infrastructure & operations

accelerator focus:

Improving the delivery of IT services to provide predictable, cost-effective performance that is responsive to the changing demands of our businesses. Members of this accelerator examine: processes that sustain high performance ahead of business demand; the evolution to service provisioning and alternative IT delivery (cloud, SaaS); infrastructure economics such as costing, metering, pricing and funding; approaches to measure, plan and predict the level of service required including metrics and analytics, and sustainability strategies.

audience:

The Infrastructure and Operations Accelerator established in 2007, is exclusively for companies running very large, highly complex infrastructure environments.

highlighted member practices:

  • Technical Debt: Visualizing the Cost of Legacy Tells the Story
  • Keeping Greenfield Environments Pure: Quarantine Apps Not Ready for Cloud
  • I&O Roadmapping: The London Tube Communicates Perspective on Complex Journey
  • Reducing Technical Debt: A Dedicated Forcing Function for Decommissioning

recent discussion topics:

  • Innovation and Change in I&O
  • Achieving Progress and Value From the New I&O
  • The Organization and Governance to Enable Next Gen Services
  • Tackling the Evolving Cloud Challenges
  • I&O Roadmapping Modernization
  • An Update on Cloud and the Impact on Organization and Governance

upcoming meeting*:

Managing & Operating in the Cloud | May 16-18, 2017 | Dallas, TX
*By invitation only. For more information, please contact Shaw Lively at slively@icex.com.