Archives of #ITSM

ITIL Practitioner: Finally the ITIL Certification we actually wanted!

With the upcoming February launch of the new ITIL Practitioner certification, we finally have the answer to the most frequently asked questions about ITIL. What do I do to get started? What should I focus on first? What is the “next class” after Foundations? ITIL Foundations has enormous scope; from strategic planning to continual improvement, […]
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Free ITIL Lessons Learned Webinar Coming Soon

Lessons Learned from 200 ITIL Implementations over 20 Years Don’t miss our upcoming free ITIL webinar on “Lessons Learned: Best Practices in Implementing ITIL Best Practices.” Deep Creek Founder and President Patrick von Schlag will review many of the most critical issues organizations face in implementing ITIL and how to overcome them. Register for the […]
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Engagement

If you look at the descriptions of Critical Success Factors associated with ITSM adoptions, the first one on almost any list is Management Commitment. Sounds good…until you try to figure out exactly what that means… Management Commitment is more than just the willingness to train people, or buy software, or even have big Communications strategies […]
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ITIL implementation — the big picture

I’m currently helping to support a large scale introduction of the ITIL processes (at least some of them) to a large military organization. While there is a lot of focus on the blocking and tacking around processes, supporting tools, and the like, it never seems to amaze me how every one of these adoptions are […]
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How to Succeed with ITIL®

[button color=”#000000″ background=”#ff9900″ size=”large” src=”./call-schedule”]Register Now![/button] Course Description This consultant-led, in-depth training and mentoring course is an effective way to introduce an executive management team to the concepts, relationships and benefits of an IT Service Management program using well-accepted IT frameworks, methods and standards. During the program the participants discuss IT Service Management goals and […]
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Polestar ITSM Simulation

[button color=”#000000″ background=”#ff9900″ size=”large” src=”./call-schedule”]Register Now![/button] Overview This highly-interactive simulation is a high-impact, energetic way to accelerate understanding, involvement, and acceptance of ITSM and ITIL best practice in your organization. Facilitated in the fast world of global online retail, Polestar™ ITSM brings to life the behavioral and process issues faced by IT organizations. This is […]
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