IT Service Management Based on ITIL 2011 Edition

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IT Service Management Based on ITIL   2011 Edition

Author: Pierre Bernard

Publisher: Van Haren

ISBN: 9401805563

Page: 348

View: 766

For trainers free additional material of this book is available. This can be found under the "Training Material" tab. Log in with your trainer account to access the material.In the world of international IT Service Management the previous editions of this book have acquired an excellent reputation as guidance on the topic of ITIL. Over the years this authoritative guide has earned its place on the bookshelves and in the briefcases of industry experts as they implement best practices within their organizations.This revised edition is based on ITIL 2011 Edition. It is written in the same concise way as the previous editions and covering all the facts. Readers will find that this title succinctly covers the key aspects of ITIL 2011 Edition. It is endorsed by AXELOS, the official ITIL Accreditor.The ITIL Lifecycle is fully covered. In addition there is much attention to the 26 IT Service Management processes and 4 Functions. These are described in detail. This means that it is easy for all readers to access and grasp the concepts of processes and functions that are so pivotal to many service management day-to-day operations.This title covers the following: Introduction to the Service Lifecycle Lifecycle phase: Service Strategy Lifecycle phase: Service Design Lifecycle phase: Service Transition Lifecycle phase: Service Operation Lifecycle phase: Continual Service ImprovementNew, compared with the previous edition on ITIL V3, are the processes for Strategy Management and Business Relationship Management. Also the other new and revised concepts of ITIL are covered in this book. Well written and presented, this publication provides a useful addition to the core ITIL publications for anyone wanting to understand IT service management. Kevin Holland, Service Management Specialist, NHS Pierre has produced an extremely useful summary of the current version of ITIL. This will be an invaluable day to day reference for all practitioners. Claire Agutter, ITIL Training Zone

Foundations of IT Service Management

This book, "Foundations of IT Service Management with ITIL® 2011", provides the reader with foundations-level knowledge of the concepts of the IT Infrastructure Library® for both ITIL® v3 and ITIL® 2011 preparing the reader to achieve ...

Foundations of IT Service Management

Author: Brady Orand

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781466231320

Page: 338

View: 338

The publication of the IT Infrastructure Library® (ITIL®), published in July, 2011, introduces several new processes and concepts that are paramount to the success of IT Service Management within an organization. As IT evolves from a technology provider to a service provider to a true partner of the business, the concepts of Service Management become ever more important to allow the business to excel in a competitive environment. This book, "Foundations of IT Service Management with ITIL® 2011", provides the reader with foundations-level knowledge of the concepts of the IT Infrastructure Library® for both ITIL® v3 and ITIL® 2011 preparing the reader to achieve success on the ITIL® Foundations certification exam as well as gain new insight on how IT can truly meet the needs of the business. These concepts help IT align to the needs of the business. The IT Infrastructure Library®, by focusing on the principle of providing services, empowers IT and the business with the tools they require to enable this alignment. Having become the de-facto standard in IT Service Management, ITIL® has rapidly gained popularity across the globe. Written by an ITIL® Expert trainer who has taught thousands of students and hundreds of organizations, "Foundations of IT Service Management with ITIL® 2011" provides a reader with the introduction to this approach to IT services without the expense of a formal classroom course. While the focus is primarily on providing information required to pass the ITIL® Foundations exam, this book goes beyond those basics to also provide a real understanding of ITIL® to further your knowledge and abilities as a valuable part of IT/business alignment. Using a case-study approach, real issues are discussed that represents challenges experienced by almost every IT organization. This book is supported with access to online sample exams that are constantly updated as new material is available. Based on reader input and the latest ITIL® Foundations syllabus, this book has been updated to provide readers with the most up-to-date exam preparation material possible.

Foundations of ITIL 2011 Edition

For trainers free additional material of this book is available.

