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Tools

10 Tools that Every Product Manager Should Have

Product management, which deals with the planning, forecasting, production, and marketing of products, has always been an important function within an organization. This is especially true in the case of software product based companies, big or small, who continuously face challenges to produce new features first and be the top player in the market. In such a scenario, it becomes a big challenge for a product manager, often known called the CEO of a product, to manage everything with traditional tools like a pencil and paper. Therefore, in this blog post,  I am going to discuss some of the best product management tools that a product manager should have.

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Top Technology Invesment Noes – Part 2 of 2

In the first part of this post we covered the best technology investments a business can make if they are looking to leverage technology to get a competitive advantage. In this post, we will cover the main types of investments you should avoid in the majority of situations. Unfortunately, many people are swept away by the possibilities of software investment and don’t take as close of a look at the projects they embark on as they should.

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Step by Step process to set up Helixbase solution with Sitecore 9.1

In my previous two blog posts, we went through the Sitecore XP0 9.1 installation process, reviewed some top common issues that come up while doing so, and proper ways to resolve them. If you have followed those steps correctly I am sure by now you have a successful instance for Sitecore running on your system.

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Cloud Adoption Strategy – Best Practices for Success

With 83% of enterprise workload projected to be running on the cloud by 2020 as per Forbes, it is necessary for companies to have a definitive cloud adoption strategy. Also noteworthy is the distribution of projected adoption of the type of cloud with 41% of enterprise workloads to be running on the public cloud (AWS, GCP, IBM, Azure, and the likes). Another 20% are projected to be taking the private cloud route and 22% opting for the hybrid cloud.

Adoption of the cloud in a business setting is not an overnight exercise. Companies need to acquire the skills and knowledge before initiating the cloud migration process, which needs to be backed by a solid strategy. With proper planning and execution of the strategy, companies can start reaping the fruits of the cloud. The top practices, a company should adopt for successful cloud adoption are outlined below:

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Scale Your Global Sitecore Business Platform for Real-Time Customers

Why should your team Scale Sitecore?

I decided to write this article because recently customers have been asking if they should move to the cloud and the steps for migrating their On-Premise Architecture to Cloud Scale.  If you have ever worked on a Sitecore Project or any software project with multiple team members, then you are well aware of the pitfalls of On-Premise management.  Scaling your platform in the cloud not only gives your team development and design benefits but also allows them to make strong cost-saving arguments to corporate management.

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