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Enterprise Health Checks

Overview

KeyInfo invests in the most highly qualified managers and engineers to help clients drive projects and initiatives to completion. We analyze, design, implement, manage and support flexible enterprise solutions for our clients. We leverage our collective expertise to minimize risk and realize optimal return on IT investments. Our focus areas are critical computing systems, storage, networking and virtualization, along with cloud integration and enablement services.

KeyInfo Enabled Services

  • Audits and assessments
  • Installation and configuration services
  • Multi-disciplined integration services
  • Project management
  • Retainer services to augment client teams
  • Managed services to offset workloads

VMware Storage Health Check

The VMware vSphere Health Check Service is designed to examine an organization’s VMware environment. Our VMware certified engineers will review your current environment against VMware best practices and technical consistencies to identify any potential problem areas and provide possible remediation recommendations.

  • One (1) data center
  • One (1) VMware vCenter server
  • Up to eight (8) VMware ESXi hosts and/or up to one hundred (100) VMs

Benefits of a VMware Health Check

  • Identification of areas for potential optimization within the current VMware vSphere environment
  • Maximize utilization of resources
  • Identification of potential future improvements (based on client growth profile)
  • Mitigate risk by leveraging experienced consultants and proven best practices
  • Consolidated and concise presentation of findings
  • Identification of opportunities to optimize configuration and improve performance
  • Recommendations for potential upgrades

IBM Storage Health Check

The IBM Storage Health check Service is designed to review and provide remediation advice for an organization’s IBM storage environment. Our IBM storage certified engineers will review your environment against IBM’s best practices, technical consistency, identify any potential problem areas and review any potential bottlenecks or areas of degradation which may impact the overall health of the organization’s storage environment.

  • One (1) to two (2) data centers
  • Up to four (4) storage systems
  • Covers IBM branded storage systems
    • Inclusive of 3rd Party vendor storage virtualized behind IBM storage

Benefits of an IBM Storage Health Check

  • Validate best practices for:
    • Firmware versions
    • Storage Pool configurations
    • EasyTIER
    • Advanced Copy Services
    • Storage controller resource usage (i.e. memory, CPU, host/storage connectivity)
    • SAN for continuity and connectivity
  • Review performance and usage for current and future storage capacity
  • Provided recommendations for remediation and potential upgrades

IBM Power Systems Health Check

AIX and VIOS Health Check

A comprehensive Health Check of customers’ AIX, VIOS (PowerVM) and HMC environments.

  • Onsite data gathering of:
    • AIX versions and service packs
    • Virtual I/O Server (VIOS) versions and fix packs
    • HMC software version and fixes
    • Power Systems’ firmware levels, including I/O cards
  • Make recommendations based on the “SWOT” methodology: Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats
  • Advice based on industry’s and KeyInfo’s “Best Practices”

Benefits of an AIX and VIOS Health Check

  • Stay up-to-date with AIX, VIOS and HMC software levels to maximize performance and utilize new technologies and features
  • Avoid unexpected “End of Support” and “End of Life” situations for software and firmware levels
  • Mitigate risk by leveraging experienced consultants and proven best practices
  • Presentation of findings and recommendations

iSeries Systems

iSeries Systems Update Services are designed to provide clients with an optimum level of support in system maintenance. Services included for a single System i partition:

  • With Operating System (OS) upgrades – comes new enhancements
  • PTF Management

Benefits of an iSeries Systems Health Check

  • OS upgrades ensure continued support from IBM
  • Performance improvements
  • Higher uptime and reliability
  • Improved functionality and protections
  • Lower maintenance costs

Cisco UCS Health Check

The Cisco UCS Health Check provides a condensed, on-site design review and best practices engagement to ensure continued success with your UCS installation.

  • Scalability
  • Manageability
  • Unified fabric
  • Just-in-time provisioning
  • Professional Services engagement

Benefits of a Cisco UCS Health Check

  • List of findings and current overall status will be provided for documentation
  • Review of the current infrastructure, design and status
  • Review of current firmware status and process for updating
  • Allow for the support of next generation hardware as well as address bug fixes and/or enhancements

Network Health Check

The Network Health Check Service is designed to review and optionally provide remediation recommendations for any issues found within an organization’s network environment. Our certified network engineers will identify key areas to focus on and develop a plan of recommendations on how the data center network environment can be improved using industry best practices.

  • Access layer switches
  • Distribution / aggregation layer switches
  • Core switches
  • Router (limited to services relating to the internal LAN)
  • Assumes a single physical data center (up to ~20 network devices)
  • Excludes WAN, wireless and/or endpoints

Benefits of a Networking Health Check

  • Review of network topology
  • Identify potential network issues / bottlenecks
  • Review of current load on network devices
  • Validation of customer network requirements
  • Maximize resources through efficiencies and roadmap for future improvements
  • Mitigate risk by leveraging experienced consultants and proven best practices