Earlier in the year we wrote three horror stories about Service Integration projects going wrong… there were (a little) fictional, but all based on things we have seen in real-life during our careers. In case you missed the blog you can read it here.
Service Integration Horror Stories (Part 2) – “Three Questions to ask yourself soon rather than later”
Ilkka Puikkonen | 20.11.2018
Juha Berghäll | 13.11.2018
You’re in a great position. You can see the IT function within your business for what it is, the value it creates for your customers and how it enables better work within the organisation.
Ilkka Puikkonen | 18.10.2018
Welcome to this instructional guide for IT pros who are trying to get all their internal and supplier service management tools talking to each other and sharing data. Fully integrated software and services sounds great in theory, but what does it look like in real life? We know IT has been tussling for decades to get this stuff right, so what’s changed?At ONEiO we meet IT teams all the time who are fiddling around with DIY batch files, scripts and scheduled tasks, in order somehow to automate the otherwise...
Ilkka Puikkonen | 16.10.2018
How SIAM Changes the Role of IT in Your Business?
You may have heard the term ‘service desk brokers’ thrown around a bit in the last few years, particularly at big events or in industry publications. The premise of a service desk broker, rather than a service desk analyst or technician is quite simple. A traditional analyst/techy role is an expert in solving problems around specific platforms or technologies. A broker role is introduced when the number of technologies and third parties used grows and you...
Juha Berghäll | 31.05.2018
The importance of people, process and tools in a SIAM world
Tiina Eronen | 27.03.2017
Whether you are living the SIAM dream already or just researching whether it is the right approach for you, the needs and future of the service desk will very likely be the front of your mind.
Ilkka Puikkonen | 06.02.2017
Complex and fast moving business targets require complex and reliable IT systems and services. However, in order for IT leaders to remain focused on high levels of availability and making effective and significant IT improvements reducing the amount of internally run activities through managed services and outsourcing is becoming a modern essential.
Juha Berghäll | 07.04.2016
Service Integration and Management, SIAM, has hold ITSM crowd’s attention for a couple of years now and it is beginning to establish itself. Yet, it seems that there are as many explanations as there are explainers. That’s why, I’m not going to try to explain what SIAM means and how it should be implemented.
Tiina Eronen | 02.02.2016
Tuuli Bell has a passion for all things technical from physics to ITSM. Combined with her practical approach to communication, she is both a customer-oriented, and goal-focused advisor. Tuuli is a solution consultant at @Cherwell and secretary and social media officer at @bcsSMSG. She regularly speaks (and tweets) at service management events. She is also a member of @PhysicsNews; and previously an active member the @PGS_IOP committee. Before starting her career in service management, Tuuli received a PhD at...