IT Consulting, Network Infrastructure Design and Support
As certified network infrastructure engineers and Microsoft silver and gold certified partners, The Go2IT Group utilizes IT implementation best practices set forth by the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and the Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF) 4.0. The MOF now reflects a single, comprehensive IT service lifecycle and assists IT professionals by ensuring proper alignment between IT and business by delivering key implementation strategies, guidelines and best practices for technology provisioning.
Network architecture relates to the actual, physical design and network topology of the communications network and the core framework of the interconnected components based on the OSI network model. The engineers from The Go2IT Group understand each of these distinct layers and the critical services they provide.
Network Design & Infrastructure Services
Years of experience and industry standard certifications signify the vast breadth of technology experience and professional knowledge The Go2IT Group retains. These include extensive experience with high quality, best-of-breed technology vendors and certified solutions surrounding:
- Network Cabling - Structured wiring solutions including Cat5E, Cat6, SM/MM Fiber, 10GbE and 40GbE.
- Network Engineering - Architecture, configuration, optimization and maintenance of the network backbone.
- Network Services - Implementation of core network services including AD, DNS, DHCP, Hyper-V, etc.
- Network Hardware - Best-of-Breed solutions from Intel, Brocade, Cisco, Sonicwall, EMC, Dell, HP etc.
- Network Management - Single-pane-of-glass network management from our Network Operations Center.
- Network Security - Optimized threat protection, reliable communications and flexible connectivity.
- Network Storage - Enterprise level data storage solutions including NAS, iSCSI SANs and JBOD storage.
- Network Servers - Windows Server, SBS, Exchange Server, SQL Server, Sharepoint Server, Lync Server.
- IP Telephony / VoIP - Unified Communications integrates voice, presence, video and office integration.
By utilizing these technology best practices and extensive set of IT guidelines, The Go2IT Group can drastically improve performance and efficiency while significantly lowering operating costs and reducing IT related headaches, bottlenecks and corresponding support tickets.
IT Consulting - Network Design & Implementation
Technology rapidly changes and consistently evolves; so to should your network if you expect to keep pace in today's marketplace. You need a robust technology strategy that supports your business philosophy and employs the right technology for not only today, but for what lies ahead tomorrow.
As an extemely important piece to your business and a core strength of The Go2IT Group, we will asses your current network architecture design, network performance and security practices and align those with your core business initiatives, goals and long-term strategies to make sure they support technology best practices. The Go2IT Group offers a FREE, no-obligation network analysis and detailed design assessment review to make sure you have the right network infrastructure in place for both network and business sustainability.
The FREE Go2IT Group Network Analysis provides powerful inventory, assessment, and reporting information to help understand network deficencies and prepare you for new technology implementations. We can also provide private and public cloud planning assessments, and server utilization data for Hyper-V server virtualization planning; identifying server placements, and performing virtualization candidate assessments, including ROI analysis for server consolidation with Hyper-V.
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF) 4.0
The Go2IT Group solves IT service delivery problems and meets challenges head on. We will assist you in delivering core IT initiatives to your organization and do so with guidance from Microsoft using these best practices.
Datasheets and Whitepapers
- Getting Started with MOF 4.0 - Implementation Guide
- Cross Reference ITIL V3 and MOF 4.0
- MOF Action Plan - Release Readiness for Windows 7
- MOF Action Plan - Redistributing the Workload
- Continuous Improvement - A MOF Companion Guide
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF) 4.0 Workbooks
The Go2IT Group has provided sample workbooks to help you understand how to use MOF with Microsoft technologies. These resources provide the knowledge, specific tasks, and schedules needed to keep technologies running smoothly so IT can deliver the services an organization expects.
- Reliability Workbook for Active Directory Domain Services
- Reliability Workbook for Network Load Balancing
- Reliability Workbook for Exchange 2010 Client Access and Transport
- Reliability Workbook for Windows Server 2008 DNS Server
- Reliability Workbook for SQL Server 2008
- Reliability Workbook for Hyper-V