BridgeView Partners provides focused Infrastructure experts. The various components that make up the Infrastructure require specialized skills and disciplines. Our experts bring strategic, financial, best practice, market and performance expertise in each discipline to our solutions.

 

 

Cloud Readiness

An advisory role to cloud strategy will provide roadmap advice from experienced managers focusing on providing a cost-effective strategy to the business challenge of insurced and outsourced cloud services.

Data Center Strategy

An advisory role to data center strategy will provide advice and roadmap strategy from experienced data center architects focusing on data center consolidation, expansion, macro redundancy and risk assessment, cloud sourcing, and financial optimization to solve business IT challenges.

IT Infrastructure Strategy

An advisory role to IT infrastructure strategy will provide roadmap advice from experienced managers focusing on providing a cost-effective strategy to the business challenges of IT infrastructure such as network, storage, servers, desktops, and security.

Server Management 

This service engagement will assess, analyze, and advise key areas such as efficiency, capacity, and management both from a physical and virtual perspective ranging from mainframe, midrange, down to distributed servers. An example would be analysis and advisement regarding, utilization, provisioning, decommissioning, tooling, determining refresh cycle, devising a service catalog, and cloud readiness revolving around physical and virtual components. An additional offering to this service is a deep dive into performance challenges for specific customer issues.

Storage Management 

This service engagement will assess, analyze, and advise key areas such as efficiency, capacity, and management both from a physical and virtual perspective ranging from monolithic to distributed storage arrays and core to edge fabric/network switches. An example would be analysis and advisement regarding, utilization, provisioning, decommissioning, tooling, determining refresh cycle, devising a service catalog, and cloud readiness revolving around physical and virtual components. An additional offering to this service is a deep dive into performance challenges for specific customer issues.

Database Management 

This service engagement will assess, analyze, and advise key areas such as efficiency, capacity, and management for major database systems such as Oracle, DB2, MySQL, SQL Server, and SAP. An example would be analysis and advisement regarding age, utilization, provisioning, decommissioning, licensing, and tooling revolving around software components. An additional offering to this service is a deep dive into performance challenges for specific customer issues.

Network Operations 

This service engagement will assess, analyze, and advise key areas such as efficiency, capacity, and management both from a physical and virtual perspective ranging from core and edge switches, routers, VPNs, firewalls, and WAN/LAN topology. An example would be analysis and advisement regarding, utilization, provisioning, decommissioning, licensing, tooling for imaging, determining refresh cycle, devising a service catalog, and cloud readiness revolving around physical and virtual components. An additional offering to this service is a deep dive into performance challenges for specific customer issues.

Desktop Operations 

This service engagement will assess, analyze, and advise key areas such as efficiency, capacity, and management both from a physical and virtual perspective ranging from laptop, desktop, to thin clients. An example would be analysis and advisement regarding, utilization, provisioning, decommissioning, licensing, tooling for imaging, determining refresh cycle, devising a service catalog, and cloud readiness revolving around physical and virtual components. An additional offering to this service is a deep dive into performance challenges for specific customer issues.

Service Operations and Performance Management 

This service engagement will assess, analyze, and advise key service operational areas such as fault, configuration, accounting, performance, and security (FCAPS). An example would be analysis and advisement regarding performance monitoring, access management, job scheduling and monitoring and operations for various services provided by an organization. An additional offering to this service is a deep dive into performance challenges for a specific IT service.

Facilities and Data Center Management 

An advisory role to data center strategy will provide roadmap advice from experienced managers focusing on the current as-is design and providing cost-effective solutions to business challenges such as, HVAC, MAD process, inventory management, power containment and efficiency improvements, utilization of next gen technologies tying in with government sponsored incentives.

IT Continuity Management/Disaster Recovery 

An advisory role to IT continuity management/Disaster Recovery will provide roadmap advice from experienced managers focusing on providing cost-effective solutions to the business challenge of services failover. Based on sound risk analysis, this offering addresses the overall continuity planning including ties into network, storage, security, servers, applications, data center, business operations and support. The service considers the various insourced and outsourced options for establishing specific Disaster Recovery solutions.

Backup & Recovery Services 

This service engagement will assess, analyze, and advise key areas such as efficiency, capacity, and management both from a physical and virtual perspective ranging from offline technologies such as monolithic robotic tape libraries and single unit systems to nearline technologies such as VTL, snapshot, cloning, data shipping, and application specific technologies such as operating system or application data replication. An example would be analysis and advisement regarding, utilization, provisioning, decommissioning, licensing, tooling for imaging, determining refresh cycle, devising a service catalog, and cloud readiness revolving around physical and virtual components. An additional offering to this service is a deep dive into performance challenges for specific customer issues.

Information Security 

This service engagement will assess, analyze, and advise on key security areas such as compliance auditing, risk assessment, vulnerability testing, and access control testing. Risk assessment regarding regulations such as HIPAA, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX), VISA/MC/AMEX/Discover (CISP, SDP), GLBA, U.S. Patriot Act 2001, breach laws and certification in areas such as ISO27K are also provided. An additional offering to this service is a deep dive into challenges for specific customer issues.

IT Service Management 

An advisory role to IT Service Management will provide roadmap advice for achieving operational process efficiency and effectiveness in support of quality IT services. Experts bring a pragmatic approach to applying service management best practices such as ITIL® to your environment providing cost-effective solutions to achieving operational efficiency and high value IT services.

Organizational Management 

An advisory role to organizational management will provide roadmap advice from experienced managers focusing on the business challenge of organizational management providing an effective organization design, role alignment to business needs, skills requirements, and effective organization change leadership needed to realize the new state.