EMA White Paper: Next-Gen ITSM

EMA Shines a Light on Next-Gen ITSM [White Paper]

November 3 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

Traditional ITSM centers on the service desk, but there’s no denying it has evolved into so much more. ITSM has become the natural answer to emerging problems such as how to overcome the growth of IT silos, promote and measure IT operations efficiencies, and consolidate critical insights for better IT-to-business planning. In fact, recent research from Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) shows the growing focus on ITSM as a “hub of... [Read More]

FUSION 17 Service Management Conference

Know Before You Go: FUSION 17 & EasyVista

October 24 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

We’re thrilled to be heading back to the FUSION Conference & Expo, which takes place in Orlando, FL from October 31st to November 3rd. The annual service management event held by itSMF USA and HDI boasts 8 learning tracks, 100+ in-depth sessions, and loads of networking opportunities. It’s the kind of conference that has something for everyone. The event slogan for 2017 is a highly relevant one for EasyVista: “Driving... [Read More]

EV Connect 2017

EasyVista’s Global User Conference: First Stop – Orlando!

October 2 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

It’s almost that time! EV Connect, our annual customer conference, is kicking off the first leg of its world tour in beautiful Orlando, FL from October 10-12th. Once again, we’re bringing EasyVista customers, partners, and industry experts together to share their experiences and insights through collaborative discussions, technical trainings, and customer success stories. The focus of EV Connect 2017 will be empowering enterprises to succeed with ITSM 2.0, the next... [Read More]

Transforming End-user Support with Next Generation ITSM

EasyVista & EMA Explore What’s Next in ITSM & End-User Support [Webinar]

September 28 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

In the technology world, we’re always asking the same question: What’s next? This is true whether we’re discussing the recent Apple iPhone X announcement or cloud security best practices. We naturally want to rise to that next level to set ourselves up for success and ITSM is no different. ITSM has become an axis of innovation, acting as a unifying hub across all of IT. To keep pace and better... [Read More]

Service Management Automation in Healthcare IT

How Agnesian HealthCare Uses Service Management Automation to Manage More Tickets with Less Effort

August 25 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

Initiatives to optimize costs in IT, coupled with growing numbers of service requests and the need to maximize agility and speed, often require IT organizations to do more with less — whether that means closing more tickets with a leaner staff or even utilizing a solution that builds service workflows without the need for coding knowledge. One of the best ways to free up your IT staff to focus on... [Read More]

Cloud ITSM Solutions

Evaluate Cloud ITSM Solutions with 8 Essential Questions

August 18 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

Evaluating ITSM vendors is no easy task — and it only gets more complicated when looking at cloud ITSM solutions. There’s an extensive list of factors at play, not to mention security concerns to consider. That’s why it’s so important to start off asking the right questions to quickly narrow down your list of potential vendors. In our recent webinar, Not All Cloud ITSM Vendors Are Created Equal, our experts... [Read More]

Self-service IT portals and apps eGuide

NEW ITSM eGuide: 4 Ways to Deliver a Better Self-Service Experience

July 20 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

In the world of ITSM, self-service portals and apps have been recognized for their enormous potential benefits including: Cost savings, decreased service desk workloads, and improved employee satisfaction. Now keep in mind I said “potential benefits.” Those advantages can only be realized when self-service is done right and widely adopted by end-users—which seems to be a challenge for even the most advanced IT organizations. During our recent webinar with ITSM.tools,... [Read More]

EMA ITSM Research Report

Unexpected Results from EMA’s Latest ITSM Research

June 26 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

ITSM and many of the methodologies associated with it have been around for quite some time now. With the fast pace of the IT industry and all the new, shiny tech coming to market every day, ITSM is too often considered an area lacking in innovation and impact on the business. That’s what makes the findings from EMA’s recent survey so surprising! According to the research, ITSM is a “hub... [Read More]

ITIL Myhs eBook

Ultimate Guide: 10 Common ITIL Myths…Busted!

June 23 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

Let’s face it: If implementing ITIL was easy, everyone’s processes would be cranking perfectly and there would be no need for certifications and consultants. The thing that makes ITIL challenging is that you need to apply it to your organization’s individual environment, needs and culture. Additionally, there’s a lot of false information out there that will only make ITIL implementation more difficult. What do you do when you’re not sure... [Read More]

ITSM Success with Mission Health

Mission Health Improves Vitals with ITIL & EasyVista ITSM

May 24 , 2017 By Katie McKenna

Like any first-rate health system organization, Mission Health is wholly committed to advancing the health and wellness of the people it serves. Sometimes those improvements come in the form of IT enhancements which power the organization’s 10,000+ healthcare workers behind the scenes. “We always remember there’s a patient at the other end of everything we do—and they may be in a life or death situation,” said Justin Meadows, Manager of... [Read More]