Posted on Thursday, 29th August 2019 13:34
What is a service desk?
The service desk is an essential Information Technology Service Management tool. It’s the single point of contact between the IT organisation and the user. The user can be an employee, customer or any other stakeholder. Their service desk can be internal or outsourced to an IT provider.Read more
Posted on Wednesday, 10th July 2019 13:24
What are ITIL problems and how do you manage them?
In IT management, a problem is the cause of one or more incidents. When an incident occurs, its root cause sometimes requires investigation, but not always. For example, some incidents are easily identifiable and obvious, like a forgotten password or a malfunctioning mouse. We use problem management when the cause is less obvious.Read more
Posted on Thursday, 27th June 2019 11:24
What is ITIL change management and why is it important?
Change happens all the time. For a forward-thinking company with ambitious objectives and goals, change is a natural part of progression. But it needs consideration and management, especially when it has the potential to disrupt existing workflows and important processes such as IT.Read more
Posted on Thursday, 30th May 2019 14:44
Understanding risk management
‘ITIL is the most widely accepted approach to IT service management worldwide’, quotes AXELOS. Using ITIL best practices can help businesses, organizations, and individuals adapt and embrace change, transformation, and growth. The process enables businesses and individuals to maximize value from their digital services, including IT. Aligned to the business strategy, this will help meet customer needs and develop better procedures with service providers.Read more
Posted on Monday, 25th March 2019 17:10
What is service delivery?
For IT departments, the days in the wilderness are long gone. No longer is IT just those computer geeks tucked in a corner office in the depths of the building who you call when your laptop decides to test your patience. Today, IT is a vital part of any business, linked by technology to a company’s success. Adopting ITIL can help a company to evolve and remain competitive.Read more
Posted on Thursday, 21st February 2019 09:28
Disaster recovery in an ITIL environment
Disaster recovery is an incredibly important part of modern business planning. Companies without effective disaster recovery plans often struggle to cope with a cyber attack, fire, flood or loss of connectivity. The better your disaster recovery plan, and the more familiar your staff are with implementing it, the easier it will be for your business to recover quickly after an emergency. An ITIL environment can help businesses of all sizes get back on track following a disaster. If your compan...Read more