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Platform and Infrastructure Cloud Service Agility

Solution Summary

Work with a broad set of campus stakeholders to identify alternatives for support of a cloud infrastructure service, including funding and staffing recommendations for a sustainable business model.

Plan and develop a service that will offer a broad set of cloud support services — from consulting to full support of cloud environments — to campus departments and users, accompanied by increasing the education and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) experience level of UIT staff.

Specific Goals/Objectives

  1. Complete a Service Design analysis engagement that supports the design of a client-facing front end experience for the Stanford community and an associated communication/ awareness campaign
  2. Develop a university spend aggregation strategy for Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), and Azure that will position us to offer preferred pricing/terms in the future
  3. Develop a sustainable business model for a generalized IaaS consultancy focused on principal use cases at Stanford
  4. Complete accounting lifecycle activities for provisioning and billing of AWS accounts updated for BAA terms

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Last modified July 9, 2019