Foundations of ITIL   2011 Edition

Author: Pierre Bernard

Publisher: Van Haren

ISBN: 9087539231

Page: 474

View: 710

For trainers free additional material of this book is available. This can be found under the "Training Material" tab. Log in with your trainer account to access the material.This book and its predecessors have become the industry classic guide on the topic of ITIL. Over the years this authoritative guide has earned its place on the bookshelves and in the briefcases of industry experts as they implement best practices within their organizations.This version has now been upgraded to reflect ITIL 2011 Edition. Written in the same concise way and covering all the facts, readers will find that this title succinctly covers the key aspects of the ITIL 2011 Edition upgrade.The ITIL 2011 Edition approach covering the ITIL Lifecycle is fully covered. The new and re-written processes in ITIL 2011 Edition for strategy management and business relationship management are included, as well as the other new and improved concepts in ITIL 2011 Edition . This means that it is easy for all readers to access and grasp the process concepts that are so pivotal to many service management day-to-day operations. This title covers the following: Lifecycle phase: Service strategy Lifecycle phase: Service design Lifecycle phase: Service transition Lifecycle phase: Service operation Lifecycle phase: Continual service improvement

ITIL Foundation Exam Study Guide

Completely up-to-date and organized around the current ITIL Foundation syllabus, this guide: Clearly explains ITIL service strategy and guiding principles Covers all ITIL processes, roles, and functions in separate modules Describes the ...

ITIL Foundation Exam Study Guide

Author: Liz Gallacher

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119942756

Page: 408

View: 322

Everything you need to prepare for the ITIL exam The ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) exam is the ultimate certification for IT service management. This essential resource is a complete guide to preparing for the ITIL Foundation exam and includes everything you need for success.

ITIL 2011 The Story Continues

This book will help the readers to understand the relatively new discipline called IT Service Management better. Table of Contents 1. The ITIL® Story 2. Concepts 3. The Story Continues -ITIL® V 3.0 4. Service Strategy 5. Service Design 6.

ITIL   2011 The Story Continues

Author: Dr. Pratul Sharma

Publisher: BPB Publications

ISBN: 9388176731

Page: 80

View: 368

The Complete Beginners' Guide to ITIL DESCRIPTION Dr Pratul Sharma’s exposure to working Industry movers, good practices of IT Service Management and Project Management has enabled him to work closest to the minds of knowledge workers of today’s Industry. This book is a collection of Dr. Pratul Sharma’s real-life examples explaining the concepts of IT Service Management and ITIL which have proven to be the most important aspects of the learning journey of service industry professionals. The examples quoted herein are from the author own experience. The book also provides some entering questions which may be pondered during client discussions or job interviews. KEY FEATURES Explains ITIL service strategy and guiding principles Covers all ITIL processes, roles, and functions Describes the ITIL service lifecycle and standards for service design and development An explanation is given in untraditional Layman’s language, with easy to follow examples Explores issues of creating and maintaining value for clients through monitoring WHAT WILL YOU LEARN Service Strategy & Design, Service Transition & Service Operation Continual Service Improvement Service Operation Functions ITIL® 2011 Update WHO THIS BOOK IS FOR This book is a humble attempt to support the endeavour, where an effort has been made to make the knowledge simple and easy to understand even to the professionals who are not IT literate. Even a banker could read the manuscript of the book and easily understand the good practices of IT Service Management described therein. This book will help the readers to understand the relatively new discipline called IT Service Management better. Table of Contents 1. The ITIL® Story 2. Concepts 3. The Story Continues -ITIL® V 3.0 4. Service Strategy 5. Service Design 6. Service Transition & Service Operation 7. Continual Service Improvement 8. Service Operation Functions 9. ITIL® 2011 Update 10. Few Important Questions to discuss 11. The ITIL® Story Summary 12. Abbreviations

IT Service Management

The guide introduces ITIL to Foundation Examination candidates and offers a practical understanding of IT service management. This new edition is compatible with the 2011 update to ITIL®.

