What is BootCamp 101™?

 

Bootcamp 101® is a work of genius and is unique to Red Circle Strategies.

Bootcamp 101® is designed to provide a significant amount of learning, in such a short space of time.

Bootcamp 101® is serious about quickly upskilling professionals on the areas they should know regarding cloud, but mostly don’t.

Bootcamp 101® is about learning in a day.  A single day!

Cloud101 BootCAMP® is unique to Red Circle Strategies.

Why BootCamp 101™?

The basics. That’s what people need. That’s what people are missing when it comes to cloud. THE BASICS.

We focus on teaching the critical areas. The basics. The stuff you need to know.

You focus on the learning and understanding. You take away our learnings and apply that in real-life, on-the-job. Impress the bosses! Save the day.

BootCAMP 101™ CLOUD

Overview

Here is what we found. Put 10 people in a room and ask them the simplest of questions; What is Cloud? You will get back 10 different answers, Guaranteed. All the time. BIG PROBLEM.

BootCAMP 101 CLOUD™ is designed to provide the absolute basics of cloud. Learners are able to answer the Question – What is Cloud? with context. Areas covered include:

  • Basics of cloud – too many to list here!
  • Critical roles – cloud broker is big. Who knew!
  • Hybrid cloud strategy – with a real life strategy document
  • Hybrid cloud service level agreements (SLAs)
  • Impact of cloud on operations

After BootCAMP 101 Cloud™ learners are able to define and describe what cloud is clearly and in context. They can create a detailed cloud strategy and understand the impact cloud service level agreements and contracts has on the business.

Target Audience

  • IT Managers and CIOs
  • Service Managers (with or without an ITIL background)
  • Service Management Professionals
  • Cloud Strategy and Management Consultants
  • Service Architects, Technical Pre-Sales Consultants
  • IT Professionals
  • Non-IT Professionals

Format

  • Delivered over 1 day
  • No pre-requisites or prior learning required 
  • No exam – just the facts jack (and learning)
  • Immersive, enlightening, entertaining and practical

Attendees leave the boot camp with more basic knowledge regarding cloud than many of their cloud vendors, suppliers and partners. That’s a result. That’s powerful. That’s progress – and from just one day.

BootCAMP 101™ DevOps

Overview

DevOps is all the rage these days, thanks to The Phoenix Project and other such movements. 

We find that so many organisations and IT professionals still do not fully understand what DevOps is all about. BIG PROBLEM. 

BootCAMP 101 DevOps™ is designed to provide the absolute basics of DevOps.

Learners are able to answer those difficult questions –

  • What is DevOps?
  • What does DevOps mean for our organisations?
  • How do we think DevOps?
  • How do we breathe DevOps?
  • How do we actually do DevOps?
  • … and errh What does DevOps mean for me?

Target Audience

  • IT Managers and CIOs
  • Engineers and SREs
  • Service Managers (with or without an ITIL background)
  • Service Management Professionals
  • IT Strategy and Management Consultants
  • Service Architects, Technical Pre-Sales Consultants
  • IT Professionals
  • Non-IT Professionals

Format

  • Delivered over 1 day
  • No pre-requisites or prior learning required 
  • No exam – just the facts jack (and learning)
  • Immersive, enlightening, entertaining and practical

Attendees develop a clear understanding about DevOps and its impact on day to day work life, process and practices. Everybody leaves with a strong emphasis on what is changing, why things are changing and how they need to change to adapt for a  more agile workplace.

BootCAMP 101™ ITIL4

Overview

ITIL4 is new. The format of ITIL4 is new. The certification scheme for ITIL 4 is new. ITIL 4 is very different to the previous versions of ITIL.

This is ok. This is called evolution. Survival of the fittest. Adapting to the time. Getting an update! 

So we just focus on the major changes which include

  • Service value system (SVS)
  • 4 Dimension of ITIL
  • Service value chains
  • ITIL guiding principles
  • Adapting current work practices for ITIL4
  • Overall effect of ITIL4 on current work practices
  • Becoming more agile with ITIL4
  • Sample exam overview – don’t worry there is no live exam 
  • Questions from the audience!

Target Audience

  • Anyone certified ITIL 3 or ITIL 2011 edition
  • ITIL Experts
  • IT Managers
  • Service Managers (with or without an ITIL background)
  • Service Management Professionals
  • IT Strategy and Management Consultants
  • Service Architects, Technical Pre-Sales Consultants
  • Engineers and SREs
  • IT Professionals
  • Non-IT Professionals

Format

  • Delivered over 1 day
  • No pre-requisites or prior learning required 
  • No exam – just the facts jack (and learning)
  • Immersive, enlightening, entertaining and practical

Attendees develop a clear understanding about ITIL4 and its impact on day to day work life, process and practices. Everybody leaves with a strong emphasis on what is changing, why things are changing and how they need to change to adapt for a  more agile workplace. Of course, there will be interesting discussions regarding current ITIL process and the newly names ITIL practices.