HP announced its Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) Center 7.5, incorporating IT management capabilities dealing with issues such as product life cycle and IT services.The new PPM Center provides better integration with HP's other Business Technology Optimization software, such as the Service Management Center, the Quality Center, and the Universal Configuration Management Database. The Center also includes automated workflows; improved team collaboration tools; demand, portfolio, and resource management; and new e-Learning courses from HP Software Education Services, to increase end-user adoption and satisfaction.
HP PPM Center 7.5 is available now in both on-premise and software-as-a-service versions.ChannelWeb, Business Wire via MarketWatch
InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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