Infrastructure & Operations

Measuring the Economic Health of IT, Post Recession

Info-Tech's analysis of IT budgets across North America reveals a strong upward trend since 2009. Organizations are benefiting from the economic recovery and the effects...

Data Center Co-location Site Visit and Evaluation Checklist

Vendor co-location site visits can validate decisions or uncover vendor inadequacies and biases. Conduct site visits to shortlisted data center co-location vendors to add...

How to Write an SOP

Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are integral to effectively managing IT processes. There are different approaches to recording SOPs. Consider the type and complexity...

Data Center Relocation Tabletop Planning Video

A data center move requires minute-to-minute planning as well as complex logistics and communication. A table top planning exercise is a dress rehearsal for the move that...

vNetworks: Software VLANs without Borders

Virtual networks, or vNetworks, are coming on the scene to solve the problem of managing public cloud servers as a disparate network. When you can wrap your public cloud...

Disaster Recovery Plan Execution: This is Not a Test!

When disaster strikes, normal operations of the enterprise are suspended and replaced with operations spelled out in the disaster recovery plan (DRP). Recover from the...

ITAM RFP Scoring Tool

Organizations in the ITAM tool selection process must fairly score potential vendors and their product offerings. Use this tool to quickly and easily compare the results...

User Acceptance Testing Checklist

User acceptance testing is one of the final stages of the application lifecycle before deployment. Use this checklist to help control and manage the user acceptance...

Data Center Standby Power Requirements Calculator

Understanding the enterprises critical environment is the first step to right-sizing standby power equipment. Gather current and future requirements for all critical data...

Govern Shared Services

IT managers have come under increasing pressure to cut costs, and implementing shared services has become a popular demand from the business.
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