IT Service Management

Author: Ernest Brewster

Publisher: BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT

ISBN: 1906124930

Page: 200

View: 597

ITIL® is a framework for IT service management and provides best management practice to meet ISO/IEC 20k. The guide introduces ITIL to Foundation Examination candidates and offers a practical understanding of IT service management. This new edition is compatible with the 2011 update to ITIL®. It includes the following additional processes: business relationship management; design coordination; strategy management for IT services; transition planning and support. An ITIL® licensed product.

ITIL Service Operation

This publication provides updated best-practice advise on all aspects of managing the day-to-day operation of an organisation's IT services.

ITIL Service Operation

Author: Great Britain. Cabinet Office

Publisher: Stationery Office/Tso

ISBN: 9780113313075

Page: 370

View: 438

This publication provides updated best-practice advise on all aspects of managing the day-to-day operation of an organisation's IT services. It encompasses and supersedes the operational aspects of the ITIL Service Support and Service Delivery publications and covers most of the scope of ICT Infrastructure Management. it also incorporates operational aspects from the Planning to Implement, Application Management, Software Asset Management and Security Management publications.

ITIL 2011 Edition A Pocket Guide

The guide contents cover all of the specifications of APMG’s ITIL Foundation Certificate syllabus. By this book is a separate file (free, via internet) available: • All images in the book, in Powerpoint format.

ITIL   2011 Edition     A Pocket Guide

Author: Jan van Bon a.o.

Publisher: Van Haren

ISBN: 9087536763

Page: 194

View: 662

Note: This pocket book is available in several languages: English, German, Dutch. Since 2001 the Van Haren Publishing ITIL Pocket Guides have helped readers all over the world to understand the essentials of ITIL (IT Infrastructure Library), the leading framework for IT service management. This pocket guide does exactly the same as previous editions: offering a concise summary of ITIL, based on ITIL® 2011 Edition. We have condensed the full ITIL framework, found in 2000 pages, into just 200 pocket-sized pages! It means that this book is an essential time-saving and cost-effective guide to ITIL 2011 Edition -- for both industry experts and students alike. Primarily it is a quick, portable reference tool to ITIL for all professionals in the service management community. What is the ‘lifecycle’ approach? What are the key service management processes and functions? Secondly the ITIL pocket guide can be used as part of the training material for everyone who wants to certify for the ITIL Foundation exam. The guide contents cover all of the specifications of APMG’s ITIL Foundation Certificate syllabus. By this book is a separate file (free, via internet) available: • All images in the book, in Powerpoint format. Click on the button Training Material by the book on our website.

Introduction to the ITIL Service Lifecycle

It explains the basic concept of IT Service Management (ITSM) and the place of ITIL, introducing the new lifecycle model, which puts into context all the familiar ITIL processes from the earlier books.

Introduction to the ITIL Service Lifecycle

Author: Anthony T. Orr

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780113313099

Page: 262

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This official introduction is a gateway to ITIL. It explains the basic concept of IT Service Management (ITSM) and the place of ITIL, introducing the new lifecycle model, which puts into context all the familiar ITIL processes from the earlier books. It also serves to illuminate the background of thr new ITIL structure.This title introduces ITSM and ITIL, explains why the service lifecycle approach is best practice in today's ITSM, and makes a persuasive case for change.After showing high level process models, it takes the reader through the main principles that govern the new version: lifecycle stages, governance and decision making, then the principles behind design and deployment, and operation and optimisation.

ITIL 2011 At a Glance

Further, this book is ideal for anyone involved in planning consulting, implementing, or testing an ITIL® implementation.

ITIL   2011 At a Glance

Author: John O. Long

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461438977

Page: 95

View: 115

"ITIL® 2011 At a Glance" is an important update to the internationally-recognized ITIL® best practices for IT Service Management. "ITIL® 2011 At a Glance" provides graphical and textual memory joggers for the primary concepts of those best practices. IT organizations worldwide are implementing ITIL® as a vehicle for improving IT service quality and improve return on investment for IT services. This book is an update based on the ITIL 2011 Update. The desk reference’s unique graphical approach will take otherwise complex textual descriptions and make the information accessible in a series of consistent, simple diagrams. "ITIL® 2011 At a Glance" will be of interest to organizations looking to train their staffs in a consistent and cost-effective way. Further, this book is ideal for anyone involved in planning consulting, implementing, or testing an ITIL® implementation.

