Platinum Gold AUSTRALIA SHAREPOINT CONFERENCE MARCH 8+9 2011
Joel Oleson @joeloleson Quest Software Operational Governance
Agenda Deployment Example: The Vasa Why do we need Governance or Operations Frameworks? Intro to ITIL Intro to MOF v4 Intro to Agile Scrum Project Management Methodology
The Story of the Vasa the Greatest Military Ship
The Vasa – Deployment Nightmare! Designed by HenrikHybertsson to be the mightiest warship in the world Maiden voyage was designed to be propaganda for the Swedish king GustavusAdolphus 150 people on board 30-50 died in the disaster Salvaged in 1961 Initial declared sank due to "imprudence and negligence“ Inquiries declared it was well built, but poorly proportioned
Why Use Governance or Operations Frameworks? “Governance and Management frameworks are designed to support and optimize the quality of the service…”
ITIL – IT Infrastructure Library “The fastest cars have the best brakes…”
ITIL 5 Elements of Lifecycle Strategy Design Transition Operation Continual Improvement
Essential IT Service Management Process, People, and Technology (PPT) Strategy, Tactics and Operations (STO) Separation of Duties (SoD) Strategic Alignment Model Enhanced (SAME) Deming’s Plan-Do-Check-Act Management Cycle (PDCA)
Key Service Management Questions Who will secure sensitive information? Who will assign users & permissions in SharePoint 2010? Who will create and approve content for sites? Who will be able to create new sites? Who will be able to publish content to Web sites? Who will be able to customize sites?
Strategy to OperationsObjectives are translated into specific goals, directed and controlled
SharePoint Service Quality Controls SharePoint 2010 farm structure farm and service topology Minimum Performance level Disaster Recovery - Recovery Time Objective, Recovery Point Objective Information Architecture – Managed Metadata, Tagging, Content Structure, Web structure: Site vs. Site Collection, Site & Doc Templates Taxonomy - Who are the owners, what are the content levels, what is the taxonomy Subarea design. What kind of data flow, content control, and site structure will be used? Who is responsible for defining that?
SharePoint Service Quality Controls User and Security Group management Quality Assurance & Test Risk management Contract management Development Methodologies Configuration management, including documentation Business and Service Requirements – i.e.
What is the Next Milestone? Milestones are constructed both to reassure the traveller that the proper path is being followed and to indicate distance travelled
IT Service improvements Since IT services are recognized as strategic business assets, organizations need to continually improve the contribution of IT services to business functions, in terms of better results at lower cost.
Getting Agile with Scrum Project Management Framework for handling rapidly changing requirements. Scrum is an agile process for software development. With Scrum, projects progress via a series of iterations called sprints. Each sprint is typically 2-4 weeks long. Scrum is ideally suited for projects with rapidly changing or highly emergent requirements.