Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Data center infrastructure management Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Data center infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management specific requirements:
STEP 1: Get your bearings
- The latest quick edition of the Data center infrastructure management 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 941 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 infrastructure management improvements can be made.
Examples; 10 of the 941 standard requirements:
- When an event occurs in the data center, how do you know what happened, what services are impacted, where should the technicians go to resolve the issue?
- Do you have sufficient space, power, cooling and network connectivity to provide your needs for the next 6 months?
- What should an organization consider when evaluating dcim data center infrastructure management tools?
- Which are the cabinets that have electrical circuits with enough load, and how to connect equipments on it?
- Are there integrated data sets that need to be assembled for data fusion / data assimilation?
- Will you have enough power or cooling under fault or maintenance conditions?
- What systems will be impacted if you take the UPS down for maintenance?
- What if there is more or least consolidation to cloud solutions?
- When your power capacity is exceeded on a rack, what can you do?
- Where does the next physical or virtual server get placed?
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 infrastructure management book in PDF containing 941 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in…
Your Data center infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Data center infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management projects with the 62 implementation resources:
- 62 step-by-step Data center infrastructure management Project Management Form Templates covering over 6000 Data center infrastructure management project requirements and success criteria:
Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:
- Planning Process Group: How many days can task X be late in starting without affecting the Data center infrastructure management project completion date?
- Activity Duration Estimates: Does a process exist to identify individuals authorized to make certain decisions?
- Quality Management Plan: How effectively was the Quality Management Plan applied during Data center infrastructure management project Execution?
- Monitoring and Controlling Process Group: How well defined and documented were the Data center infrastructure management project management processes you chose to use?
- Requirements Management Plan: Who will approve the requirements (and if multiple approvers, in what order)?
- Risk Management Plan: Who should be notified of the occurrence of each of the indicators?
- Monitoring and Controlling Process Group: What will you do to minimize the impact should a risk event occur?
- Team Member Performance Assessment: How do you know that all team members are learning?
- Activity Duration Estimates: After changes are approved are Data center infrastructure management project documents updated and distributed?
- Probability and Impact Matrix: Is the Data center infrastructure management project cutting across the entire organization?
Step-by-step and complete Data center infrastructure management Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.
1.0 Initiating Process Group:
- 1.1 Data center infrastructure management project Charter
- 1.2 Stakeholder Register
- 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix
2.0 Planning Process Group:
- 2.1 Data center infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management project or Phase Close-Out
- 5.4 Lessons Learned
With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Data center infrastructure management project with this in-depth Data center infrastructure management Toolkit.
In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:
- Diagnose Data center infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management 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 infrastructure management investments work better.
This Data center infrastructure management 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.