The Project Management Methodology used by DTSL provides the entire suite of project management techniques needed to deliver a project on time, within budget and to specification.

While the description below describes how we undertake every activity within the Project Lifecycle, it is also entirely flexible as we are very conscious of the need to be adaptable and responsive in this ever-changing and evolving world we live in. 

Phase 1 – Project Initiation

  • Undertake a Needs Analysis of what is required
  • Liaison with relevant Stakeholders
  • Agree Timeframe and Targets
  • Agree Evaluation and Monitoring Arrangements

Phase 2 – Project Planning

  • Finalise Project Plan
  • Finalise Resource Plan
  • Finalise Financial Plan
  • Prepare Communications Plan
  • Prepare Procurement Plan

Phase 3 – Project Execution

  • Design & delivery of agreed metrics
  • Maintain effective communication with Stakeholders
  • Report on on-going project performance

Phase 4 – Project Closure

  • Final Project Closure Report

Projects to date include:

Technology Ireland ICT Skillnet

This is a government funded and industry-led project – the largest in the Skillnet Ireland family of over 70 networks.  Working under the aegis of Technology Ireland in Ibec, DTSL has responsibility for the overall management of this project.  A turnkey service from implementation to completion each year. 

Future in Tech

Over a three year period, this programme will help over 1,200 non-technical jobseekers to rapidly and easily develop new digital skills and access new job opportunities within the tech sector.

Open Ireland Network

Open Ireland Network is a community of individuals and organisations who are involved in the open ecosystem in Ireland, encompassing open source software, InnerSource, open source hardware, open data, open science, and open innovation.The network includes representatives from industry, public sector, academia and those who are personally involved in the open ecosystem.

Blockchain Ireland

Blockchain Ireland is a combined effort of government, state agencies and industry to help promote and share information on Blockchain in Ireland. It is a non-profit, member-led organisation that includes corporates, academics and industry professionals. The group meets on a monthly basis to share insights and expertise on Blockchain technology.