Longstreet has helped organizations around the
globe solve problems. But it takes work. There are no short
cuts to solving software developments biggest problems.
David Longstreet assist organizations? He has
gathered industry-wide data from corporations of various sizes in a
variety of industries. This data can be used in combination with
your data and project information to derive the best possible estimates,
timelines, capacity levels, so on and so forth.
He has gathered "best
practices" from around the globe. Those practices that
actually work that can be easily implemented in any environment.
If your company is outsourcing its software development, then how are you
planning to manage your vendor? How do you know that the costs you receive
are within acceptable ranges? How do you know if your vendor is
If you asked any factory plant manager their capacity level, most
(probably all) could tell you capacity. How many CIO's can do the
same? CIO's are great at telling customers what can't be done, but
few can understand what can be done. As senior mangers become more
sophisticated, CIO's will no longer be let off the hook.
How should software projects be estimated? It takes time and effort
to create solid estimates. Estimates need to follow a formal
process. Estimates need to be explainable and they need to be revisable.
How do you allocate resources across projects? Just working
overtime is not the best solution to managing resource scarcity.
Organizations need to get a handle on the most efficient way to utilize
problem is your organization trying to solve? David Longstreet can
help you solve your problems. There are many
articles on this website that you may find useful. You can contact
David Longstreet directly at the email address below.
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