Archives of Business Analysis

Business analysts crack the code for IT/business alignment and integration

Regardless of the job boards or “skills in demand” surveys you watch, one of the fastest growing areas in IT is that of the Business Analyst. Now, it may end up taking some slightly different titles…Requirements Engineer, Service Manager, or even Business Process Modeler, but make no mistake, this is a critical job role for […]
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Blocking and tackling — establishing a culture of CSI

The more I read, and the older I get, the more focused I become on results. At the end of the day, people care about outcomes, and are less picky about the path we take to achieve them. Many of the success stories about ITIL are really success stories about the culture of CSI. You’ll […]
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Effective Methods of Software Testing Workshop

[button color=”#000000″ background=”#ff9900″ size=”large” src=”http://deepcreekcenter.com/class_schedule/category/effective-methods-of-software-testing”]Register Now![/button] Course Description Proactive Testing™ enables you to deliver better software in less time by doing more effective testing, while also providing the value that overcomes traditional user, manager, and developer resistance. Applying special strategies and techniques that spot many of the highest yet ordinarily-overlooked risks, Proactive Testing™ makes sure […]
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Effective Use Case Development

[button color=”#000000″ background=”#ff9900″ size=”large” src=”http://deepcreekcenter.com/class_schedule/category/effective-use-case-development”]Register Now![/button] Course Description This class presents an up-to-date, practical guide to use case writing. The class expands on the classic treatment of use cases to provide software developers with a “nuts-and-bolts” tutorial for writing. The course thoroughly covers introductory, intermediate, and advanced concepts in use case development. During the class […]
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Software Quality Assurance

[button color=”#000000″ background=”#ff9900″ size=”large” src=”http://deepcreekcenter.com/class_schedule/category/software-quality-assurance”]Register Now![/button] Course Description Proactive SQA™ is a key basis of significant value-enhancing revisions to IEEE SQA Std. 730’s often-resisted “traffic cop” enforcement of procedural compliance. SQA also addresses but is not synonymous with tail-end quality control (QC) testing, catching errors right before they go out the door when they are […]
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Modeling Techniques for the Business Analyst

[button color=”#000000″ background=”#ff9900″ size=”large” src=”http://deepcreekcenter.com/class_schedule/category/modeling-techniques”]Register Now![/button] Course Description The business analyst has become a pivotal role for information technology projects, responsible for bridging the gap between IT and the key business participants of any project. The business needs must be communicated in a way that supports business user validation as well as providing the foundation […]
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Business Analysis for the IT Professional

[button color=”#000000″ background=”#ff9900″ size=”large” src=”http://deepcreekcenter.com/class_schedule/category/business-analysis-for-the-it-professional”]Register Now![/button] Course Description The business analyst role has evolved from that of a business procedures analyst to that of a business liaison between the non-technical user community and the technical solution providers. This course provides proactive, introductory coverage of the knowledge and skills essential to business analysts today and the […]
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