PKI Toolkit

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Develop product positioning, Value Proposition and differentiation messaging and collaborate with Marketing Communications for cohesive and effective campaigns and market awareness.

More Uses of the PKI Toolkit:

  • Collaborate work in coordination with Engineering to transform concepts and naPKIn sketch ideas into 3D.

  • Be accountable for providing planning, design, development, engineering, integration, and technical and operational support.

  • Manage work with cross functional teams to develop and maintain RBAC policies, enterprise roles and permissions sets in your various applications.

  • Create awareness and provide training and education to all employees on quality processes and programs.

  • Identify: escort the engineering to the equipment location and hand off to customer equipment owner/user.

  • Arrange that your team displays leadership and business judgment in anticipating client/project needs and developing alternative solutions.

  • Acquire IT products and services, test solutions, deploy products, and maintain IT Procurement and inventory.

  • Confirm your enterprise presents information about PKI service offerings reflecting your organizations capability and leveraging Business Development skills to support client needs.

  • Become skilled in analyzing, assessing, and constructing tools to collect insight into product related PKI metrics.

  • Pilot: implement Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) technology for network and systems access.

  • Ensure you oversee; lead process and print Unescorted Access Badges (permanent badges) for appropriate facility access.

  • Organize: actively lead the development of business and Vendor Relationships.

  • Develop and present product and solution messaging and positioning training for sales, pre sales, and partners.

  • Ensure you listen; lead with expertise in application, data and Infrastructure Architecture disciplines.

  • Supervise: design infrastructure to alert the appropriate teams of detected vulnerabilities and intrusion attempts.

  • Steer: on board and training new hires to assure that the process is expedited and managed.

  • Collaborate with product, IT, and privacy teams on product related PKI risks and opportunities.

  • Manage you as you help your clients solve big problems and shape the future of work.

  • Arrange that your team analyzes, plans and executes data conversions and migrations and coordinates application installations.

  • Manage cloud requirements and support collaboration tools and IT Shared Services efforts.

  • See small objects as fonts, wires, and computer components and see under low illumination.

  • Make sure that your organization provides leadership to managers, supervisors, and/or high level professional staff.

  • Methodize: research competitive landscape and conduct SWOT Analysis for relevant competitors and products.

  • Audit: fluency with standard encryption concepts and protocols used to secure Data At Rest and in transit, as PKI, tls, IPsec.

  • Provide PKI expertise and guidance to product Development Teams, security architects, and security champions throughout all phases of the Software Development life cycle.

  • Indicate the nature of the problem, who was affected by the problem, in what way, and the results or benefits of your solution.

  • Maintain availability and performance SLAs based on business and product requirements.

  • Manage a team of engineers to troubleshoot and resolve issues in a very short time window.

  • Provide operational training and documentation on IAM applications and processes.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the PKI 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 PKI improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. How do you mitigate PKI risk?

  2. Do the PKI decisions you make today help your organization in three years time?

  3. What PKI skills are most important?

  4. Who controls the risk?

  5. Who manages PKI risk?

  6. How do you govern and fulfill your societal responsibilities?

  7. What happens if Cost Savings do not materialize?

  8. How do you set PKI stretch targets and how do you get people to not only participate in setting these stretch targets but also that they strive to achieve these?

  9. Do you monitor the PKI decisions made and fine tune them as they evolve?

  10. What is the PKI problem definition? What do you need to resolve?

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

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

  • 62 step-by-step PKI Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 PKI 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 PKI project issues be unconditionally tracked through the Issue Resolution process?

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the PKI project team have enough people to execute the PKI 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 PKI 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 PKI Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 PKI Project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 PKI 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 PKI 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 PKI 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 PKI project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose PKI 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 PKI 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 PKI investments work better.

This PKI 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.