Redshift Toolkit

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Analyze business and system processes and recommend changes to Policies and Procedures, troubleshoot business problems, and recommend solutions, assess the impact on reporting processes, and develop Process Flows.

More Uses of the Redshift Toolkit:

  • Set up, configure, maintain and enhance proper infrastructure to support a large scale Data Analytics environment.

  • Ensure you suggest; lead the efforts in building end to end streaming and batch Data Analytics pipelines, from data ingestion, processing, storage and analysis.

  • Establish: act as technical liaison between customers and the service Engineering teams, providing product improvement feedback to AWS developers and accelerating the adoption of new features in customer deployments.

  • Take primary ownership for written requirements specifications (Business and Functional), from initial creation, through Change Management and solution delivery.

  • Use creative Problem Solving to automate the collection and analysis from available data sources in order to deliver actionable output.

  • Collaborate in team Processes And Procedures to ensure timely, high quality delivery, and highly available systems.

  • Improve your organizations analysis, segmentation and Predictive Modeling capabilities to drive increased performance and efficiency of sales and service operations.

  • Modify and improve Data Engineering processes to handle ever larger, more complex, and more types of data sources and pipelines.

  • Be the go to technology resource for ensuring key high profile joint sales opportunities are sourced, developed and closed.

  • Support tasks as Data Validation, Performance Tuning and facilitate end user testing on designed reports, dashboards and statistical models.

  • Initiate: work closely with Product Management, sales, and business stakeholders to analyze data from a multitude of sources about customers migrations and how you can accelerate migrations.

  • Drive and oversee workload analysis, performance benchmarking and troubleshooting efforts with customers in environments.

  • Ensure you inspire your people to continue to transform how the industry thinks about analytics, changing what can be done with Machine Learning, Big Data, Media, etc.

  • Prepare development estimates, create specifications, testing, and user documentation in collaboration with your team members.

  • Be accountable for partnering with customer account teams, Business Development Managers and Analytics Service teams to accelerate customer adoption and revenue attainment.

  • Manage knowledge to map reporting output back to source systems, with the aim of achieving alignment between Business Needs, System Design, and optimal Process Flows.

  • Confirm your group interacts with clients, vendors, and internal team members to ensure timely delivery and processing of data feeds, successful job execution, and issue escalation.

  • Manage: customer centric orientation as evidenced by the quality and efficacy of products, services, and support delivered.

  • Evaluate current BI infrastructure and identify areas where technology could be enhanced, added or replaced to create efficiencies.

  • Be accountable for interfacing with business customers, gathering requirements and developing new datasets in your Redshift environment.

  • Initiate: for customers large and small, migrating to AWS can have an enormously positive impact on costs, agility, and employee growth.

  • Be accountable for acting as technical liaison between customers and the service Engineering teams, providing product improvement feedback to AWS developers and accelerating the adoption of new features in customer deployments.

  • Translate data into insights that help stakeholders understand customer needs, behavioral drivers and content performance in a concise and effective manner.

  • Create report and dashboards by pulling and aggregating e commerce data to deliver stream of Reporting And Analytics that support e commerce objectives.

  • Consult with external partners and customers to provide advice and guidance on how data tools and technologies can improve operations and strategy.

  • Be accountable for migrating to AWS is one of the most impactful business decisions AWS customers make and you want your help to better understand your customers migration journeys.

  • Direct: customer records, transaction records, web activity records as it relates to stated requirements and Solution Design.

  • Develop: in combination with other AWS services, core dw tools allow customers to extract the maximum business value from operational and transactional data.

  • Recognize and adopt best practices in reporting, analysis, Data integrity, Data Security, Test Design, validation, and documentation.

  • Provide end user training and education programs to on board and support power users for Business Intelligence tools.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

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

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. Do you effectively measure and reward individual and team performance?

  2. Is there an established Change Management process?

  3. What are specific Redshift rules to follow?

  4. How do you know that any Redshift analysis is complete and comprehensive?

  5. To what extent does each concerned units management team recognize Redshift as an effective investment?

  6. Do vendor agreements bring new compliance risk?

  7. What are your needs in relation to Redshift skills, labor, equipment, and markets?

  8. Why are you doing Redshift and what is the scope?

  9. How do you link measurement and risk?

  10. How do you keep improving Redshift?

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

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

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

  4. Closing Process Group: Did the Redshift project team have enough people to execute the Redshift 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 Redshift 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 Redshift 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 Redshift 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 Redshift project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Redshift 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 Redshift 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 Redshift investments work better.

This Redshift 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.