Is your organization’s IT Strategy in line with its business goals and direction? Do you know where your business is going in the next 3 to 5 years? When was the last time you revisited your corporate IT Strategy to ensure that it is still aligned with your business direction? Do you have a framework in place which will measure and report on your success, information security and information privacy?
These are only some of the critical questions to ask an organization’s stakeholders. Our experienced team of advisors will ask the right questions, develop detailed business requirements based on the assessment of your organization’s current technology state, and provide the right solutions that will address your corporate IT challenges.
Our IT solutions will be tailor fit to your business. StratoGrid’s experienced specialists will provide an in-depth analysis of your people, processes and procedures. The correct analysis of your information will provide the competitive advantage that your organization’s peers lack. StratoGrid excels in the development of strategic plans and IT roadmaps. This approach will ensure an alignment convergence of your Business and IT goals.
CIO’s top priorities
Until recent times, IT organizations were referred to as cost centers. The status quo of the IT norm was plagued by issues such as too many servers to manage, mediocre application delivery and performance, and constant resource capacity challenges. Today the primary role of an IT organization is to deliver services that will enable and support the business direction. At the same time, the technology landscape has changed significantly. Making the best technology choices is critical for establishing and maintaining the competitive edge of a successful business.
The optimum blend of service selections from a plethora of choices is a daunting proposition for the modern business. Service options can include, but are not limited to, in-house, managed, outsourced, cloud, and hybrid service solutions. StratoGrid can help your business make these critical choices with our experienced staff of experts. We will ensure that your business avoids the cost of mistakes resulting from needless solution complexity and extraneous technology. Our advisors will help you analyze your current infrastructure and application state and present service and technology options that best support and align with your business direction. Contact StratoGrid and enhance your business competitiveness today.
Net percentage of organizations increasing spending
Today’s information technologies are changing rapidly. The server processing requirements and the corresponding data usage demands are growing exponentially. The promise of employing cloud services to help alleviate this challenge is a tempting solution. However, cloud services can introduce additional integration complexity with you organizations people, processes and IT infrastructure. In addition, 3rd party intranet connections may expose your vital business information and data to external security threats. This can create the perfect storm that could quickly overwhelm your IT department and result in the loss of current business opportunities and clients.
Our team of experienced advisors will help you assess your IT infrastructure and current state architecture. They will assist you with the identification of potential gaps and develop remediation plans to address the corresponding findings. StratoGrid’s targeted remediation plans will prioritize tasks based on risk level and importance to the business.
Typical IT Assessment findings
We specialize in creating Business Continuity and IT Disaster Recovery programs that meet the unique needs of organizations of all sizes in nearly every industry.
Why is Business Continuity Planing (BCP) and Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP) important for your organization? It enables organizations to protect themselves from and to minimize the disruption of various natural disasters and man-made outages. BCP and DRP focuses on your business recovery and the operational functionality of business critical IT systems that have failed either due to component failure, data center failure, or some other incident or disaster. The goal of DRP is to implement a disaster prevention program to rapidly restore IT operational capability thus minimizing the disruption of critical business applications.
– Business Continuity Management (BCM) Program Setup
– Risk Assessment
– Business Impact Assessments
– Disaster Recovery (DR) Plans Development
– Business Continuity Program assessments
– IT Disaster Recovery plans assessments
– IT Disaster Recovery options and cost analysis
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– Disaster Recovery Planning and Options Analysis
– Business Continuity Planning
– IT Project Management, Project Assessments and Project Recoveries
– Datacenter and IT Operations Assessments
– Datacentre Consolidations and Migrations
– IT Options Analysis and Market Research
– Public and Private Cloud Advisory Services (e.g. Azure, Office 365, VMware, Citrix, etc.)
– Information Security Control Framework Assessments and Documentation
– Creation of Information Security Control Frameworks (ISO 27002, ISO 27013 Control Standards)
– Threat and Vulnerability Risk Assessments for IT Applications and Infrastructure
– COBIT and ITIL Organizational Assessments