Monthly Archives: April 2019

Invest in resources. Maintain the change

Before commencing modernization, perform a careful analysis of the breadth and diversity of resources needed for a successful outcome. Project management and transformational leadership capabilities are as important as technical capabilities. Be highly selective in forming the team that oversees the effort. Choose people with a strong bias for change,…


Focus on the User and be Agile

When executing the modernization, look for ways to realize benefits faster. Avoid the “big bang” approach, in which you gradually build toward a single all-encompassing systems release. The results begin to be seen after many months. Divide the modernization road map into discrete delivery increments, releasing usable functions on a frequent release…