Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Network Management Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Network Management 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 Network Management specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Network Management 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 993 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Network Management improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 993 standard requirements:
- How can one obtain clear end-to-end operational visibility from users to application services, in real-time, with existing tools, and without a huge investment in network taps and agents?
- Which parts of the network ÃÂÃÂ which applications, services, virtual machines, physical machines, data centers, routers, switches and fiber ÃÂÃÂ do particular customers depend on?
- Should a distinction be made between general information that is publicly available and more detailed information for embedded generators and demand side response proponents?
- What should be included in a stock route network management plan to ensure the plan is useful for making decisions about issuing permits and operational matters?
- Are groups, roles, and responsibilities for logical management of network components assigned and documented in the firewall and router configuration standards?
- Does the supply network model have implications for how organizations use individual supply chain operations to leverage relationships and compete effectively?
- Does the it organization perform performance monitoring as well as short and long term project planning for the system and network infrastructure components?
- How feasible is it to use a smart network camera as the central hub of a system gathering, storing and analyzing sensor data usable for building management?
- What features for Key Management, Encryption, Authentication, Authorization, and Identification need to be selected in order to optimize network security?
- How is personal information protected at various levels databases, networks, system platforms, application layers, and business process/functional levels?
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 Network Management book in PDF containing 993 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...
Your Network Management 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 Network Management Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Network Management 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 Network Management 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 Network Management projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Network Management Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Network Management project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Project Scope Statement: Has everyone approved the Network Management projects scope statement?
- Requirements Documentation: What is the risk associated with cost and schedule?
- Closing Process Group: What is the overall risk of the Network Management project to your organization?
- Scope Management Plan: Are meeting minutes captured and sent out after the meeting?
- Procurement Management Plan: Are the Network Management project team members located locally to the users/stakeholders?
- Procurement Management Plan: Are Network Management project team members involved in detailed estimating and scheduling?
- Team Member Performance Assessment: What are best practices in use for the performance measurement system?
- Procurement Management Plan: Are non-critical path items updated and agreed upon with the teams?
- Schedule Management Plan: Are milestone deliverables effectively tracked and compared to Network Management project plan?
- Quality Management Plan: What are your organizations current levels and trends for the already stated measures related to financial and marketplace performance?
Step-by-step and complete Network Management Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Network Management project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Network Management project Management Plan
- 2.2 Scope Management Plan
- 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
- 2.4 Requirements Documentation
- 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
- 2.6 Network Management 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 Network Management 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 Network Management 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 Network Management project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Network Management project with this in-depth Network Management Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Network Management 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 Network Management 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 Network Management investments work better.
This Network Management 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.