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IT leaders often make the mistake of assuming cloud is just another technology to implement, but cloud is a service model, not a technology.
Identifying foundational skill gaps and training enabled a company's conversion to Cloud. Needs Analysis case study by Global Knoweldge.
Cloud isn’t a technology — it’s a new business model powered by new technologies. Cloud sells IT infrastructure, platforms and applications as services.
We examine firm types and determine which ones should invest in cloud computing right now.
Investments in ITIL made by IT I&O leaders often show few results, raising questions about the value of ITIL and the quality of leadership.
Cloud service providers often tout staff reduction as a key benefit of cloud computing, but that can be misleading. We examine the impact on IT staffing.
We designed a training strategy to accommodate students with various levels of sales experience and to provide students the opportunity to practice sales calls.
The benefits of well-formed and managed process include improved productivity, lower costs, higher quality, less turnover and better morale.
Customer preferences today are all about being social while mobile. To remain competitive, businesses need to meet these new requirements with innovative and digitally personalized customer experiences.
Our remote lab solution was flexible enough so that it could be modified to the client's wishes without compromising security. The pod-based structure allowed for scalability.
Experts worked closely with the HR department to design a high impact talent management program that builds individual leadership capacity in alignment with the hospital's long-term vision.
Working with Global Knowledge allowed them to streamline the onboarding process for new sales account managers. Business transformation and sales training.
Global Knowledge delivered the experience and know-how to provide the expert, customized IBM Tivoli training needed in a short time frame.
ISC needed training specific to the responsibilities for foundational project management and training to help build camaraderie among project managers and engagement managers.
International nonprofit needed an all-inclusive training portfolio to focus on transitioning workforce from technical support to project management and server virtualization. They were shifting several positions to vendor management and product development. Existing IT staff needed to learn new skills to adopt big data analysis, cloud computing and mobile application initiatives.
Experts conducted an analysis of the current project management processes being used by the various departments and identifed the pain points and subsequent requirements.
Customer perception matters because customer quality of experience (QoE) is the vital factor in delivering cloud computing services — and the key to your success
A key benefit of cloud computing is on-demand self-service. Successful IT leaders know that usage-based IT can quickly become more expensive than what it replaces.
Through synchronous, on-site instructor-led training in Nashville, Tennessee and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Global Knowledge was able to help the organization create standardized language and process around the cloud through customized foundation classes
Can social media replace an IT service desk? It offers new ways to connect with customers and users, but it can hurt business and productivity and reduce customer satisfaction.
How do you Manage Public Cloud Security? What's a sound approach to minimizing security risk when using public cloud services? Everything you need to know.
This brief explains how to use proven infrastructure and operations (I &O) standard changes as templates for continuous cloud deployment and DevOps.
Understand cloud's strengths and weaknesses. Minimize adverse outcomes by understanding that cloud’s positive benefits come with risks.
This brief examines how having an effective whether-to-adopt decision process increases your chance of success when adopting cloud computing.
Most organizations use ITIL service management to improve their service delivery, those orgs often face significant challenges with cloud computing.
Learn how a Global Learning Program Infuses IBM Partners with Cloud and SoftLayer Expertise. A needs analysis case study about Global Knowledge training.
Today, with cloud computing, many key IT metrics are not aligned to the business goals of the customers they serve, incenting the wrong behavior in IT.
International Insurance Organization (IIO) needed a program that would acclimate new hires to a varied technology landscape that includes Cisco, Citrix, Microsoft, VMware and IBM products.
Global Knowledge addressed skills gaps by clearly defining the expectations and proficiency levels. This enabled each IT employee to own his or her development, which resulted in much higher attendance in learning and development opportunities.
This brief explores how IT leaders can use cloud computing safely and effectively.
Tech Giant needed to determine industry best practices for training programs, identify what features partners value and discover how to align partner training programs.
Learn how assessment services helped a customer set the stage for business success. Custom Solution Development case study from Global Knowledge training.