The ITIL Process Manual

This practical guide is a great solution to address the key problem how to implement ITIL and ISO 20000 when initial training has been completed.

The ITIL Process Manual

Author: James Persse

Publisher: Van Haren

ISBN: 9087536518

Page: 374

View: 224

This practical guide is a great solution to address the key problem how to implement ITIL and ISO 20000 when initial training has been completed. It supports the basic approaches to the fundamental processes small to medium sized companies will find the concise, practical guidance easy to follow and implement. It avoids the complex, enterprise-wide issues which are not required for many organisations. Each chapter has the following structure:Improvement activities Process inputs and outputs Related processesTools and techniques Key Performance Indicators Critical Success FactorsProcess Improvement roles Benefits of effective Process Implementation challenges and considerationsTypical assets and artefacts of an Improvement program

Metrics for Service Management

This title is the sister book to the global best-seller Metrics for IT Service Management.

Metrics for Service Management

Author: Peter Brooks

Publisher: Van Haren

ISBN: 9087536488

Page: 182

View: 188

This title is the sister book to the global best-seller Metrics for IT Service Management. Taking the basics steps described there, this new title describes the context within the ITIL 2011 Lifecycle approach. More than that it looks at the overall goal of metrics which is to achieve Value. The overall delivery of Business Value is driven by Corporate Strategy and Governance, from which Requirements are developed and Risks identified. These Requirements drive the design of Services, Processes and Metrics. Metrics are designed and metrics enable design as well as governing the delivery of value through the whole lifecycle. The book shows the reader how do achieve this Value objective by extending the ITIL Service Lifecycle approach to meet business requirements.

Basic Service Management

Service Management is the potent idea that could change your business. This useful little book is a pocket guide on how to operate any enterprise, described from the point of view of the services it delivers.

Basic Service Management

Author: Rob England

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 0958296936

Page: 64

View: 425

Service Management is the potent idea that could change your business. This useful little book is a pocket guide on how to operate any enterprise, described from the point of view of the services it delivers. After all, delivery is what success is all about. It describes the basics, in realistic pragmatic terms. And it is brief - we limited ourselves to 50 pages. Whether you are in manufacturing, trades, retail, IT, not-for-profit...; whether you provide service internally to the rest of your organisation or externally to paying customers; whether you work anywhere from a small business to a government department; this book introduces you to service management. It will get you started, get you up and running, and it will set you on the path to the advanced concepts if that is where you need to be.

ITIL Foundation Handbook

This handbook provides an introduction to the ITIL service lifecycle model and an overview of the ITIL qualification structure.

ITIL Foundation Handbook

Author: itSMF Foundation

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780113314690

Page: 364

View: 640

Now updated in line with the 2011 syllabus, this quick-reference revision guide has been designed to help students prepare for their foundation exam. It is also a key reference aid for managers, practitioners, vendors and consultants in the workplace and while travelling. This handbook provides an introduction to the ITIL service lifecycle model and an overview of the ITIL qualification structure. It contains a chapter on each of the components of the lifecycle: service strategy, service design, service transition, service operation and continual service improvement.

ITIL Service Strategy

This volume provides updated guidance on how to design, develop and implement service management both as an organisational capability and a strategic asset.

ITIL Service Strategy

Author: Great Britain. Cabinet Office

Publisher: Stationery Office/Tso

ISBN: 9780113313044

Page: 483

View: 765

This volume provides updated guidance on how to design, develop and implement service management both as an organisational capability and a strategic asset. It is a guide to a strategic review of ITIL-based service management capabilities, with the aim of improving their alignment with overall business needs. It is written primarily for senior managers who provide leadership and direction in the form of objectives, plans and policies. It is also benefits mangers at other levels, by explaining the logic of senior management decisions.

