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Jira
WhitepaperRally to Jira Capabilities Guide

Migrating from Rally to Jira? Our team of experts is ready to assist you with this process. We offer comprehensive…

Jira
WhitepaperTFS (Azure DevOps Server) to Jira Capabilities Guide

Migrating from Team Foundation Server to Jira? Our team of experts is ready to assist you with this process. To…

Data & Analytics
WhitepaperThe State of AI and Machine Learning in 2020

Many of us remember discussing the kinds of things computers would do in the far-off year of 2000. However, computers…

Cloud
WhitepaperExtending and Improving Cloud Adoption

Surely, you’ve heard a lot about the cloud lately. An impressive variety of services are available, from storage, hosting, data…

Product Management
WhitepaperHow Design Thinking Can Help Improve Team Collaborations

Design thinking is about more than design; it is about the work process involved in the design. Design thinking teaches…

Digital Marketing
WhitepaperHuman Centered Design: Structuring the Creative Process to the User

Human-centered design (HCD) is a mindset that approaches problem-solving with a focus on users. HCD requires designers to start projects from…

Agile
WhitepaperKanban Quick Start Guide

New Agile teams with limited experience usually encounter many of the same challenges during initial stages of formation. One of…

Data & Analytics
WhitepaperData Analytics Capabilities Guide

Data analytics has rapidly become a key differentiator for businesses, but improving your data analytics practices or leveraging new technology can be complex.…

Business Analysis
WhitepaperBusiness Analysis Capabilities Guide

Cprime's comprehensive Business Analysis Capabilities Guide is designed to arm business analysts at all levels with the critical skills necessary to…

Data & Analytics
Whitepaper10 Steps to Become a Blockchain Developer

Learn what it takes to break into one of the fastest growing professions. The blockchain market, by all accounts, is on…

DevOps
Whitepaper10 Steps to Become a DevOps Engineer

Learn what it takes to break into one of the most highly sought-after IT professions. There are some key metrics…

DevOps
Whitepaper10 Steps to Become a Kickass DevOps Engineer

Learn what it takes to break into one of the most highly sought-after IT professions. There are some key metrics…

Agile
WhitepaperAgile Retrospective Quick Start Guide

Within the context of Agile development, the Sprint Retrospective is a powerful technique that was designed to enable teams to…

Business Analysis
WhitepaperIDing and Identifying Project Stakeholders and Personas

Whatever the project justification and the goal, many things need to be done to ensure success. As Business Analysts, we…

Architecture
WhitepaperAWS Well-Architected Review

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is quickly growing and continues to introduce so many new features that it becomes challenging just to…

Agile
WhitepaperScrum Master Practitioner’s Guide

The role of the “Scrum Master” is one of the most sought-after job roles in recent years due to the…

Microsoft SharePoint
WhitepaperSharePoint Capabilities Guide

Equip your teams with the skills and knowledge needed to get the most out of your SharePoint platform. SharePoint expert…

DevOps
WhitepaperDevSecOps Playbook

In the IT industry, practicing DevOps has become a predominant way to improve the efficiency of teams. DevOps isn’t just…

Project Management
WhitepaperPMO Practitioner’s Guide

This project management guide contains valuable lessons to help you expedite your learning, maximize the value delivered to customers, and reap the benefits…

Microsoft SharePoint
WhitepaperWhy I HATE SharePoint eBook

Why is SharePoint so frustrating? From its unusual search function to its seemingly limited compatibility, there's a lot to make…

DevOps
WhitepaperDevOps in Action – Ops on Dev Teams

While the term DevOps was coined in 2009, it wasn't until recently that the DevOps community started focusing more on…

Business Analysis
WhitepaperThinking in Personas

Personas are one method to better understand what needs to be delivered to whoever your users are. It's important to…

Business Analysis
WhitepaperAdvice for New Business Analysts

This whitepaper provides invaluable advice for anyone who is new, or sort of new, to the Business Analyst career. Anyone…

Agile
WhitepaperSelling Agile Transformation to Upper Management

Although most organizations know that the ability to release a new product or new feature is imperative to their success,…

Business Analysis
Whitepaper10 Steps to Become a Data Scientist

Every day, there is more and more news confirming that data science is one of the fastest growing job markets. The…

Business Analysis
WhitepaperRethinking BPMN (Part 1): How to Build GOOD Process Models Using BPMN Myths, Misconceptions, Best Practices

Business Process Model and Notation (BPMN) has become the ‘de facto’ standard for modeling business processes.  BPMN’s main goal is…

Business Analysis
WhitepaperProblem Solving Techniques: Key Skills for BAs

Requirements elicitation happens at the beginning of a project, making it a critical phase that will make or break the…

DevOps
WhitepaperGetting Started with Continuous Delivery using SAFe®

Software has become critical to almost every organization’s success. In order to stay relevant and useful, your software development teams…

Business Analysis
WhitepaperRethinking BPMN (Part 2): The Process to Model Processes

In our last whitepaper (Rethinking BPMN (Part 1): What is a GOOD Process Model), we discussed what makes a process…

DevOps
Whitepaper5 Absolutely Non-Negotiable Prerequisites to Getting DevOps Right

DevOps and “DevOps-like” practices are going mainstream, and few high-performing IT teams have not implemented at least some processes and…

DevOps
WhitepaperSAFe® vs. DevOps

On the surface, comparing a productized program management framework like SAFe® and an open community-driven movement like DevOps may seem like…

DevOps
WhitepaperDevOps from 30,000 feet

DevOps is a complex system that is shaped from a variety of different innovators and contributors. Because of this, it…

