologists from CIOs to Developers - agile development, agile portfolio management, leadership, business intelligence, big data, startups, social networking, SaaS, content management, media, enterprise 2.0 Kill Projects and Develop Agile Programs. The second issue to tackle is shifting from projects to programs. Lets contrast that with Programs. Programs imply a strategy and a number of efforts that align with the strategy.

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Project Portfolio Management: Why Now?

CIO Dashboard

Over the years as a consultant in the area of Project Portfolio Management (PPM), I’ve noticed that shifts in the economy prompt executives to consider adopting PPM. According to an industry analyst firm, “by 2016, 70% of the most profitable companies will manage their business processes using real-time predictive analytics or extreme collaboration.” In the end real results fall short due to ineffective scope, issue and dependency management. Guest post by Sanjay Sharma.

Seattle investors back Battlesnake, makers of a growing game that turns coding into competition

GeekWire

Co-founder and CEO Brad Van Vugt told GeekWire that “Battlesnake” sits at a “weird intersection between gaming and programming.” “It’s not education, we’re not teaching folks to program,” Van Vugt said.

The Ultimate High Performing Teams

CIO Dashboard

What I learned is that a high performing orchestra has some real similarities to business projects and program teams – at least how we hope that they will operate- and is composed of: highly skilled team members. An interesting aspect of Nierenberg’s program is that he sources all of the musicians locally and only conducts a short practice session before the program starts. Last week was a big one for me and for Diamond.

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Windows 11's DirectStorage tech will also come to Windows 10

TechSpot

Microsoft program manager Hassan Uraizee said the company is committed to ensuring that when developers adopt a new API, they can reach as many gamers as possible with it.

How to Kill Projects and Develop Agile Programs Part 1 - Social.

Social, Agile and Transformation

I cover topics for Technologists from CIOs to Developers - agile development, agile portfolio management, leadership, business intelligence, big data, startups, social networking, SaaS, content management, media, enterprise 2.0 How to Kill Projects and Develop Agile Programs Part 1. Last post I covered why product development organizations need to kill projects and move to agile programs Heres how: 1) Embrace, but control projects. crisis management. (3).

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Business Change Management Using Weak Signals

CIO Dashboard

A Fortune 500 company embarks on an ambitious program to implement a Master Data Management solution. Three years and a $100M later, executive leadership decides that too much money has been sunk into the program and the anticipated objectives have not been realized. The program is shut down. With all of the talk of business change management over the years, does anyone even know what it means or how to do it? How Can Project Managers Detect Weak Signals?

Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson: FedRAMP PMO Releases First.

Cloud Musings

Late today the FedRAMP Program Management Office released the first list of certified Third Party Assessment Organizations (3PAOs). qualifies 3PAOs according to two requirements: Independence and quality management in accordance with ISO standards. Cloudcuity Secure, Unified Cloud Management and Control Services. Currently, he serves as Vice President & General Manager Cloud Services for NJVC, LLC. Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson.

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Inside the Huddle: Connecting Strategy with Execution

CIO Dashboard

Business Strategy IT Strategy Project and Program Management CIO Diamond Digital IQ Execution IT Governance IT Investment IT Strategy & Leadership mobilization Project Management strategy Technology Innovation co-authored with John Sviokla. We’ve hit the point in the summer when football training camps are almost upon us one of our favorite times of the year.

3 Steps to Start Lean Portfolio Management

CEB IT

Organizations are increasingly looking to agile frameworks to manage costs while delivering value and agility effectively. But SAFe is a complex and multifaceted scaling framework, and successful implementation requires commitment from program and portfolio management leaders.

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Data Center Jobs: McKinstry

Data Center Knowledge

At the Data Center Jobs Board, we have a new job listing from McKinstry, which is seeking a Program Manager- Data Centers. Data Center Jobs

Microsoft is (mostly) killing off Flash at the end of 2020

TechSpot

Now, Microsoft program manager Suchithra Gopinath writes that the company is dropping support for Flash Player in Edge, Edge Legacy, and Internet Explorer on December 31, 2020

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Data Center Jobs: McKinstry

Data Center Knowledge

At the Data Center Jobs Board, we have a new job listing from McKinstry, which is seeking a Electrical Program Manager in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Read More. Data Center Jobs

Digital Master Tuning #89: How do you Measure Success of Strategy Execution Program?

Future of CIO

What are the multifaceted aspect or logical steps to measure the success of your strategy execution program? The complication is that this achievement is managed through the activities of individuals whose goals are linked to the strategic initiatives, so each of these individuals and their goals (SMART) must be actively managed to achieve success. Program Management are typical instruments for strategy execution.

Hire the Right Teachers for Better Security Awareness

CEB IT

This module on avoiding phishing scams at work is something every employee should want to know about and yet, like many security programs, this one is creating very little engagement. Finding the right talent with the right skills to lead your training program is critical.

