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Microsoft Solutions Framework Essentials (Pro-Developer)

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Publisher Comments:

Get the definitive guide to learning the foundational principles, mindsets, and best practices of the Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF), Version 4. Written by a solutions delivery expert, this hands-on guide offers practical examples and case studies to help you apply this adaptable, scalable framework to any project and effectively implement business-driven technology solutions.
Discover how to:
  • Establish an adaptable and flexible solution delivery life cycle
  • Incrementally define, design, build, stabilize and deploy solutions that address business needs
  • Implement a dynamic team model that promotes team agility
  • Manage solution delivery readiness at the individual, project team, and organizational level
  • Proactively minimize project risks
  • Meet release criteria and validate stakeholder expectations and user needs
  • Use governance activities and checkpoints at each stage of your project

About the Author

Michael S. V. Turner, DSc, PMP, has more than 18 years of engineering experience and is a senior manager with Microsoft Services headquarters where he helps develop tools, processes, and methodologies for solutions delivery. In addition, Mike is the founder of North Star Analytics, a company that builds artificial intelligence-based software based on his doctoral research.

Table of Contents

AcknowledgmentsIntroductionPart I: Solution Delivery FundamentalsChapter 1: What Is MSF and Is It Right for You?Chapter 2: Understanding Solution Delivery EnvironmentsChapter 3: Foundational Principles, Mindsets, and Proven PracticesChapter 4: Building an MSF TeamChapter 5: Managing Project RisksChapter 6: Establishing a Solution Delivery LifecyclePart II: Inner Workings of Solution DeliveryChapter 7: MSF Envision Track: Defining a SolutionChapter 8: MSF Plan Track: Planning a SolutionChapter 9: MSF Build Track: Building a SolutionChapter 10: MSF Stabilize Track: Stabilizing a SolutionChapter 11: MSF Deploy Track: Deploying a SolutionChapter 12: MSF Governance Track: Guiding the Solution DeliveryAppendix : MSFv3 CreditsAppendix : About the AuthorAppendix : Additional Resources for DevelopersAppendix : More Great Developer Resources

Product Details

ISBN:
9780735623538
Publisher:
Microsoft Press
Subject:
Management
Author:
Turner, Michael S. V.
Author:
Turner, Michael
Subject:
Programming - General
Subject:
Computer software
Subject:
Computer software -- Development -- Management.
Subject:
Project management - Planning
Subject:
Software Engineering - Programming and Languages
Subject:
Operating Systems - Windows
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Developer Reference
Publication Date:
20060831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
9 x 7.4 x 0.99 in 1.47 lb

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Computers and Internet » Software Engineering » Programming and Languages
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