Cloud Portfolio Toolkit

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Systematize Cloud Portfolio: concierge / front desk receptionist.

More Uses of the Cloud Portfolio Toolkit:

  • Follow key competitors in the areas of Security And Compliance enabling you to develop go to market strategy for the Cloud Portfolio, tying it into the broader Hybrid Cloud Strategy.

  • Follow key competitors enabling you to develop go to market strategy for the Cloud Portfolio, tying it into the broader hybrid Cloud Strategy.

  • Key competitors in the areas of Security And Compliance enabling you to develop go to market strategy for the Cloud Portfolio, tying it into the broader Hybrid Cloud Strategy.

  • Drive Cloud Portfolio: staff Product Management Cloud Management console.

  • Fluent with Data Types and formats, Data Access and delivery modes, data and Metadata Management, web and Cloud Based Integration technologies, Big Data Solutions, IT infrastructure deployment models, and Enterprise Class architectural topics like performance, scalability, security and governance.

  • Ensure you relay; lead with expertise in on prem and cloud Database Automation and platform automation.

  • Utilize the latest Cloud Technologies to make it all happen.

  • Arrange that your operation develops solutions based on the Cloud Architecture effectively integrating new solutions into existing services and deliverables according to the Software Development Lifecycle as requirements, functional and Technical Specifications, use cases, and System Documentation.

  • Ensure your organization develops the vision for execution of Cloud Transformation program across the enterprise in partnership with Enterprise Architecture, Enterprise Information Risk, Infrastructure Engineering and Application Development organizations.

  • Confirm your enterprise leads the efforts on the development of Cloud Architectures that address business problems and accelerates the adoption of Cloud Services.

  • Make sure that your business understands and can articulate the value and business advantage of Data Center virtualization techniques and Cloud Architectures.

  • Create charge back and Cost Management models to ensure the value of pay as you go model of the cloud data platform Build a DataOps platform to integrate functions that support rapid deployment and governance.

  • Create and deploy complex virtual machine environments, storage, Network Architecture and networking on multiple cloud platforms.

  • Audit Cloud Portfolio: traditional security companies are becoming less relevant as Cloud Adoption and Digital Transformation become the norm in every market industry and in every Market Segmentation.

  • Formulate Cloud Portfolio: leverage your cloud technology platforms to develop scalable Web Applications, data synchronization and integration processes, or reporting back ends and User Interfaces to meet business and technology goals.

  • Ensure you invent; leAd Cloud Business Planning manage the annual planning process for the leAd Cloud business in partnership with leAd Cloud business leadership.

  • Formulate Cloud Portfolio: Platform As A Service / Cloud Foundry.

  • Ensure you facilitate; build holistic view of enterprise Cloud Strategy, processes, information, technology to enable your business and customers to take advantage of advanced capabilities in the cloud in an agile and sustainable manner.

  • Perform Risk Assessments, follow and enhance the security solutions lifecycle (evaluation, purchase, build, technical policy configuration, integration into Cloud environments, and run).

  • Create work with customer technical leads, client executives, and partners to manage and deliver successful implementations of Cloud Solutions, becoming a trusted advisor to decision makers throughout the engagement.

  • Lead Requirements Gathering, Solution Design and schedule development for application Releases and patches in traditional Data Centers and Cloud environments.

  • Be accountable for providing break fix and remediation of all alerting for Cloud Services, Servers, Firewalls, Core Routing and Switching Infrastructure, and Connectivity.

  • Provide technical leadership in a full range of Cloud Engineering, administrative and IT operational tasks.

  • Ensure you oversee; lead with expertise in on prem and cloud Database Automation and platform automation with Azure.

  • Ensure you revitalize; leAd Cloud (PaaS) development platform services (Azure) and how to apply correctly to the Architecture And Design of a customer solution.

  • Develop an evaluation method to assess program strengths and identify areas for improvement 9.

  • Systematize Cloud Portfolio: design and implement secure Data Pipelines to prepare, process, ingest and organize data into data Data Lake / Data Warehouse from disparate on premise and cloud data sources.

  • Reorganize what if you could use your Cloud Architecture skills to improve and modernize mission critical systems in the national security space.

  • Provide Network Engineering consultation regarding connectivity between on premise network, external Data Center, and cloud environments.

  • Ensure you carry out; understand Cloud Technologies and Distributed Computing at a high level to relate back to Curriculum Development.

  • Coordinate Cloud Portfolio: portfolio and Data Analytics analyzing and monitoring portfolio risk and performance, Risk Modeling, trend assessment, and auto decision modeling.

  • Create buy in for the product vision with both internal and external stakeholders.


Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Cloud Portfolio Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step Work Plans and maturity diagnostics for any Cloud Portfolio 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 Cloud Portfolio specific requirements:

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Cloud Portfolio 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 999 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of Process Design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Cloud Portfolio improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. Risk events: what are the things that could go wrong?

  2. What are customers monitoring?

  3. Who will facilitate the team and process?

  4. How do you build the right business case?

  5. What should be considered when identifying available resources, constraints, and deadlines?

  6. How to cause the change?

  7. Do you have the right people on the bus?

  8. Where do the Cloud Portfolio decisions reside?

  9. Who should receive measurement reports?

  10. Think about the people you identified for your Cloud Portfolio project and the project responsibilities you would assign to them, what kind of training do you think they would need to perform these responsibilities effectively?

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 Cloud Portfolio book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Cloud Portfolio 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 Cloud Portfolio Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Cloud Portfolio 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 Cloud Portfolio 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 Cloud Portfolio projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Cloud Portfolio Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Cloud Portfolio project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Cost Management Plan: Eac -estimate at completion, what is the total job expected to cost?

  2. Activity Cost Estimates: In which phase of the Acquisition Process cycle does source qualifications reside?

  3. Project Scope Statement: Will all Cloud Portfolio project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Cloud Portfolio Project Team have enough people to execute the Cloud Portfolio Project Plan?

  5. Source Selection Criteria: What are the guidelines regarding award without considerations?

  6. Scope Management Plan: Are Corrective Actions taken when actual results are substantially different from detailed Cloud Portfolio Project Plan (variances)?

  7. Initiating Process Group: During which stage of Risk planning are risks prioritized based on probability and impact?

  8. Cost Management Plan: Is your organization certified as a supplier, wholesaler, regular dealer, or manufacturer of corresponding products/supplies?

  9. Procurement Audit: Was a formal review of tenders received undertaken?

  10. Activity Cost Estimates: What procedures are put in place regarding bidding and cost comparisons, if any?

Step-by-step and complete Cloud Portfolio Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

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 Cloud Portfolio 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 Cloud Portfolio project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Cloud Portfolio 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 Cloud Portfolio 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 Cloud Portfolio investments work better.

This Cloud Portfolio 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.