Get Game-Changing Guidance from Cutter Consortium’s Global Team of Experts
Through a variety of services that range from onsite consulting to executive education and coaching, Cutter’s Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies experts are helping organizations worldwide grapple with technology strategy, technology-empowered business strategy, IT strategy and implementation, leadership, risk management, change management, and sustainable innovation.
Every IT project should deliver business value. The challenge is that traditional project management and PMOs focus on "on time" and "on budget," not achievement of business value. Cutter's Value Project Portfolio Management (Value-PPM) approach ensures organizations achieve all three goals.
It is critical to know that the organizations to whom your organization has entrusted its data handling and processing functions have sound and effective information security and privacy programs.
The Consortium's Senior Consultants deliver the required objectivity, providing you with an analysis of the tool investments you are considering, and some you may not have considered, making recommendations based on your organization's needs and abilities.
Cutter Senior Consultants and Fellows are experts at facilitating both business and IT strategy sessions.
If extreme busyness and/or a reduction of strategic planning staff has left your enterprise without the time or dedicated staff to anticipate future trends and prepare for the effect new developments will have on it, Cutter Consortium's Fellows and Senior Consultants can fill that void
Cutter's team will then help you identify the appropriate sourcing options and help you derive a short list of potential vendors, including their strengths and weaknesses.
Cutter Consortium is available for risk assessments, network assessments, application reviews, security-oriented design reviews, site and facility surveys, and configuration or source code reviews.
We can help you install and configure applications, deploy security systems as well as intrusion detection systems. Our operations support services include firewall and critical infrastructure management, incident response, system administration. If desired, we can even serve as acting-Chief Security Officer (CSO) while you conduct a search.
Rebecca Herold will create Security and Privacy Policies, Procedures, Standards and Guidelines policies, procedures, standards and guideline for your organization.
Roadmapping: The T-Plan Approach to Identifying and Exploring Strategic, Innovation and Business Opportunities
Dr. Rob Phaal will work with your organization to tailor the S-Plan method to its specific needs and its business context, and help your organization understand how to use roadmaps at the front end of strategy and innovation to support identification and exploration of opportunities and then later to develop and implement strategic plans.
Roadmapping: The S-Plan Approach to Identifying and Exploring Strategic, Innovation and Business Opportunities
Learn how to use a powerful, structured framework approach to address three key questions every organization must continuously consider: Where do we want to go? Where are we now? How can we get there?
Get assistance and ongoing support risk management oversight and guidance for your enterprise.
By framing the questions explicitly in terms of a worst case; switching perspectives and allowing people to describe the best case; examining blame-free, blameworthy, and partial failures, and employing additional techniques, Tim Lister is able to overcome the hesitation that prevents most people in most companies from articulating many risks they are aware of.
The Consortium is prepared to help you throughout the lifetime of your sourcing agreement.
IT Organizational Assessments examine the strengths and weaknesses of your organization so you can capitalize on the former and correct the latter.
The Optimization Review, typically two days, is designed to identify the most promising opportunities for change by identifying what separates a company from the norm. This unique approach, developed by Tom DeMarco and Tim Lister, is designed to finesse change resistance, and has proven repeatedly to be both a tremendous morale-builder and an extremely effective change mechanism.
The offshore outsourcing specialists on Cutter Consortium's team are prepared to lead trips to India, Poland, or other countries, for client companies that are investigating offshore opportunities.
Steering complex deals requires fine-tuned negotiation skills — skills most IT executives are not trained in. But Cutter Senior Consultant Sara Cullen is. With a doctorate in contracts and the experience of assisting more than 140 deals, you could not put a better expert on your team than Sara Cullen.
Take advantage of the opportunity to take a more thorough look at how efficient and productive your software development efforts are ... and can be.
Cutter Consortium will help you put a strategic planning process and a strategic plan in place.