For IT Professionals | Evaluator Group

By: Evaluator Group  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: It Professionals, It Professional, Comparative Analysis

Our customers engage Evaluator Group Services throughout their architecture design and product decision making processes. Our research and advice reduce the risk making the wrong choice while accelerating decision-making from project start to implementation by 30 to 50%. As every customer’s process is different, our offerings are designed to meet needs throughout the planning cycle.

Typical IT Planning & Decision Process Evaluator Research and Service
Step 1 Understand the business / technical requirements and solicit stakeholder input
  • Strategic IT Planning
  • Evaluation and Education Guides*
  • Advanced Storage Education
Step 2 Develop strategy and gain agreement
  • Strategic IT Planning and Advisory Reviews
Step 3 Define product / service requirements
  • Workbook Series*
  • Advisory Services Review
Step 4 Create short list of vendor options
  • Comparison Matrices* and Product Analysis*
  • Advisory Review
  • Advanced Storage Education
Step 5 RFP development, vendor review and selection process
  • Strategic IT Planning and Advisory Reviews
  • RFP Templates*
Step 6 Implementation planning and measurements
  • Strategic IT Planning Services

* Research and analysis contained in the Evaluator Series™ Research

Evaluator Series™ Research

Evaluator Series ™ Research (ESR) independent analysis provides an array of technical detail on storage products, feature comparisons, and data management tools. Our technical expertise delivers comparative analysis and strategic information regarding vendor and product selection. Used along with our Strategic IT Planning and Advisory Services, professionals gain the right information and tools to align business objectives with specific architectural designs and technical requirements.

Advanced Storage Education

Evaluator Group Advance Storage Education is designed for IT professionals who wish to gain more insight into storage trends, architectures, and the products available in the market. We host public and private classes. Class attendees receive unbiased, objective information regarding current and emerging storage strategies, architectures, and solutions as well as advanced data management tools.

IT Professional Strategic and Advisory Services

The key to effective storage architectural design and product selection results from a careful IT planning and decision-making process. By integrating EGI services, clients reduce risk and complexity while accelerating project implementation. Our services are designed to meet client needs throughout the planning and decision-making processes. These services are available on a one-time project basis and via annual subscriptions.

Engaging with Evaluator Group

IT Professionals can engage with us via an annual subscription for our Advisory Services and Evaluator Series Research or on a project by project basis. Contact us for more information.

Keywords: Comparative Analysis, It Professional, It Professionals, Research Evaluator, Storage Education,

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