DevOps
WhitepaperDevOps in an ITIL Shop

Can DevOps and ITIL coexist? This is a reasonable question when you compare the dynamism of DevOps with the methodical,…

DevOps
WhitepaperDevOps Enterprise eBook

DevOps enables companies to deliver IT products and services - internal or external - with higher quality and speed. It's…

Atlassian
WhitepaperThe Ultimate Guide to Reporting in Jira Align

The goal of this white paper is to explore the robust reporting capabilities offered through Jira Align (formerly Agilecraft) by…

Atlassian
WhitepaperThe Engaged Enterprise’s Guide to Scaling with Jira Align: Part 2 (Scaling from the Top Down)

In this two-part series of white papers, we’re exploring how organizations can scale Agile most effectively. It requires both a…

Atlassian
WhitepaperThe Engaged Enterprise’s Guide to Scaling Agile with Jira Align – Part 1

Scaling from the Bottom Up In this white paper we’re going to dive deep into how organizations can scale Agile…

Atlassian
WhitepaperSlack to the Future: How to get the most from your tech stack

Leverage Slack enterprise collaboration to drive better investment and outcomes from your tools while focusing on your mission critical objectives.…

SAFe
Whitepaper2nd Annual Agile at Scale Report 2019

The Agile at Scale Survey for 2018 includes a number of new and exciting insights as well as confirmations for…

AWS
WhitepaperThe Business Value of AWS

In this whitepaper, you’ll see how you can use AWS to adapt to a changing interconnected market, and take advantage…

AWS
WhitepaperAWS Security Best Practices

This whitepaper is intended for existing and potential customers who are designing the security infrastructure and configuration for applications running…

AWS
WhitepaperHow AWS Pricing Works

Amazon Web Services (AWS) helps you move faster, reduce IT costs, and attain global scale through a broad set of…

AWS
WhitepaperAWS Cloud Adoption Framework (Security Perspective)

The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Adoption Framework1 (CAF) provides guidance for coordinating the different parts of organizations migrating to…

Agile
WhitepaperSolutions for Agile Governance in the Enterprise (Sage)

Agile Project, Program, and Portfolio Management for Development of Hardware and Software Products Solutions for Agile Governance in the Enterprise…

AWS
WhitepaperOverview of Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the leading cloud services platform that offers computing power, database storage, content delivery and tons…

Atlassian
WhitepaperScaling Agile with Atlassian and SAFe®

Together, with Atlassian, we are proud to release the “Scaling Agile with Atlassian and SAFe®” white paper This solution provides…

Atlassian
WhitepaperTips to Make a Lean, Mean ITSM Machine with Atlassian

The ITSM mindset is shifting. In response, IT teams are switching to leaner, more agile approaches that value ease of…

Agile
WhitepaperContested Development: Finding Pragmatism in Agile & DevOps

Our task is to deconstruct the what and why of Agile and DevOps. We’ll tackle Agile and DevOps in nine…

Atlassian
WhitepaperScaling Agile Survey 2017

Scaling Agile Report 2017” surveys professionals interested in Agile practices to see how companies view the importance of scaling their…

Agile
WhitepaperAgile Vox: Scrum for Hardware?

This article was released in the Scrum Alliance's very first edition of Agile Vox Magazine, and is based on Cprime's…

Agile
WhitepaperAn Introduction to Software Services Lifecycle Management (SSLM)

HOW SSLM CAN HELP YOUR TEAM REACH PEAK EFFICIENCY More and more, software is at the root of many businesses…

Agile
Whitepaper11 Lessons Learned from Agile Hardware Development

Abstract A previous paper by the author, Agile Processes for Hardware Development, argued that a Scrum process should be effective…

Agile Metrics
Whitepaper2017 State of DevOps Report

Today, DevOps is an understood set of practices and cultural values that has been proven to help organizations of all…

Agile
WhitepaperAgile Processes for Hardware Development

  Hardware and software development are quite different, in terms of the concrete developmental activities. Thus it might seem that…

Agile
WhitepaperHarvard Business Review: Agile Practices

By: Harvard Business Review Agile development practices have steadily risen to become a trusted and preferred method of development for…

Agile
WhitepaperUX in an Agile World

In a traditional waterfall work flow, User Experience (UX) specialists have plenty of time up front to research and incorporate…

Agile
WhitepaperA Real Release Planning Experience

Medium to large-size organizations that develop software products with a Scrum process typically have multiple Scrum Teams that must collaborate.…

Agile
WhitepaperRecipes for Agile Governance in the Enterprise

Author: Kevin Thompson, Ph.D., PMP, ACP, CSP Agile Practice Lead cPrime, Inc. Paper Abstract: The term governance refers to a…

Agile
WhitepaperWhen Scrum Isn’t Agile Enough

Article from cPrime's Agile Coach, Jeff Howey. On matters of Scrum and Agile. I’ve rarely run into scenarios where a…

Agile
WhitepaperScrum in the Enterprise: Common Issues

Free Scrum White Paper. Add to Cart & Download Today! "Scrum in the Enterprise" is a white paper written by…

Agile
WhitepaperHow Agile should your Project be

How Agile should your Project be? A Mathematician Derives the Answer Abstract Advocates of agile development claim that agile software…

Agile
WhitepaperScrum FAQ

The everything you need to know guide! Scrum differs from traditional "waterfall" approaches to project management in many ways, but…

Scaling Agile
WhitepaperAgile PMO

Download the Agile PMO WhitePaper Learn How Enterprise Companies Adopt Agile at the Portfolio, Program & Project Management.   Abstract:…

Agile
WhitepaperThe Price of Uncertainty

The Price of Uncertainty: All estimates are subject to uncertainty, and project schedules are no exception. A schedule consists of…