Please see BOTH events on September 16th; this one and Predicting Service Outages.
Jeffrey Brooks is the Managing Vice President of the IT Service Management team of Gartner. His research focuses on IT service management, organizational maturity, process improvement, SLA management, IT service catalog, reporting and metrics, and business value dashboards. Mr. Brooks helps clients understand the key metrics, best practices and core processes required for IT to deliver meaningful service and support that align with the goals of the business.
Mr. Brooks has also authored numerous publications, including co-authoring “The Help Desk Manager’s Crash Course” (2009), and he has received numerous individual and team awards, such as Customer Service Manager of the Year (2011) by the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, HDI Team Excellence Award for External Support (2010), and Customer Service Company of the Year (2009) at the NCTA 21 Awards.
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Brooks spent five years at Peak 10, where he held the role of senior manager of Support Services within the service delivery organization, including managing a 24/365 support organization providing complex solutions to data center and managed services customer. He was also the director of Support Services, North and South America, for FormScape.
Gartner analysts, from the entire spectrum of IT, field hundreds of call each year from clients seeking advice on how to begin to measure IT user satisfaction and interpret results. There are common themes to the requests for advice: “What does it mean?” “What is good?” “Now what?” This session provides practical advice that addresses the frequently asked questions.