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IBM's Scorpion Team provides an updated method for analyzing and optimizing IT infrastructures

IBM’s Scorpion Team provides an updated method for analyzing and optimizing IT infrastructures

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The Scorpion Methodology is used in hundreds of situations worldwide. It’s been extremely well received by many senior IT executives and has helped bring significant and highly useful insights and effective cost and benefit data and decision support to some of the most modern and sophisticated IT organizations.

Clearly, the findings produced can be extremely valuable to IT decision makers. Regardless of size, the resulting findings, conclusions, recommendations and cost-benefit business cases from Scorpion studies can be key inputs to any corporate IT optimization project. Further, these assessments and their accompanying insights have been proven to help senior IT executives considerably in their efforts to develop better and more balanced IT strategies and reduce their total IT infrastructure costs.

For More Information

For additional details on IBM Systems and Technology Group’s Lab Services Scorpion Team offerings and analysis methods, go to or for information on how to engage the Scorpion Team contact John Ryan or Rick Schoenmann directly.

John F. Ryan is a senior IT consultant with IBM. John can be reached at

Rick Schoenmann is a certified Executive IT Infrastructure consultant in IBM Systems Executive Advisory Practice for IT Optimization.

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