Modernize your data center from the ground up

With dynamic organizational demands, it’s crucial to bring clarity to how IT is supporting your business goals. Optimizing an IT environment begins with a comprehensive understanding of your entire infrastructure and resources, as well as a roadmap to ensure that technology and business priorities are aligned. With a clearer picture of your data center’s efficiency, flexibility, and security, you’ll have the information needed to modernize your environment for optimal performance.

We consider varied perspectives when conducting IT assessments: business, information, applications, and technology. Datalink Assessment Services provide holistic analysis, proactive planning, and actionable recommendations to maximize your IT spend, reduce costs and risks, and improve performance and efficiencies throughout your entire IT environment.

Learning how to modernize your organization can help you:

  • Identify potential risks that may threaten operational availability.
  • Get an end-to-end view of your physical and virtual infrastructure, applications, storage, and networks.
  • Understand interdependencies to easily identify problems and plan for the future.
  • Identify bottlenecks and optimize your servers, storage, and networks for better performance and improved service levels.
  • Use detailed reporting and metrics to solve immediate problems.
  • Eliminate the guesswork with an analytical approach that properly aligns your infrastructure and business objectives.

Validate and improve your approach to managing your IT infrastructure

Through in-depth review, analyses, and collaborative workshops, we’re able to create an insightful roadmap for implementing the ideal solutions based on your organizational needs and goals:

Security Strategy Workshop

In the Security Strategy Workshop, we bring together your business objectives and current security practices with our in-depth understanding of the most current security technology, processes, and best practices in a true collaborative process. The result is a roadmap for implementing the ideal security measures for your environment.

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Workload Education Workshop

Empower your organization to evaluate your application ecosystem, dependencies, and proper workload alignment through this fast-paced, informative session. Our experts take a prescriptive approach  to IT transformation, and give you the tools you need to align workloads and infrastructure with the most optimal, cost-effective platforms.

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Infrastructure Strategy Workshop

The Infrastructure Strategy Workshop documents your infrastructure’s current state, compares it to industry best practices, and broadens your awareness of the latest trends in private infrastructure platforms — from converged and hyperconverged to flash. Upon completion, you’ll have a roadmap for creating a services-oriented infrastructure model.

To ensure that every facet of your operations receives appropriate attention, the Infrastructure Strategy Workshop is broken down into four offerings:
Data Center Network
  • Network architecture review
  • Utilization analysis
  • Monitoring and tools review
  • Provisioning process review
Compute and Virtualization
  • Compute landscape inventory
  • Virtualization assessment
  • Converged infrastructure validation
Data Storage
  • Storage inventory
  • Capacity and utilization reporting
  • Quick performance analysis
  • Provisioning process review
Data Protection
  • SLA assessment
  • Data protection process review
  • BC/DR policy review
A next-generation data center is no longer a nice thing to have; it’s a critical part of a strategic business. We’re here to help.