100 ITIL Foundation Exam Questions

Ensure your success on the ITIL Foundation exam with these 100 exam questions with detailed rationale and BONUS sample exam.

100 ITIL Foundation Exam Questions

Author: Brady Orand

Publisher: Brady Orand

ISBN: 1466365196

Page: 110

View: 437

Ensure your success on the ITIL Foundation exam with these 100 exam questions with detailed rationale and BONUS sample exam. Each and every question closely resemble the types and format of questions you will experience on your exam. This representative sample of questions covers definitions and terms, process activities and relationships, key concepts and questions from other topics that you will see on your exam.

ITIL Service Design

The ITIL 2011 Editions have been updated for clarity, consistency, correctness and completeness.

ITIL Service Design

Author: Great Britain. Cabinet Office

Publisher: Stationery Office/Tso

ISBN: 9780113313051

Page: 442

View: 818

The Service Design phase of the ITIL Service Lifecycle uses business requirements to create services and their supporting practices. This edition updates design principles for applications, infrastructure, processes and resources, as well as sourcing models. Service managers will also find guidance on the engineering of sound requirements, supplier management and design considerations for outsourcing.

Practical IT Service Management 2nd Edition

Read this book to see how ITIL can help your IT function support business goals.

Practical IT Service Management  2nd Edition

Author: Thejandra BS

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page: 279

View: 869

How can you ensure that IT problems do not damage your business? IT is integral to modern organisations, and the way you manage it can make or break your business. IT service management - not just for the IT director It is not enough for the IT manager to understand the latest technical developments. For your company to succeed, everyone in the IT department must also understand their role in achieving overall business goals. IT service management questions answered Written in a friendly question-and-answer format, Practical ITSM explains how to set up a technical service management structure, using the best practice framework established by the latest version of the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL® 2011). ITIL framework for structured ITSM The ITIL system is the most widely adopted approach to technical IT service management worldwide. It shows technical support staff how to provide the efficient IT services that are vital to your company's success. Learn how ITIL can help you to: Protect your company's reputation If you system goes down for any length of time, you might not be able to process an order or honour a contract. ITSM helps your business meet customer deadlines and expectations. Safeguard vital information and recover from IT setbacks Without adequate IT service management you could risk losing vital information, like payroll, billing and sales data. Retain momentum With a structured IT service management in place, routine maintenance issues can be quickly resolved, minimising delays and improving productivity. Read this book to see how ITIL can help your IT function support business goals. About the author Thejendra BS is the IT manager for a software development firm in Bangalore, and has over 20 years of experience in IT. Besides working in India, his career has also taken him to Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Bahrain and Australia. He has dealt with customers in many different areas of business, and has written many articles for websites such as techrepublic.com and drj.com. Visit www.thejendra.com for details of his other books and articles.

ITIL Capacity Management

The Business-Focused, Best-Practice Guide to Succeeding with ITIL Capacity Management Using ITIL® capacity management processes, IT organizations can eliminate waste and overbuying, reduce both equipment and staffing costs, drive more ...

