Project Management
Apr 16, 2019

Absa migrates subsidiaries' banking platform from UK to SA

As part of its separation from Barclays, Absa has migrated the banking platform used by its subsidiaries from a UK-based data centre.

Apr 2, 2019

This is why you need to make your ERP vendor more responsible

Vendors failing to own the project is one of the main reasons why ERP projects fail, says Gerrit Olivier, MD of About IT.


Four attributes of mature project management organisations

A holistic approach to project management incorporates consistent methods, reliable processes, predictable outcomes and measurable results to deliver sustainable benefits, says Werner Meyer, founding director of ProjectLink.

Apr 1, 2019

Exploring project recovery

Don't always recover the project, rethink the business case, says Hannes van den Berg, MD of ProjectLink.


Keeping capital projects on a successful trajectory

The Project Definition Rating Index is a tool applied to various phases of a project life cycle to ensure its successful execution, says Werner Meyer, founding director of ProjectLink.


Seven must-haves for business intelligence success

There are seven key factors that can mean the difference between an analytics project succeeding or failing, says AccTech's Karl Dinkelmann.

Mar 11, 2019

Top tools for successful business analysts

To be a great BA, knowledge of the business, understanding the technical aspects, and a capability in the tools of the trade are vital, says Nosipho Rakoma, BA at BBD.

Mar 6, 2019

How to execute data migration properly

Key to the success of any data migration project is deciding which data to migrate and which to store.


Using project management to realise organisational capability

Strategic success is enabled by organisational capabilities, which can be created through organisational project management, says Hannes van den Berg, MD of ProjectLink.

Feb 21, 2019

SITA's cloud aspirations set to remedy its IT 'mess'

The agency sets itself an ambitious 1 April deadline to light up SA's first government cloud platform.


No one-size-fits-all competencies for project management

In today's era of digital disruption, there is no single template that can be applied to determine which core PM competencies are required.