Data Storage Technology Toolkit: best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics

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Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Data Storage Technology Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Data Storage Technology related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Data Storage Technology specific requirements:


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Data Storage Technology Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...


STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 912 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Data Storage Technology improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 912 standard requirements:

  1. What needs improvement?

  2. How can we become the company that would put us out of business?

  3. What is the implementation plan?

  4. How frequently do we track measures?

  5. When is the estimated completion date?

  6. Do you keep 50% of your time unscheduled?

  7. How can skill-level changes improve Data Storage Technology?

  8. Design Thinking: Integrating Innovation, Data Storage Technology, and Brand Value

  9. How do we do risk analysis of rare, cascading, catastrophic events?

  10. Explorations of the frontiers of Data Storage Technology will help you build influence, improve Data Storage Technology, optimize decision making, and sustain change


Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Data Storage Technology book in PDF containing 912 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Data Storage Technology self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Data Storage Technology Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Data Storage Technology areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Data Storage Technology Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:

 

STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Data Storage Technology projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Data Storage Technology Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Data Storage Technology project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Closing Process Group: Specific - Is the objective clear in terms of what, how, when, and where the situation will be changed?

  2. Quality Audit: What experience do staff have in the type of work that the audit entails?

  3. Activity Duration Estimates: What is PMP certification, and why do you think the number of people earning it has grown so much in the past ten years?

  4. Source Selection Criteria: Comparison of each offer's prices to the estimated prices -are there significant differences?

  5. Activity Duration Estimates: Which includes asking team members about the time estimates for their activities and reaching agreement on the calendar date for each activity?

  6. Activity Duration Estimates: Who has the PRIMARY responsibility to solve this problem?

  7. Cost Management Plan: Have the key elements of a coherent Data Storage Technology project management strategy been established?

  8. WBS Dictionary: Do work packages reflect the actual way in which the work will be done and are they meaningful products or management-oriented subdivisions of a higher level element of work?

  9. Assumption and Constraint Log: Does the document/deliverable meet general requirements (for example, statement of work) for all deliverables?

  10. Activity Duration Estimates: Briefly describe some key events in the history of Data Storage Technology project management. What Data Storage Technology project was the first to use modern Data Storage Technology project management?

 
Step-by-step and complete Data Storage Technology Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Data Storage Technology project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix


2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Data Storage Technology project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Data Storage Technology project Scope Statement
  • 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
  • 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
  • 2.9 WBS Dictionary
  • 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
  • 2.11 Activity List
  • 2.12 Activity Attributes
  • 2.13 Milestone List
  • 2.14 Network Diagram
  • 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
  • 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
  • 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
  • 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.19 Data Storage Technology project Schedule
  • 2.20 Cost Management Plan
  • 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
  • 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.23 Cost Baseline
  • 2.24 Quality Management Plan
  • 2.25 Quality Metrics
  • 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
  • 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
  • 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
  • 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
  • 2.30 Communications Management Plan
  • 2.31 Risk Management Plan
  • 2.32 Risk Register
  • 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
  • 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
  • 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
  • 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
  • 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
  • 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
  • 2.39 Change Management Plan


3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log


4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Data Storage Technology project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance


5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Data Storage Technology project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned

 

Results

With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Data Storage Technology project with this in-depth Data Storage Technology Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Data Storage Technology projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Data Storage Technology and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Data Storage Technology investments work better.

This Data Storage Technology All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.

 

Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.

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  • 5
    Your book is interesting and contains timely topics.

    Posted by Dianne L. on 5th Sep 2018

    DIANNE L Chief Learning Officer

  • 5
    Thank you for providing these valuable resources.

    Posted by HANS D. on 5th Sep 2018

    HANS D. Integration & Solution Architect

  • 5
    Thank you, this is perfect - I will certainly be recommending Self Assessment dashboards to all - I can not wait to tell my colleagues on Monday.

    Posted by MEL F. on 3rd Sep 2018

    MEL F. Change Management Professional

  • 5
    Thank you! I have found a lot of great information in the text so far. I plan to use your book as one of our references as we build out our SDDC and gladly leave an online review.

    Posted by CRAIG T. on 3rd Sep 2018

    CRAIG T. Chief Technology Officer

  • 5
    It is a pleasure to know about new tools to improve our performance. Let me congratulate to you about your new achievement.

    Posted by Marta C. on 6th Aug 2018

    MARTA C., Cybersecurity and Antifraud Consultant

  • 5
    Thank you for the excel dashboard. It is so powerful.

    Posted by TAHAR H. on 6th Aug 2018

    TAHAR H. Researcher at Institute of Economic Analysis and Prospective Studies

  • 5
    Thank you, these are great!

    Posted by NATALIE F. on 5th Aug 2018

    NATALIE F. Healthcare Information Technology Consultant

  • 5
    I will use everything extensively to prepare for an audit scheduled in Dec and Jan for an important automotive customer.

    Posted by Bruno C. on 4th Aug 2018

    Bruno C. ICT Director

  • 5
    I have been looking at the document, and it is quite extensive.

    Posted by PENGILLY W. on 3rd Aug 2018

    PENGILLY W. Director IT & Logistics at a leading University