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How to Build Best-Practice Infrastructure Capacity Plans

Published: 21 August 2014

ID: G00268643

Analyst(s): Milind Govekar , Ian Head


A key ITSM discipline, capacity and performance planning is key to delivering infrastructure that is agile and capital-efficient. Infrastructure leaders can use such approaches to proactively justify investment, reduce the risk of SLA breaches due to shortfalls and increase business satisfaction.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Physical and Virtualized Resources Need Capacity Planning
  • Create a Hierarchy of Capacity and Performance Plans
    • Include This Content in the Outline of Each Capacity and Performance Plan

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