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Revolutionise your Career…..Learn Cloud Computing

  • Published on January 16, 2019
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Cloud Computing is the latest skill, that is moving into employment market today.  It supersedes a time where businesses relied  on IT professionals, typically between 1985-2008.  This is referred to as the client-server model era. These IT professionals were employed to ensure that services were designed, deployed and run in a highly efficient and highly […]

Why should Enterprise & Solution Architects take TOGAF Parts 1 & 2?

  • Published on January 9, 2019
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Because…….Part 1 (TOGAF Foundation) only covers the theory, whereas Part 2 (TOGAF Certified) covers the practical, hands-on knowledge and experience required for real enterprise and solution architects.  If you want to learn how to really use TOGAF, you need to do both….here is why? TOGAF is a framework for developing complex solutions.  By complex solutions, […]

What are the Benefits of using the Scaled Agile Framework?

  • Published on December 3, 2018
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The Scaled Agile Framework, known as SAFe for Lean Enterprises, is a large knowledge base of proven, principles, practices and competencies, that integrates cultural change practices for Lean, Agile and DevOps. The diagram below, shows the latest full version (v4.6) of the framework: By proven, I mean that all the work contained within the framework, […]

How Does Modern Musical Composition Echo The Trend of Big Data

  • Published on November 23, 2018
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I was very fortunate in 2011 to be awarded a Leading Edge Forum Grant to perform distinguished research on In-Memory Data Grid technologies (IMDG).  At the time, the term Big Data had not been coined, or at least I had never heard of it.  The 3 months of intensive study and research for the CSC […]

What is Robotic Process Automation?

  • Published on November 12, 2018
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Robotic process automation, or RPA for short, is an emerging technology that allows you to automate business processes. It does this by mimicking the work of one or more users. I’ve seen this technology running on a thin-client machine, where the aim of the original business process was to create consulting codes. The diagram below, […]

How To Select A Cloud Adoption Roadmap in 10 Steps

  • Published on October 15, 2018
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Many CIOs, CTOs and business leaders are all working through their cloud strategies. Most large companies in Australia have adopted a hybrid cloud approach, using both private and public cloud services. In this blog, I’ll  outline 10 critical steps on how you can create a cloud adoption roadmap and then align this roadmap to your […]