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Get with the BABOK

Gathering and documenting requirements to develop software is often seen by business analysts as their core task. Actually, they are there to deliver value to the business—everything else is secondary. One of the first things I ask aspiring business analysts is how...

Planning is key to success for business analysts

Technology has become the indispensable foundation for any successful business, and yet the process for translating business requirements into effective software remains a weak point. One of the key reasons for failure is the requirements-gathering process—the work of...

4 Ways To Protect ERP Systems From Advanced Threats

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems are more important than ever—and more vulnerable. Outdated thinking about ERP security is now posing a massive threat to corporate data, and making companies vulnerable to cyber-attacks. Four areas should be the focus for...