Atekpc - pmo management autor: goude2017 • december 26, 2017 • 849 words (4 pages) • 13 views light pmo- strider's thought of going with a light pmo instead of a heavy pmo model could be a second alternative to successfully implement pmo in atekpc. Ist 609 group 2: ahmed arafat haoyue guan ruochen sui kamoldis theamkachit hathaiwan vongsuwan. In the atekpc case, the midsize pc manufacturer is facing the need to increase efficiency and cut costs in order to compete in an industry whose growth has slowed, and to do this it has been as touched on in the text, the solution seems to be found in the pmo-heavy versus pmo-light debate. The atekpc project management office case overview atekpc is a mid-sized us pc maker with sales of $ 19 billion and employed 2100 full time this case discusses most of the obstacles to establishing a pmo (project management office) are beyond the cio and pmo manager's control. The project management office was deemed a positive investment that would become beneficial to atekpc overtime however, since its inception pmo encounter many obstacles atekpc's corporate culture and mentality resisted the change.
Atekpc project management office presents one company's efforts to apply a project management software organization, or pmo, and also the challenges they faced by doing this. In extreme case for pmo-heavy model, none of the project would operate outside the management and direct control of the pmo pmo-heavy seems to be the best model for atekpc, but the management should recognize that they would not be able to gain acceptance immediately from this.
Your case study is providing guidance for john strider, the atekpc cio the problem analysis should address the recent trends in the pc market, and how they two major alternatives are described, pmo-light and pmo-heavy your alternatives should address those two approaches, as well as a. Purpose and mission of project management office the main reason for the need of pmo in atekpc was to provide a standardized platform to manage the projects and to plan the processes of the initiatives. Pmo management-pmo office which was believed to improve the process efficiencies at atekpc was facing numerous issues in terms of authority, resources allocation and whether to go with heavy pmo or light pmo models in terms of authority concerns were to take a top bottom or bottom up. John strider, atekpc's chief information officer (cio), had strong convictions that the pmo-light model was the way to go he had held back on hiring fill time employees for the pmo and was moving very slowly and cautiously so as not to violate atekpc's culture.
Pmo-heavy and pmo-light 5what are the characteristics of each proposed model for the atekpc pmo pmo-heavy -full staff of project managers case analysis guidelines & suggestions content: your case write-up should focus on and answer all the key questions in the syllabus - do not. Atekpc project management office harvard case solution & analysis for many organizations, this means strengthened project management skills, processes and management structure in the organization through the introduction of project management office (pmo. 1 what is the purpose and mission of a pmo mission: deliver successful it projects build project management maturity at the organizational level keep management and project community informed serve as the organization's authority on it project management practices.
What were the changes in atekpc's business environment that caused the company to introduce a pmo consider among other factors the program management performance domains from your week 1 readings found in chapter 2 of the program management standard which include. Home » case solutions » atekpc: project management office perceiving the part that it would play in empowering atekpc to react to the business weights, the senior official had upheld the production of a pmo inside it. Into two parts: project-focused and enterprise-oriented additional resources for pmo two pmo models: pmo-heavy and pmo-light pmo to be a 2 adjust and modify as pmo implementation proceeds as a group, we studied atekpc case study provided by harvard business school. John strider, atekpc's chief information officer (cio), had strong convictions that the pmo-light model was the way to go he was also concerned about the many issues that the pmo implementation had already raised were small steps building on small successes going to get the job done fast enough.
1 what is the purpose and mission of a pmo the mission statement defines achievable and measurable objectives and identifies the responsibilities, and hence services, of the pmo the general purpose of a pmo was to realize the benefits that came from consistent project practices such as it. Case analysis the atekpc project management office case overview atekpc is a mid-sized u - atekpc introduction project management :- organizing projects and efficient resource utilization identify the stakeholders and what is their level of involvement. Pmo-heavy as the best model for atekpclight the delays from this approach might compromise their ability to provide pmo services and to demonstrate its atekpc finds itself by: kmo greene the atekpc project management assignment/case study solution the atekpc project.
The atekpc project management office case study was assigned for this class to provide an overview of the by reading the case of atekpc project management office, people will find many problems challenges to overcome: light or heavy • pmo vision and role were not clearly defined. 28 mar the atekpc project management office case study was assigned for this class to provide an overview of the challenges faced by at the one extreme, pmo-heavy was characterized by a full staff of project managers who assumed responsibility for the management of all it projects. According to the atekpc project management office case, the purpose of a pmo is to fulfil the need for greater discipline in managing it projects pmo-heavy meant a full staff of project managers had to be responsible for all it projects while pmo-light meant minimal staff of experts would work.