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IT Release Management

A Hands-on Guide, 1st Edition

By Dave Howard

CRC Press

344 pages

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pub: 2011-07-13
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When implemented correctly, release management can help ensure that quality is integrated throughout the development, implementation, and delivery of services, applications, and infrastructure. This holistic, total cost of ownership approach allows for higher levels of system availability, is more cost effective to maintain, and increases overall s

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION. Overview. Basic Concepts. Release Management and Project Management: Kissing Cousins. Release Management Is Not Just for Software Development. The Release Lifecycle. Release Measures and Metrics. Selling Release Management. Appendix A: Release Policy. Appendix B: RACI Matrix. Appendix C: Release Deliverables Checklist. Appendix D: Master Test Plan.

About the Author

Dave Howard is the national business technology manager for Toyota Financial Services.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Production & Operations Management
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Project Management
COMPUTERS / Software Development & Engineering / General