In the 21st century, all companies are information technology (IT) companies. Most just don’t know it yet. Jon Koomey helps executives modernize their IT organizations to speed up innovation, reduce costs, and increase revenue.
In this short course, Jon boils down what he’s learned as one of the top international experts on data center efficiency, economics, and management. The course provides context and suggests concrete actions for executives who want to turn their IT operations into a cost-reducing profit center.
Enjoy a 46-minute lecture, readings, case study resources, and a 35 minute supplemental video illustrating key points in the lecture
Background information about data centers today. Data flows and increasing IT services, the rapid improvement in energy efficiency of information technology, and what total electricity used in data centers tells us about how these high tech facilities are evolving over time.
What executives need to know about IT to take full advantage of its transformational power. How management can leverage IT for business performance using metrics (Key Performance Indicators), measurement, and modeling, quantifying data center performance and mapping it onto business processes, understanding IT costs and benefits at the project level, using IT to transform IT, and MUCH more.
Transform your IT from a cost center to a cost-reducing profit center.