Virtual KVM Swtiches and PM Portal (OpenSource)

okvm - Open source virtual KVM solutions KVM switches allow a single operator to control multiple computers and they have evolved from patch panels and mechanical switches to digital KVM switches and KVM over IP devices. However they all involve some hardware switch device. The notion of "virtual KVM" involves using software to route the… Continue reading Virtual KVM Swtiches and PM Portal (OpenSource)

SimpleDiagrams, Git and jQuery Mobile

SimpleDiagrams FREE adobe air application to wireframe and design drafts The SimpleDiagrams Free Version has enough features to create your diagrams quickly and export your work to PNG. If you like what you see, you can update to the Full Version and you'll then be able too save your work, publish your diagrams to sites… Continue reading SimpleDiagrams, Git and jQuery Mobile

Wireframing using Eclipse and WireframeSketcher

WireframeSketcher - an Eclipse Wireframe plugin I came across WireFrameSketcher whilst looking for an easy to use, extensible wireframe tool for help show clients concepts and ideas. This product appealed to me because: WireframeSketcher is an addin to Eclipse WireframeSketcher is easy to use WireframeSketcher is modular - in other words screens and wireframes can… Continue reading Wireframing using Eclipse and WireframeSketcher

Project In A Box keeps on improving – free Prince2 project management software Project In A Box just goes from strength to strength. Now supplied in four versions including the community edition (CE); which is free. This software can be run in a portable mode enabling you to take the project management framework (Prince2) with you wherever you go, this is especially important for consultants who need… Continue reading Project In A Box keeps on improving – free Prince2 project management software

Komodo Editor for OpenSource

Komodo IDE 4 is the first unified workspace for end-to-end development of dynamic web applications. A rich feature set for client-side Ajax languages such as CSS, HTML, JavaScript and XML, coupled with advanced support for dynamic languages such as Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby and Tcl, enables developers to quickly and easily create robust web apps.… Continue reading Komodo Editor for OpenSource

Prince2 TiddlyWiki and Process map

Sometime ago I wrote a tiddlywiki on Prince2. Mostly notes and musings when I was taking the Prince II practitioners exam. Some of you may find it interesting. The thing I really liked was using the tiddlywiki wiki engine which allows you to create a completely self contained wikki that can be edited locally on… Continue reading Prince2 TiddlyWiki and Process map

The Prince II exam is changing…

Prince II the project management standard prevalent in the UK is changing. The new exam will not focus on the tedious three hour exam that you have to sit through (I had to do it and it was not enjoyable). Even though this exam is an open book exam, it's still fraught as the answers… Continue reading The Prince II exam is changing…

Prince2 Framework

What is PRINCE2 and who uses it? PRINCE2 is a project management methodology owned and maintained by the Office of Government Commerce in the UK. It summarises best practice from a variety of industries and backgrounds. PRINCE2 has been adopted by the NHS as its preferred methodology and a number of governments world wide are… Continue reading Prince2 Framework