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Forrester Research report (Ref: Computer Weekly) that IT depts can improve their efficiency by using ITIL. The report states: "ITIL is the foundation for better control of how IT delivers services to business."

Standards Australia have published AS8018 (AS 8018), to equate to BS 15000 / ISO 20000.

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  What is ITIL?
Posted by bs15000 on Friday, August 13 @ 05:32:50 UTC (10575 reads) (Read More... | Score: 3.75)
ITIL Formally: ITIL defines the organisational structure and skill requirements of an IT area and documents a set of operational management procedures to allow management of an IT operation and infrastructure. Importantly, the operational procedures are supplier independent.

The ITIL framework itself comprises seven 'sets' (or volumes): Service Support; Service Delivery; ICT Infrastructure Management; Security Management ; Planning To Implement Service Management; The Business Perspective; Applications Management;

The two most commonly used are the first two, Service Support and Service Delivery. These comprise of a number of 'disciplies':

Service Support: Incident Management; Release Management; Problem Management; Configuration Management; Change Management; Service Desk.

Service Delivery: Service Level Management; IT Service Continuity Management; IT Financial Management; Capacity Management; Availability Management; IT Security Management

Supporting this approach is a structure of examination and certification. The three levels of certification are: three levels of certification are ITIL: Foundation Certificate, Practitioners Certificate and Managers Certificate.


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The ISO 20000 standards can be obtained directly from:

StandardsDirect (BSI):
ISO 20000 Download Page

Or as part of the starter set:
The ISO 20000 Toolkit

The latter is a comprehensive kit containing guides, templates, checklists and presentations.

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