The Service Transition Key Element Guide provides a handy reference to the content contained within the core ITIL Service Transition guidance and summarises its key elements. ITIL Service Transition focuses on the broader, long-term change management role and release practices so that risks, benefits, delivery mechanisms and the ease of ongoing operations of services are considered
This book presents the latest syllabus contnent and expert examination guidance, making it the definitive study aid for the IT service management intermediate examinations. Containing practical advice for candidates on how to prepare for and answer examination questions on the service lifecycle and service capability streams, the book also covers the syllabus topics which are common across most of the modules. Chapters are organised with references to the core publications, and self-assessment questions help students prioritise those topics they need to revise. The book contains sample exam questions, advice on how to dissect questions and scenarios, and exam answers that are thoroughly explained to aid the learning process.
Developing, Reengineering, and Improving IT Service Management
Author: Donna Knapp
Publisher: J. Ross Publishing
Category: Business & Economics
The ITSM Process Design Guide: Developing, Rengineering and Improving IT Service Management closes the knowledge gap by providing detailed guidance on assessing, designing, measuring, and integrating ITSM processes. The advice and techniques in this book apply unilaterally to every IT service provider and ITSM framework, standard, and maturity model.
"This publication is intended to provide a synopsis of the basic concepts and practice elements of Service operation, which forms part of the core ITIL service management practices. This book introduces, explains and details delivery and control activities to achieve operational excellence on a day-to-day basis. Readers will find many of the familiar processes from the former service support and service delivery books, which have been updated where necessary"--Resource description page.
Complete, detailed preparation for the Intermediate ITIL Service Lifecycle exams ITIL Intermediate Certification Companion Study Guide is the ultimate supporting guide to the ITIL Service Lifecycle syllabus, with full coverage of all Intermediate ITIL Service Lifecycle exam objectives for Service Operation, Service Design, Service Transition, Continual Service Improvement, and Service Strategy. Using clear and concise language, this useful companion guides you through each Lifecycle module and each of the process areas, helping you understand the concepts that underlie each skill required for certification. Illustrative examples demonstrate how these skills are applied in real-life scenarios, helping you realize the importance of what you're learning each step of the way. Additional coverage includes service strategy principles and processes, governance, organization, implementation, and technology considerations, plus guidance toward common challenges and risks. ITIL is the most widely adopted approach for IT Service Management in the world, providing a practical, no-nonsense framework for identifying, planning, delivering, and supporting IT services to businesses. This study guide is the ultimate companion for certification candidates, giving you everything you need to know in a single informative volume. Review the information needed for all five Lifecycle exams Examine real-life examples of how these concepts are applied Gain a deeper understanding of each of the process areas Learn more about governance, organization, implementation, and more The Intermediate ITIL Service Lifecycle exams expect you to demonstrate thorough knowledge of the concepts, processes, and functions related to the modules. The certification is recognized around the world as the de facto standard for IT Service Management, and the skills it requires increase your value to any business. For complete, detailed exam preparation, ITIL Certification Companion Study Guide for the Intermediate ITIL Service Lifecycle Exams is an invaluably effective tool.
The Service Transition Pocketbook is a handy reference guide to the core Service Transition publication. It discusses ITIL and its evolution and the need for the Service Lifecycle approach. The title examines what is meant by best practice framework, how this relates to 'common practice', and about degrees of prescription and what compliance means. The main focus of the pocketbook is to provide an overview of the principles, objectives, key elements of Service Transition
This guide provides a quick reference to the processes covered by the ITIL V3 SOA syllabus. It is designed as a study aid for students taking the ITIL Capability qualification for SOA, and as a handy portable reference source for practitioners who work with these processes.
Improving Systems Processes with Service Management, COBIT, and ITIL
Author: Robert R. Moeller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Category: Business & Economics
Create strong IT governance processes In the current business climate where a tremendous amount of importance is being given to governance, risk, and compliance (GRC), the concept of IT governance is becoming an increasingly strong component. Executive's Guide to IT Governance explains IT governance, why it is important to general, financial, and IT managers, along with tips for creating a strong governance, risk, and compliance IT systems process. Written by Robert Moeller, an authority in auditing and IT governance Practical, no-nonsense framework for identifying, planning, delivering, and supporting IT services to your business Helps you identify current strengths and weaknesses of your enterprise IT governance processes Explores how to introduce effective IT governance principles with other enterprise GRC initiatives Other titles by Robert Moeller: IT Audit, Control, and Security and Brink's Modern Internal Auditing: A Common Body of Knowledge There is strong pressure on corporations to have a good understanding of their IT systems and the controls that need to be in place to avoid such things as fraud and security violations. Executive's Guide to IT Governance gives you the tools you need to improve systems processes through IT service management, COBIT, and ITIL.