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ITIL 4 Direct, Plan and Improve (DPI) | IT Governance EU

ITIL 4 Direct, Plan and Improve (DPI)

SKU: 5677
Authors: Claire Agutter
Publishers: ITGP
Format: PDF
ISBN13: 9781787782839
Pages: 220
Published: 25 Feb 2021
  • Based on ITIL® 4 Strategist – Direct, Plan & Improve (DPI).
  • A study guide to help you pass the ITIL® 4 Direct, Plan and Improve (DPI) module – a key component of the ITIL 4 Managing Professional/ITIL 4 Strategic Leader streams.
  • Provides further practical guidance and advice based on the author’s real-world experience.
Price: 34,95 €

ITIL® 4 Direct, Plan and Improve

If you’ve achieved your ITIL® 4 Foundation certificate, you’re probably planning the next stage in your ITIL journey and which qualification to work towards. DPI provides essential knowledge and capabilities for service management professionals, supporting those involved in directing or planning based on strategy and continual improvement – a must-have skillset practitioners should seek beyond Foundation level.

DPI is the only one of the ITIL 4 advanced level courses that leads to both Managing Professional (MP) and Strategic Leader (SL) status. The module is aimed at managers and aspiring managers at all levels, providing them with the practical skills needed to improve themselves and their organisation by way of effective strategic direction and delivering continual improvement.

An excellent supplement to any training course

ITIL® 4 Direct, Plan and Improve (DPI) – Your companion to the ITIL 4 Managing Professional and Strategic Leader DPI certification is a study guide designed to help students pass the ITIL® 4 Direct, Plan and Improve module.

The majority of this book is based on the AXELOS ITIL® 4 Strategist – Direct, Plan & Improve (DPI) publication and the associated DPI Strategist syllabus. It provides students with the information they need to pass the DPI exam, and help them become a successful practitioner.

Suitable for existing ITIL v3 experts, ITIL 4 Managing Professional (MP) students, ITSM (IT service management) practitioners who are adopting ITIL 4, approved training organisations, IT service managers, IT managers and those in IT support roles, the book covers:

  • Key concepts;
  • Scope, key principles and methods;
  • The role of governance, risk and compliance;
  • Continual improvement;
  • Organisational change management;
  • Measurement and reporting;
  • Value streams and practices; and
  • Exam preparation.

A useful tool throughout your career

In addition to being an essential study aid, the author — a seasoned ITSM professional — also provides additional guidance throughout the book which you can lean on once your training and exam are over. The book includes her own practical experience from which she gives advice and points to think about along the way so that you can refer back to this book for years to come – long after you’ve passed your exam.

The essential link between your ITIL qualification and the real world – buy this book today!

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About the author

Claire Agutter

Claire Agutter is a service management trainer, consultant and author. In 2020, she was one of Computer Weekly’s Top 50 Most Influential Women in Tech. In 2018 and 2019 she was recognised as an HDI Top 25 Thought Leader and was part of the team that won itSMF UK’s 2017 Thought Leadership Award.

Claire provides regular, free content to the ITSM community as the host of the popular ITSM Crowd hangouts, and is the chief architect for VeriSM™, the service management approach for the digital age. She is the director of ITSM Zone, which provides online ITSM training, and Scopism, a content and consulting organisation and the publisher of the SIAM Body of Knowledge.

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