Infrastructure and Operations Automation Toolkit

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


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Infrastructure and Operations Automation 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 934 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Infrastructure and Operations Automation improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 934 standard requirements:

  1. If your organization is required to report to more than one regulatory body, what information does your organization report and what has been your organizations reporting experience?

  2. Business services can effectively decouple business change and IT change. However, what if the IT infrastructure (or elements of it) that mediates the services needs to change?

  3. Whether initiated by business operations or IT executives, in all cases RPA plays straight into ITs better, faster for less dilemma. And with what results?

  4. Does your organization have a methodology in place for the proper allocation of business resources to invest in, create, and maintain IT standards?

  5. What does your organization see as the greatest challenges in developing a cross-sector, standards-based framework for critical infrastructure?

  6. Have you explored what sorts of gains in productivity, efficiency and waste reduction could be achieved by deploying robots in your operations?

  7. Are there any special requirements for CHs spending up to the micro-purchase threshold for contingency or humanitarian aid operations?

  8. How well is your organization positioned when it comes to maintaining the today business while planning for the tomorrow business?

  9. Robotic, intelligent, smart automation _ what does it take and is your organization ready for the next level of i&o automation?

  10. Which components of IT infrastructure are in place at your organization to support a modern, data-driven compliance function?


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 Infrastructure and Operations Automation book in PDF containing 934 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

  • 62 step-by-step Infrastructure and Operations Automation Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Infrastructure and Operations Automation project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Activity Duration Estimates: Is a provider selected based upon defined evaluation criteria?

  2. Change Management Plan: Has the target training audience been identified and nominated?

  3. Project Charter: Assumptions and constraints: what assumptions were made in defining the Infrastructure and Operations Automation project?

  4. Responsibility Assignment Matrix: The staff interests _ is the group or the person interested in working for this Infrastructure and Operations Automation project?

  5. Procurement Audit: Does the procurement function/unit have the ability to secure best performance from contractors?

  6. Project Charter: Pop quiz _ which are the same inputs as in the Infrastructure and Operations Automation project charter?

  7. Probability and Impact Matrix: If you can not fix it, how do you do it differently?

  8. Team Member Status Report: Does every department have to have a Infrastructure and Operations Automation project Manager on staff?

  9. Requirements Documentation: How do you get the user to tell you what they want?

  10. Schedule Management Plan: Has the scope management document been updated and distributed to help prevent scope creep?

 
Step-by-step and complete Infrastructure and Operations Automation Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Infrastructure and Operations Automation project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix


2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Infrastructure and Operations Automation project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Infrastructure and Operations Automation 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 Infrastructure and Operations Automation 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 Infrastructure and Operations Automation 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 Infrastructure and Operations Automation 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 Infrastructure and Operations Automation project with this in-depth Infrastructure and Operations Automation Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Infrastructure and Operations Automation 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 Infrastructure and Operations Automation 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 Infrastructure and Operations Automation investments work better.

This Infrastructure and Operations Automation 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.