Data Center Operations Toolkit

$295.00
Availability:
Downloadable Resources, Instant Access

Manage knowledge in Information security/Cybersecurity, Risk Management, end point and server technologies, Network Management/architecture, Intrusion Detection and prevention systems, Vulnerability Management, Patch Management systems, and Data Center Operations and management.

More Uses of the Data Center Operations Toolkit:

  • Orchestrate: Data Center Operations engineering.

  • Confirm your group prepares/update audit assessments to ensure that adequate standards are in place for system development, Data Center Operations and security, data base management and security, Network Administration and overall Information security.

  • Pilot: storage and Data Center Operations Management.

  • Ensure you govern; lead Process Improvements and Best Practice in Data Center Operations.

  • Head: infrastructure engineering (Data Center Operations).

  • Ensure you unite; lead cloud related field Data Center Operations.

  • Develop tools and services to automate Data Center Operations.

  • Organize: Data Center Operations knowledge.

  • Take part in documentation and evangelize a catalog of standards and Best Practices for Data Center Operations.

  • Advise the government customer on matters pertaining to cloud Data Center Operations.

  • Drive: analyzing Data Center Operations.

  • Guide: Professional Services and Data Center Operations.

  • Arrange that your enterprise supports the vision for Data Center Operations and Disaster Recovery.

  • Assure your planning provides continual improvements in IT efficiency and effectiveness around system resiliency and recovery and Data Center Operations.

  • Govern: work closely with team members and management to implement and support effective solutions for Data Center Operations.

  • Secure that your group leads vendor relationship to maintain day to day operations and strategic goals for Data Center Operations SLAs and deliverables.

  • Prepare technical, operational and user related documentation in support of Data Center Operations process and procedures.

  • Steer: Data Center Operations analytics engineering.

  • Empower a culture of safety, security, and compliance in all aspect of Data Center Operations.

  • Warrant that your planning provides daily, weekly and monthly Status Reports on Data Center Operations.

  • Be certain that your organization understands Data Center Operations and infrastructure implementation methodologies.

  • Direct: customer SLA and engineering specific lease obligations critical to Data Center Operations.

 

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


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Data Center Operations 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 Data Center Operations improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. Did your employees make progress today?

  2. Are controls in place and consistently applied?

  3. Whose voice (department, ethnic group, women, older workers, etc) might you have missed hearing from in your company, and how might you amplify this voice to create positive momentum for your business?

  4. In what way can you redefine the criteria of choice clients have in your category in your favor?

  5. Is the final output clearly identified?

  6. How do you listen to customers to obtain actionable information?

  7. What resources go in to get the desired output?

  8. What other jobs or tasks affect the performance of the steps in the Data Center Operations process?

  9. Is your strategy driving your strategy? Or is the way in which you allocate resources driving your strategy?

  10. Are the Data Center Operations benefits worth its costs?


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 Center Operations book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

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 Data Center Operations project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Data Center Operations Project Team have enough people to execute the Data Center Operations 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 Data Center Operations 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 Data Center Operations Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:


2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Data Center Operations 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 Center Operations 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 Center Operations 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 Center Operations 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 Center Operations 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 Center Operations project with this in-depth Data Center Operations Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Data Center Operations 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 Center Operations 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 Center Operations investments work better.

This Data Center Operations 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.