PBM : Plan, Build, and Manage
Strategy and Analysis
Compliance against industry and Cisco best practices
Gaps in support team ability to do the project
Design builds in resilient and scalable network design that meets the business requirements
Does the proposed solution meet requirements for availability, security, reliability, and performance through accessment and lab environments?
Does it mitigate risk during upgrading the network?
Does the new IT and Network solutions process have minimum disruption to the production network?
Does it meet the business and technical goals?
Does it use a systematic and efficient approach?
Does it control costs and improve operational excellence?
Does it reduce operation costs and system outages?
Does it mitigate device, network and software upgrades?
provides automated network equipment inventory management
better planning for equipment upgrades
increased operational efficiencies
Better troubleshooting methods for the new solution
increased uptime and productivity
recommends and provides technical support for improved deployment
Increases performance, availability, resiliency, and visibility of the network.
Trains staff to handle issues better
Proactive monitoring and management