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The Evolution of Re-Hosting (Part 2). 4 steps to get there

Re-host diagram.pngBy:  Rick Truesdale, AMOD Senior Sales Consultant, Hewlett Packard Company

 

The writing’s on the wall – it’s time to transition your legacy IT to a modern platform that will utilize the latest technology and keep your company competitive.  Here are the four steps to do that and minimize risk along the way.

3 challenges to a successful Business Transformation

Wave.jpgBy:  Goran Strangmark, Managing Consultant, Hewlett Packard Company

 

The tidal wave of Mobile, Cloud, Big Data and Social is about to crash upon you.  Here are three key challenges to prepare for as you launch your Business Transformation 

HP’s Applications TEW can accelerate your journey to the New Style of IT (VIDEO)

road and clouds.jpgFeaturing:  Daniel Amor, Lead Consultant, Hewlett Packard Company

 

The challenge of moving to the New Style of IT is fully understanding the integration requirements it imposes on your IT services and the impact on your existing Systems of Record. 

 

The HP Applications Transformation Experience Workshop (TEW) accelerates your understanding of these factors and the success of your applications transformation project.

 

Click on “Read Blog Article” below to learn more and access an introductory video featuring HP Lead Consultant Daniel Amor.

Configuring a Requirements Management Tool

rubble and city.jpgBy:  James (Jim) R. Hughes, Global Business Analysis Capability Leader, Hewlett Packard Company

 

Good requirements are the foundation upon which good systems are built. If the foundation isn’t right, the system will collapse into a pile of rubble.  Here’s how we do it at HP ...

HP's collaborative ecosystem delivers the 'George Clooney' of Apps

image from registration page.jpgFeaturing:  Paul Evans, WW Lead Application Transformation, Hewlett Packard Company

 

What does HP’s new ecosystem partnership program for Applications Transformation have in common with George Clooney?  Click on “Read Blog Article” below to find out.

Blue Collar Transformation Consulting

Blog teaser.jpgBy: Joe Gherardi, Transformation Consulting Leader, Hewlett Packard

 

There’s a difference between knowing and doing.  That’s why you should look for a “blue collar” Transformation Consultant for your next applications transformation project.

The Evolution of Re-Hosting (Part 1). The time is now.

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By:  Rick Truesdale, AMOD Senior Sales Consultant, Hewlett Packard Company

 

Out with the old and in with the new – sounds so simple.  Of course there’s more to it than that when migrating from legacy IT systems to modern re-hosting solutions. 

 

We start by reviewing how we got to where we are today . . .

Am I really a Thought Leader?

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By:  Andy Smith, Agile Coach and Project Manager, Hewlett Packard Company

 

These days, the term ‘thought leader’ is casually tossed about.  I never gave it serious consideration until someone told me that I’m a Thought Leader.

 

This seems like a good time to give it some thought and figure out what it really means to be a Thought Leader.

Are "hard" and "complex" requirements the same? Not on your life .

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By:  Leroy Mason, A Global Chief Technologist, Hewlett Packard Company

 

Obtain insight into the level of difficulty of requirements and their impact when transforming your applications to a COTS solution.

 

 

Riding the Next Innovation Wave

Wave.jpgBy:  James (Jim) R. Hughes, Global Business Analysis Capability Leader, Hewlett Packard Company

 

What will the next wave of innovation be?  Let’s find out.

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  • Bryan Coapstick is the Director of Mobile Innovation at HP. In this role, he is responsible for driving strategic mobility initiatives and key industry partnerships to enable clients the ability to leverage the mobile channel to effectively reach their customers. Bryan’s expertise lies with several Fortune 200 companies in both public and private sectors that focus on business technology and emerging strategies. Bryan demonstrates innovative leadership though public speaking, panel discussions and blogging on the various ways mobility is changing our daily lives.
  • Benjamin Romberg has over twenty five years experience in the IT industry, the last twelve of which have been as a testing professional. He has experience as a test analyst, performance tester, automation specialist, test lead, test manager, test consultant and test executive. He has worked on all types of testing engagements ranging from small web based applications through to core system upgrades. Benjamin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Genetics, a Post Graduate Degree in Software Engineering and an Executive Masters in Business Administration. Benjamin now leads HP’s Testing and Quality Assurance Practice in Asia Pacific and Japan.
  • Master Business Consultant and Distinguished SE with 35+ years of IT experience, specializing in SOA and Integration.
  • Daniel Amor (EMEA, AMOD, Cloud, Portals, Web Apps and SOA domain expert): Daniel has designed, won, led and delivered large-scale, complex applications-related projects by acting as a trusted advisor to clients. Daniel conducts regular training and client-facing sessions, and he has authored six books and numerous articles in European and US-based magazines and newspapers on IT change. He is a regular lecturer and he speaks on Portals, E-Business and Cloud.
  • Solutions Architect working at HP since 2002 with focus on Applications Modernization, located at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Managing Consulting specialising in Business Transformation and Value Management for Defence, Healthcare, Public Sector, Criminal Justice and Telecommunications.
  • Jim has been with HP for 33 years and currently leads a global Strategic Capabilities Management team, with a specific focus on Business Analysis and Configuration Management. Jim also manages a team within the US State, Local, and Education division of HP. He was a member of the IIBA committee that created a Business Analyst Competency Model and he participated in the development of IEEE standards. Jim graduated from Harvard University, the University of British Columbia, and Ottawa Theological Hall. He currently lives in Toronto, Canada.
  • Jim Judge currently leads Digital and Mobile products strategy within HP Enterprise Services. He is a seasoned senior product management and marketing executive that has built and led high-performance teams designing and delivering enterprise products and services into Global 2000 and Government clients. He has more than 20 years’ experience in mobility, data and cloud-based management technologies. Previously, Jim was the HP Enterprise Services Global Offering Manager for Mobility Management and Virtualization services. Before joining HP, he spent 14 years as a founding principal of Cambridge Consulting, working with Fortune 500 vendors and users on their SaaS, mobility and system software products. His clients included HP, Nokia, AT&T, Oracle, VMWare, Citrix and Microsoft. Judge holds a BA from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a Masters in Business from Wake Forest University with a concentration in IT Systems Management. He is also an Adjunct Professor, having taught services marketing in the graduate program at Wake Forest University School of Business. He resides in Greensboro, NC, with his wife and three children.
  • Global product marketing manager for HP Enterprise Services SAP Services
  • CRM enthusiast, avid techie
  • Parminder Sohal is the Director of Mobile Innovation at HP. In this role, he is responsible for driving strategic mobility initiatives, key industry partnerships and relationships to enable clients to leverage the mobile channel to both extend their brands and more effectively reach their customers, constituents, partners, and employees. Parminder is an active participant in various industry advisory councils to help government and industry exchange information and collaboration on technology issues in various industries. Parminder is also a member of HP Mobility and Testing Global Technical Console team.
  • Ragavendran has Widespread experience in Functional Consulting Microsoft Dynamics CRM solutions across various domains- Banking &Financial Services , FMCG, Travel & Transport and across various geographies such as USA, Asia pacific & Oceania
  • Shefali Dua is leading Worldwide BPaaS Strategy & Solution Innovation team at HP Enterprise Services as the Solution Innovation Manager. Her focus is currently assisting in planning and delivery of industry solutions for verticals like social media, big data, mobility and security on the HP Enterprise Cloud offerings for CRM Technologies.
  • Vijay Seetharaman is an Enterprise Architect within HP Enterprise Services - Industry Transformation Consulting practice, focusing on Cloud and Mobility
  • An Enterprise Architect who is interested in everything to do with data management and analytics.
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