ITIL Capacity Management

Author: Larry Klosterboer

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 0132480026

Page: 264

View: 301

The Business-Focused, Best-Practice Guide to Succeeding with ITIL Capacity Management Using ITIL® capacity management processes, IT organizations can eliminate waste and overbuying, reduce both equipment and staffing costs, drive more value from existing investments, and consistently provide the right resources to meet the needs of the business. Now, in this comprehensive, best-practice guide, leading ITIL expert Larry Klosterboer systematically explains how to manage capacity using the ITIL framework and techniques. Drawing on his extensive ITIL experience, Klosterboer covers all facets of ITIL-based capacity management, and offers proven solutions to the challenges IT organizations encounter in implementation. He presents expert guidance on accurately projecting demand and growth, planning and staffing, tool selection, process implementation, and much more. This book’s practical insights will be invaluable to every IT leader who wants to leverage ITIL’s best practices for capacity management, and for every business and technical manager who wants IT to deliver greater value, efficiency, and effectiveness. Coverage includes Making the business case for capacity management Establishing specific goals for capacity management Mastering ITIL capacity management terminology Predicting capacity in dynamic, fast-changing organizations Implementing systems that help you anticipate trends Defining capacity plans, staffing capacity management teams, and implementing ongoing processes Linking capacity with performance management and with other ITIL processes Selecting the right capacity management tools for your environment Integrating capacity issues into your IT project management discipline Using “business capacity planning” to help the entire business become more agile

ITIL Operational Support and Analysis OSA Full Certification Online Learning and Study Book Course the ITIL Intermediate OSA Capability Complete Certification Kit Third Edition

The first and second edition of this book and its accompanying eLearning course are regarded as a classic in its field.

ITIL Operational Support and Analysis  OSA  Full Certification Online Learning and Study Book Course   the ITIL Intermediate OSA Capability Complete Certification Kit  Third Edition

Author: Ivanka Menken

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781743332481

Page: 388

View: 936

The first and second edition of this book and its accompanying eLearning course are regarded as a classic in its field. Now, in an expanded and updated version of The Art of Service's book, the authors once again present a step-by-step guide to getting your ITIL OSA Certificate. Who Knew ITIL Certification E-Learning This Quick and Easy Could Make You Look This Good. 'The Art of Service has dramatically changed the way we deliver employee training. We can now deliver more training at less cost to a wider audience in a shorter period of time.' On-demand eLearning: Do not pay over $ 3,000.00 for a 5 day class room based course: you are out of touch with your work for 5 days and including the course fee, the costs are insurmountable. Take the online learning option instead and study at your own pace. Course Description: This intensive interactive course immerses learners in the practical aspects of the ITIL Service Lifecycle and processes associated with the Operational Support and Analysis of services and service delivery. The main focus of this course is on the operational-level process activities and supporting methods and approaches to executing these processes in a practical, hands-on learning environment. This training is intended to enable the holders of the certificate to apply the practices in resolution and support of the Service Management Lifecycle. This course uses an engaging, interactive and flexible online approach to learning the core disciplines of the ITIL best practice and positions the student to successfully complete the associated exam: the APMG Intermediate Level Certificate Operational Support and Analysis. Learning Objectives: At the end of this course, the learner will gain competencies in: * Understanding Service Management as a Practice, Service Operation principles, purpose and objective * Knowing the important role of Operational Support and Analysis in service provision and understanding of how the in-scope processes interact with other Service Lifecycle processes * The activities, methods and functions used in each of the Operational Support and Analysis processes * The application of Operational Support and Analysis processes, activities and functions to achieve operational excellence * How to measure Operational Support and Analysis performance * The importance of IT Security and how it supports Operational Support and Analysis * Understanding technology and implementation requirements in support of Operational Support and Analysis * The challenges, critical success factors and risks related with Operational Support and Analysis As well as preparing participants for the exam. Pre-requisites: ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management. It is highly recommended that you read the Operational Support and Analysis book prior to commencement of this program. Delivery: The program combines short presentations supported by accredited trainer audio. There are also quizzes and exercises (marking scheme provided) to ensure learners are testing their knowledge and competency to enhance understanding of key concepts. Revision questions and a mock examination help to prepare for the multiple-choice APMG examination. This program is an eLearning Program, your access details to the eLearning course are in the book. Program Materials: * Access to presentation with trainer audio * The Art of Service Operational Support and Analysis Book * Exercises + Answers (where applicable) * Mock Exam questions Considering the increasing number of IT Professionals and their Organizations who want to be actively involved in IT Service Management, this book, which leads to ITIL OSA and paves the way to ITIL Expert Certification, should do at least as well as the first and second editions, which are bestsellers.