Friday, October 24, 2014
Deploy Assessments

Assessments and Roadmaps to Help You Build Your Vision

Avnet Services delivers expert assessments and roadmaps across all areas of IT from governance, application development to operations and security. Whether you are looking at extending your traditional IT environment or are moving to a mix of Private and Public cloud computing our assessment and roadmaps cover:

  • Solution architecture
  • Functional Requirements
  • Non-Functional Requirements
  • Logical Data Flow Diagram
  • Physical architecture
  • Product version / integration document
  • Security Planning

There is more to IT tools than features and benefits. Avnet Services assists you with identifying any inefficiency linked to your current operational state. Our assessment methodology works as follows:

  • Management Interviews: Understanding your business objectives.
  • Technology Interviews: Understanding your IT infrastructure and how it aligns with your business objectives.
  • Gap Analysis: Define a roadmap to get from where you are today, to where you want to be.
  • Scope of Work: A detailed set of deliverables effort to resolve the deficiencies defined in the Gap Analysis, including pricing and a staffing plan.


Avnet Services Assessment Workshop Series

ITSM

In the half-day ITSM Health Check, Avnet will interview your ITSM practice leaders for Incident, Problem, Change and Configuration Management and recommend best practices based on your current tools.

The 3-5 day version provides an in-depth analysis of your existing HP SM solution and recommends, patches, configurations and roadmaps.

Workshops/Assessments

    • ITSM Health Check (half-day) - vendor agnostic review of ITSM processes with best practice recommendations
    • HP Service Management Assessment (3-day) - Architecture review and roadmap exercise

BSM

Avnet offers both half-day and 3-day Business Service Management workshops/ assessments covering areas such as Event Management best practices, Network Management (discovery, monitoring, performance reporting, etc.) and BSM (monitoring the business service performance and availability impacted by infrastructure outages)

Workshops/Assessments

    • Network Management Workshop (HP NMS)
    • Event Management Workshop (HP OMi)
    • Business Service Management Workshop (HP BSM)

(All offered in half-day and 3-day formats)

Applications

Avnet offers both half-day and 3-day workshops/assessments covering topics such as Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) best practices, performing effective web services testing as well as manual testing and advanced application performance testing best practices. These workshops are intended to review your existing processes and recommend best practices based on years of application implementation experience.

Workshops/Assessments

    • Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) process Assessment
    • Manual Testing Workshop
    • Performance Testing Workshop
    • Web Services Testing Workshop

(All offered in half-day and 3-day formats)

Cloud and Automation

Avnet offers both half-day and 3-5 day workshops/assessments to look at your existing IT functions and evaluate how to improve efficiency with automation.

Other workshops focus on Cloud Computing and include an overview of IaaS, PaaS and SaaS and how you can leverage cloud computing in your organization. Avnet offers a tool agnostic perspective on getting the most from your cloud investment.

Workshops/Assessments

    • Automation Workshop - recommend way to improve IT efficiency with data center automation
    • Cloud Preparedness Workshop - overview IaaS, PaaS and SaaS and roadmap how to best leverage these technologies in your organization

(All offered in half-day and 3-day formats)

Big Data

Our Big Data & Analytics Assessment brings key stakeholders together with interactive workshops to help get you increased value more quickly from more data, at a lower cost and with greater agility

Workshops/Assessments

    • Big Data & Analytics Assessment -Interactive workshops over 2 days to lay out a comprehensive and customized Business Data Analytics roadmap that will address your requirements, current infrastructure and budget

Storage Management

Improve storage utilization and reduce cost by managing storage automation of multi-vendor heterogeneous environments.

Workshops/Assessments

    • Storage Management Workshop - Our workshops will examine capacity planning that aligns your storage service to your business needs.

(1-3 day workshops)


Request Us

If you are an HP or Avnet Partner sales representative and need HP Software pre-sales assistance, checkout our new AvNow mobile application.

AvNow Mobile App