Session 1 – Setting the Foundation
Building a Robust CMDB with Virima for JSM Users
Date and Time: March 14th (Thurs.) from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MT
Join T4S Partners and Virima for the inaugural session of our two-part webinar series, as we embark on the journey to establish a robust, reliable, and visually intuitive Configuration Management Database (CMDB) using Virima. This tailored approach is designed specifically for users of Jira Service Management (JSM). In this session, we will delve into the fundamentals of building your JSM CMDB, beginning with understanding your desired outcomes, identifying your key data sets, and leveraging the value of a well-maintained CMDB. Don’t miss the opportunity to gain valuable insights and practical knowledge to enhance your CMDB capabilities within the JSM environment.
- Helping you get started with your Jira Service Management CDMB
- Understanding the Role of the CMDB in ITSM, ITOM, DevOps & SecOps
- Introduction to Virima\’s Features and Benefits
- Strategies for populating the CMDB using automated discovery
- Real-world Insights from Successful Implementations
Who Should Attend
- IT Service Managers and Professionals
- Jira Service Management Users and Administrators
- IT Operations and Configuration Management Teams
- Those interested in optimizing ITSM processes through advanced CMDB integration
- Configuration Management Process Owners
- Application Owners
Session 2 – Implementation Excellence
Seamless CMDB with JSM using Virima
Date and Time: May 21st (Tue.) from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM MT
Welcome to the second part of our exclusive webinar series, where in today’s fast-paced and dynamic business environment, organizations rely heavily on robust IT Service Management (ITSM) solutions to ensure operational efficiency and service delivery. The Configuration Management Database (CMDB) plays a pivotal role in maintaining a centralized repository of configuration items and their relationships, providing a foundation for effective IT service management. This webinar will highlight the value of Jira Service Management (JSM) with an integrated CMDB supported by Virima. Participants will gain valuable insights into optimizing their ITSM, ITOM, DevOps and SecOps processes. Join us as we delve into the benefits of this integration, share best practices, and demonstrate how Virima and JSM together can enhance collaboration, streamline workflows, and ultimately elevate your organization’s IT service delivery, as well as other key functions.
- In-depth Exploration of Virima\’s Integration Capabilities
- Ensuring Data Synchronization Between the JSM CMDB and Virima
- Automating Change Management Workflows for Efficiency
- Realizing Benefits Through Best Practices
Principal Consultant @T4S Partners, Inc.
Accomplished Senor Manager and Architect specializing in IT transformational processes and planning activities. Offering over 20 of experience designing technology solution in large complex enterprises. Leading the way with Cloud and Business Service Management solutions enabling a more focused and agile IT organization capable of realizing business benefits and faster time to market for the solutions most important to the business. Team-oriented leader capable of driving high performance teams levering relationships in all levels of the organization to meet project timelines and objectives.
David Franco Powers
Director, Solutions Engineering @Virima
An industry recognized IT Configuration Management, Discovery and Service Mapping expert and conference speaker. A seasoned hands-on IT executive with over 20 years of career building experience leading and solutioning presales, prospecting and post sales implementations. Core strengths are sales, solutioning, program management, transformation, growth opportunities, leading teams, building relationships, and communicating at varying levels and disciplines.
CEO / Managing Partner @T4S Partners, Inc.
Rob is a founder and Managing Partner of T4S Partners. As CEO, Rob is directly involved in the business development and strategic direction of the organization. He also leads brand strategy, strategic partnerships, marketing sales, and lead generation activities. He brings more than 30 years of Management Leadership in Sales & Marketing and New Business Development where he has a successful track record of building profitable businesses in the IT Consulting Industry.
Prior to T4S Rob held leadership positions at AOS – President of Consulting, CSC – Senior Partner, TeleTech – Senior Business Development Director, and Unisys – Head of Federal Reserve. He has industry experience with many Fortune 500 companies in multiple industries. Rob has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Toledo and is a graduate of the eCornell University’s Executive Leadership Program.