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Complete Information Technology Management solutions.

Leveraging industry standards such as the ITIL Framework, we ensure that you have the best in class service, and a Technology environment that is compliant and proactively managed to minimize risk and guarantee business continuity: IT Service Strategy, IT Service Design, IT Service Transition, IT Service Operation, and IT Continual Service Improvement.

AKC UCS Voice Over IP Solutions.

As a certified Cisco partner, we offer our customers the best of both worlds: The quality and class at a price you can afford. The system integrates multiple locations support and can be locally hosted or cloud based.

Cloud & Remote Access Solutions.

As a certified Citrix Partner,and Citrix Solutions Advisor, AKC Solutions is proud to play a vital role in helping companies and organizations migrate or integrate a platform

Complete Network Security Solutions.

We help our clients secure their data, protect identities and build trusted relationships with their customers, constituents and partners: Network Firewalls, Proxies and Web-filters, Network applications control, Network Spyware and Virus blockers, Intrusion detection and prevention systems...
The Information Technology Infrastructure Library – ITIL.
The Information Technology Infrastructure Library – ITIL-- is a set of practices for IT service management-- ITSM -- that focuses on aligning IT services with the needs of business. ITIL describes processes, procedures, tasks and checklists that are not organization-specific, used by an organization for establishing integration with the organization's strategy, delivering value and maintaining a minimum level of competency. It allows the organization to establish a baseline from which it can plan, implement, and measure. It is used to demonstrate compliance and to measure improvement..
The Information Technology Service Strategy.
The ITIL Service Strategy (SS) provides guidance on clarification and prioritization of service-provider investments in services. More generally, Service Strategy focuses on helping IT organizations improve and develop over the long term. In both cases, Service Strategy relies largely upon a market-driven approach. Key topics covered include service value definition, business-case development, service assets, market analysis, and service provider types. List of covered processes.
The Information Technology Service Design.
The Service Design (SD) provides good-practice guidance on the design of IT services, processes, and other aspects of the service management effort. Significantly, design within ITIL is understood to encompass all elements relevant to technology service delivery, rather than focusing solely on design of the technology itself. As such, service design addresses how a planned service solution interacts with the larger business and technical environments, service management systems required to support the service, processes which interact with the service, technology, and architecture required to support the service, and the supply chain required to support the planned service. Within ITIL, design work for an IT service is aggregated into a single service design package (SDP). Service design packages, along with other information about services, are managed within the service catalogue.
The Information Technology Service Operation.
Service Operation (SO) aims to provide best practice for achieving the delivery of agreed levels of services both to end-users and the customers (where "customers" refer to those individuals who pay for the service and negotiate the SLAs). Service operation, as described in the ITIL Service Operation volume, is the part of the lifecycle where the services and value is actually directly delivered. Also the monitoring of problems and balance between service reliability and cost etc. are considered. The functions include technical management, application management, operations management and service desk as well as, responsibilities for staff engaging in Service Operation.
The Information Technology Service transition.
Service transition (ST), as described by the ITIL service transition volume, relates to the delivery of services required by a business into live/operational use, and often encompasses the "project" side of IT rather than business as usual (BAU). This area also covers topics such as managing changes to the BAU environment.
The Information Technology Continual service improvement.
Continual service improvement, defined in the ITIL continual service improvement volume, aims to align and realign IT services to changing business needs by identifying and implementing improvements to the IT services that support the business processes. It incorporates many of the same concepts articulated in the Deming Cycle of Plan-Do-Check-Act. The perspective of CSI on improvement is the business perspective of service quality, even though CSI aims to improve process effectiveness, efficiency and cost effectiveness of the IT processes through the whole lifecycle. To manage improvement, CSI should clearly define what should be controlled and measured. CSI needs to be treated just like any other service practice. There needs to be upfront planning, training and awareness, ongoing scheduling, roles created, ownership assigned, and activities identified to be successful. CSI must be planned and scheduled as process with defined activities, inputs, outputs, roles and reporting. Continual Service Improvement and Application Performance Management (APM) are two sides of the same coin. They both focus on improvement with APM tying together service design, service transition, and service operation which in turn helps raise the bar of operational excellence for IT.

Welcome to AKC Solutions

Our expansive pool of Certified IT Professionals as well as our strategic partnerships with some of the largest IT product providers in the world, allows AKC Solutions to transform your dreams of success into reality. But we don't just wave our magic wand or twitch our noses, only for you to open your eyes to the same company who promised you results but failed to follow through with solid, long-lasting change. Our consulting services are mapped to the T, in keeping with YOUR company's sub-culture. And we use our expertise to help you reach where you always knew you could go. If you lack vision, our consultants will guide you outside of the corporate box. If your vision lacks legs, our consultants will water your visionary seeds until they grow into measurable results.

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