Xbox Just Made a Compelling Argument to Buy a Xbox Series X at Launch. If You Have the Right TV

Gizmodo

In a press release this morning, Jason Ronald, Director of Program Management for Xbox Series X, said that the company’s next-gen console will launch with thousands of compatible games—going all the way back to the original Xbox—all thanks to backwards compatibility.

At Microsoft Build, a tech demo reborn as a sitcom

Computerworld Vertical IT

But at this week’s Build event, Scott Hanselman , Microsoft partner program manager, brought back some of the fun with a non-keynote keynote that played like a sitcom. Disclosure: Microsoft is a client of the author.

Improving the USMC’s Legacy Logistics System (GCSS-MC): A Business Opportunity

CTOvision

This includes modernization of GCSS-MC’s engineering, infrastructure, logistics and program management. Industries that are interested in helping SPAWAR System Center Atlantic (SSC LANT) improve a bloated old legacy system will be interested in the Global Command Support System Marine Corps (GCSS-MC). SSC LANT has been hired by Marine Corps to make this system faster. SSC LANT has formed an Integrated Product Team (IPT) (cross-functional teams. To read more please log in. Login.

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SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Can Small Businesses use Windows.

Sean Daniel

Yours Truly (Sean Daniel) talking about MultiPoint Varvid ‘s Aaron Booker caught up with influential blogger and Microsoft SBS Program Manager Sean Daniel to discuss how Multipoint ‘s traditionally education-focused offering can also work well for small- to medium-sized businesses. SeanDaniel.com [tech]. Technology Tips, Tricks & News Home | Technical Blog |. Photo Blog | E-Mail Me. Friday, May 20, 2011. Can Small Businesses use Windows MultiPoint Server?

Microsoft hands IT admins beefed-up Windows release health hub

Computerworld Vertical IT

This will be a phased rollout and we expect this information experience to be available to all applicable customers by the end of April," Mabel Gomes, senior communications program manager in the Windows group, said in a March 25 post to a company blog.

Gartner Focuses on Algorithms as the Foundation to Digital Business

Social, Agile and Transformation

As I've been saying on this blog for some time (see posts on agile thinking, cultural practices, and program management) digital transformation is not a bunch of business driven projects that have a beginning and an end. Gartner filled their opening keynote with lots of advice for the Digital CIO.

SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Small Business Server 7?Interview with.

Sean Daniel

Björn Levidow, Group Program Manager for SBS, tells us about some of the new enhancements in the next version of Windows Small Business Server 2008 (SBS 2008), currently called "SBS 7" for short. SeanDaniel.com [tech]. Technology Tips, Tricks & News Home | Technical Blog |. Photo Blog | E-Mail Me. Tuesday, October 05, 2010. Small Business Server 7–Interview with Björn Levidow.

CTOvision Pro: A Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

CTOvision

Enterprise architects, program managers and acquisition professionals gain insights into the rapidly shifting technology landscape. CTOvision Pro is our subscription based research and analysis service. CTOvision Pro provides subscribers with more in-depth research, analysis and reporting on topics that matter to enterprise IT.

Discovering Windows Server Codename ?Aurora? - SeanDaniel.com

Sean Daniel

Discovering Windows Server Codename “Aurora” HP has teamed up with Becky Och’s, one of our Senior Program managers on the team to talk about what’s in Windows Server Codename ”Aurora”, the new cloud integrated version of Small Business Server. SeanDaniel.com [tech]. Technology Tips, Tricks & News Home | Technical Blog |. Photo Blog | E-Mail Me. Monday, July 19, 2010.

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SeanDaniel.com [tech]: Windows Home Server ?Vail? Drive Extender.

Sean Daniel

Mark Vayman, a lead program manager on the Home and Small Business Server team just tossed out all the new features in Windows Home Server Drive Extender, version 2. SeanDaniel.com [tech]. Technology Tips, Tricks & News Home | Technical Blog |. Photo Blog | E-Mail Me. Tuesday, April 27, 2010. Windows Home Server “Vail” Drive Extender V2–New Features.

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Microsoft pauses free Windows 365 cloud PC trials after ‘significant demand’

The Verge

We have seen unbelievable response to Windows 365 and need to pause our free trial program while we provision additional capacity,” explains Scott Manchester , director of Windows 365 program management. Image: Microsoft.

Best IT and Tech Blogs – Must Read Information Technology Resources 2019

Galido

Dark Reading is a comprehensive news and information portal that focuses on IT security, helping information security professionals manage the balance between data protection and user access. CSO Online provides information on information security, business continuity, physical security, identity and access management, loss prevention and more. Information and announcements from Program Managers, Product Managers, Developers and Testers in the Microsoft Virtualization team.

Tech Blogs – Best Must Read Tech Resources 2019

Galido

Dark Reading is a comprehensive news and information portal that focuses on IT security, helping information security professionals manage the balance between data protection and user access. CSO Online provides information on information security, business continuity, physical security, identity and access management, loss prevention and more. Information and announcements from Program Managers, Product Managers, Developers and Testers in the Microsoft Virtualization team.