Software Defined WAN Toolkit

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Steer Software-Defined WAN: direct the efforts of others in the achievement of the strategic and operational objectives of the group.

More Uses of the Software-Defined WAN Toolkit:

  • Assure your venture provides professional Customer Support for system related software and/or hardware issues, needs, or requirements; interacts with clients to analyze system requirements; recommends technology solutions to improve operations.

  • Be certain that your enterprise contributes to the development of high Quality Systems and products by ensuring adoption of standards, best practices, Processes And Procedures at every phase of the Software Development lifecycle; requirements to release.

  • Provide accurate technical evaluations of the software application, system, or network and documenting the security posture, capabilities, and vulnerabilities against applicable NIST controls.

  • Standardize Software-Defined WAN: design, develop, and test software according to the development process employed by the team while contributing improvements to that process.

  • Be accountable for leading the Software Development work to coordinate resources, monitor timelines, and plan, track, and execute to the project plan.

  • Be accountable for understanding how modern Software Architectures work (client server, Web technology, micro services).

  • Ensure you handle; field architects represent more than GitHub, and the best that modern software practices can be.

  • Administer critical analysis of test results and delivering solutions to problem areas, and provide feedback to analysis/training staff about performance considerations/usability issues concerning software specifications and implementations.

  • Make sure that your organization provides Technical Support and expertise in the creation, tracking and delivery of software products, conducts, participates or drives technical research and collaboration with developers in the usage of Software Development tools and systems.

  • Be certain that your team defines processes for technical platforms, system specifications, input/output and working parameters for hardware and/or software compatibility.

  • Develop, implement and modify Application Software to established standards and project specifications using approved Programming Languages.

  • Confirm your organization conducts routine hardware and software audits of workstations and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.

  • Develop a non production environment to test software and hardware products to determine the performance and interoperability.

  • Formulate Software-Defined WAN: participation in project implementation teams to ensure successful implementation of key power systems Software Applications projects.

  • Pilot Software-Defined WAN: direct all of the technical efforts leading to successful configuration between software systems, hardware configurations, and application programs.

  • Provide advanced support for Service Now Platform by troubleshooting a variety of difficult software problems, implementing bug fixes, and performing Root Cause Analysis.

  • Support the development of software solutions for real time controllers using graphical and textual programming.

  • Evaluate Software-Defined WAN: work closely with your government partners and app teams to ensure that you are shipping software that meets security, SLA, and Performance Requirements.

  • Manage work with the Agile teams and Solution Architecture Team to determine the best approach ensure the overall Software Architecture supports the project Concept of Operations.

  • Specify, design and implement moderate changes to existing Software Architecture.

  • Be accountable for consulting with engineering staff to evaluate software hardware interfaces and develop specifications and Performance Requirements.

  • Collaborate with researchers and engineers to develop hardware and software solutions for measuring pertinent physiological signals.

  • Confirm your organization implements Network Operating System and/or network Application Software, and maintain contact with software suppliers to ensure that current releases of software products are in use.

  • First, it aims to mobilize the developer and security communities to embrace a new way of building software, integrating continuous security into the development to ensure fast, secure software delivery.

  • Install, maintain, repair and support all micro based systems, software and hardware, network and communications equipment.

  • Contribute to the Synthetic Aperture Radar and geophysical Signal Processing, sensors or Software Development activities in the Remote Sensing center.

  • Assure your organization develops, tests, implements, and enforces Policies and Procedures related to network hardware and software acquisitions, use, support, and security.

  • Be accountable for ensuring great ideas translate to the functional specifications and partners with other disciplines to solicit end User Feedback throughout the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) process.

  • Devise Software-Defined WAN: entry level front end Software Development (Angular) smart infrastructure, building products.

  • Assure your team complies; designs and implements server based solutions in a DevOps/high availability environment (most move at the pace of your Software Developers).

  • Develop, initiate, maintain and revise Policies and Procedures for the operation of all Quality Assurance and Regulatory Compliance to prevent illegal, unethical and improper conduct by your organization and its employees as defined by the governing regulatory departments.

  • Initiate Software-Defined WAN: Software Defined WAN has its roots in software defined networking (SDN), the underlying principle of which is to abstract the network hardware and transport characteristics from the applications that use the network.

  • Drive financial Performance Improvement initiatives throughout business Cost Reduction, Asset Management, capital efficiency, productivity, price management etc.


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

STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Software Defined WAN 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 Software Defined WAN improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 999 standard requirements:

  1. What needs to be done?

  2. Are indirect costs charged to the Software Defined WAN program?

  3. To what extent would your organization benefit from being recognized as a award recipient?

  4. What information should you gather?

  5. You may have created your quality measures at a time when you lacked resources, technology wasn't up to the required standard, or low Service Levels were the industry norm. Have those circumstances changed?

  6. Which Software Defined WAN data should be retained?

  7. Have all basic functions of Software Defined WAN been defined?

  8. How do you quantify and qualify impacts?

  9. What do you want to improve?

  10. What scope do you want your strategy to cover?

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 Software Defined WAN book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

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

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

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

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

2.0 Planning Process Group:

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



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

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Software Defined WAN 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 Software Defined WAN 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 Software Defined WAN investments work better.

This Software Defined WAN 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.