Microsoft Project Online – Providing Visibility & Tracking for Stakeholders

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The Office of Information Technology with the support of it’s Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO) is implementing Microsoft’s project management software, Microsoft Project Online. The EPMO received oniste training to roll out this important tool. Currently, the EPMO is in the process of rolling out the training for the OIT team members who will utilize […]

VoIP Statewide Project Update

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We are pleased to announce the launch of our statewide Voice over IP (VoIP) implementation project. Upon completion, the VoIP project will improve our voice, video, and collaboration capabilities throughout Alabama state government. The project will consist of a network infrastructure upgrade, new VoIP phones, video, and collaboration software. The VoIP statewide implementation project will […]

OIT EPMO Background

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  The OIT EPMO began in 2016 as the shared vision of former OIT Secretary Dr. Joanne Hale and the first EPMO Director, David Latham (now retired). The office was expanded in January 2017 to a cross-functional team of six Project Management (PM) and two Business Analyst (BA) professionals. Each staffing decision was carefully considered […]

How Does the EPMO Help State Agencies?

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State agency IT projects are often a significant investment—both in terms of cost and the use of agency resources. When a project succeeds, the agency, its service consumers, and taxpayers all benefit. While the functions of the OIT EPMO are quite broad, our primary mission is straightforward—to ensure the highest probability of success for state […]