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COVID priorities – pandemic drives IT support strategy

COVID priorities – pandemic drives IT support strategy

Accelerate, Shift Left, Automate IT Support. As a direct result of COVID-19, the majority of respondents to a recent SDI survey* said that their main service & support strategy will now focus on shift left and enabling the self-sufficient user along with moving...
Why invest in ITSM for your business

Why invest in ITSM for your business

The COVID pandemic starkly exposed ITSM practitioners and IT services teams to an unprecedented acceleration in technology requirements, many to a critical degree in just helping the business to function. Investing in ITSM can take a back seat when companies are...
What is MSP Software?

What is MSP Software?

Software for Managed Service Providers – those external third party organisations which provide software and other technical services to multiple client organisations. MSPs usually interact seamlessly with their corporate clients, end users often having no idea...
What are ITSM tools?

What are ITSM tools?

ITSM tools provide the means to deliver the processes and activities that help organisations manage their core IT services, tasks, and infrastructure. As modern organisations depend so heavily on their IT infrastructure and services, without them, most employees would...
What does a Ticketing System do?

What does a Ticketing System do?

A ticketing system is the most basic software solution available for the IT helpdesk, to assist the support team (or person) to help their co-workers with a step up in the order and management of fixing IT issues. One step up from an Excel spreadsheet – and yes most...
What is Help Desk Software used for?

What is Help Desk Software used for?

Help desk software is used to assist the IT support team to log requests for help, track and communicate responses and collate IT support information to further assist with planning and training requirements. At its core is the ticketing system, which formalises the...
What is a Service Desk Tool?

What is a Service Desk Tool?

A service desk tool is an IT management software application which helps the IT team to better manage resources and make proactive provisions while also responding to users’ requests for help. Advancing on the more basic IT ticketing and helpdesk software largely used...
5 CX Wins from Service Desk Actions

5 CX Wins from Service Desk Actions

This practical guide looks at 5 service desk-driven operations which help improve customer experience inside and beyond the IT organisation. Read on…   1. Multi channel self-service puts the customer first Firstly, we’re going to look at how multi channel...
David and Goliath – who are you betting on?

David and Goliath – who are you betting on?

A classic dilemma for an IT professional tasked with sourcing and procuring products and services for their company is: “do I play ‘safe’ or go with what looks the best solution, regardless of the provider?”. Put another way, this is often a vendor case of David...