Generally within the demand management, the managers should evaluate a portfolio of project requests by prioritizing the requests and approving or rejecting requests. To determine the best combination of projects, portfolio managers should use multiple criteria and analyses, including strategic and financial risks.
After the demands have been prioritized, multiple requirements can be derived. The webinar attendees learned how to define and elaborate on requirements, as well as the management process through the development and testing phases. They also learned how codeBeamer ALM software solution provides tight integration with Microsoft Office and advanced collaboration capabilities around requirements.
In DevOps the stress was on alignment between development and operations. While development departments are driven by user needs for frequent delivery of new features, the operations departments focus is more on availability, stability of IT services and IT cost efficiency. The participants learned how to handle different releases at different points in time and how to calculate the individual release efforts and the entire efforts spend.