Project Management Institute

At Cray better planning ensures timely product releases

Because of the complexity of product development, Cray Research, Inc., like most computer companies, divides its software and hardware projects into separate efforts, with each project further segmented into manageable pieces. While this makes for a sensible design effort, it also creates its own set of problems: all of the pieces must eventually work together.
registered user content locked

Log in or join PMI to gain access

or Account Registration

Advertisement

Advertisement

Related Content

  • PM Network

    Government Race to AI member content locked

    The U.S. government is committing nearly US$1 billion toward artificial intelligence (AI) for nondefense R&D initiatives in 2020. It's the first time the government had given AI its own budget line,…

  • PM Network

    Auto Pilot member content locked

    By Hermans, Amanda Commercial drones are flying closer to a mainstream future. In October, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) named United Parcel Service (UPS) the first official drone airline. The…

  • PM Network

    Construction member content locked

    By Bishel, Ashley | Hermans, Amanda After decades of resistance to change, the stubborn construction industry has designs on a digital transformation. The industry-wide shift to improve communication efficiencies, project accuracy and…

  • PM Network

    IT member content locked

    By Bishel, Ashley | Hermans, Amanda Mounting cyberthreats will likely guide hiring decisions for 2020 and beyond. One-third of global CEOs pointed to cybersecurity as the top threat to their organizations' growth, according to a KPMG…

  • PM Network

    Healthcare member content locked

    By Bishel, Ashley | Hermans, Amanda Healthcare leaders have to stay ahead of a lot of pain points: rising costs, new models of care and data security concerns—to name a few. And as the industry continues to inch toward digitization,…

Advertisement

Publishing or acceptance of an advertisement is neither a guarantee nor endorsement of the advertiser's product or service. View advertising policy.