StackSafe to Host Webinar on Managing Change Impact for IT Operations

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Complimentary webinar co-hosted by analyst firm Ptak, Noel & Associates will examine options to take uncertainty out of analyzing changes.

StackSafe, Inc., a provider of pre-production staging and testing solutions for IT operations teams, will host a complimentary Webinar on analyzing and managing change impact for IT Operations. With analyst firm Ptak, Noel & Associates co-hosting, the webinar will provide strategies and best practices for IT Operations teams seeking to take the uncertainty out of their change impact analysis processes.

What: Complimentary Webinar, "Change Impact Management for IT Operations"
When: October 29, 2008 - 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Who: Jasmine Noel, Ptak, Noel & Associates
Dennis Powell, Senior Product Manager, StackSafe, Inc

Actions have consequences and in the world of IT Operations the actions with the biggest consequences tend to be changes. Analysis and testing of changes must be leveraged to minimize these consequences. This webinar will educate participants about several options that can take much of the uncertainty out of rolling out changes and provide a solid foundation of both business and IT benefits. The discussion will focus on:

  •     The necessity of implementing Change Impact Management for IT Operations teams and the impact on overall business goals
  •     Where Change Impact Management fits in the IT Operations lifecycle
  •     What a Change Impact Management solution should do
  •     Available solutions and strategies

Attendees will be eligible to receive a free whitepaper developed by StackSafe and Ptak, Noel & Associates that dives deeper into the issue of Change Impact Management for IT Operations and provides additional background material from the webinar.

About StackSafe, Inc.:
StackSafe provides software infrastructure testing solutions that enable IT Operations to significantly improve uptime and resiliency. StackSafe's flagship product, StackSafeā„¢ Test Center, directly addresses the challenge of incomplete and ineffective IT Operations staging and testing of changes to multi-tiered software infrastructure stacks. With Test Center, StackSafe provides the first easy-to-use virtualized staging and testing solution that enables IT Operations to understand the business impact of changes--before they touch production systems. Test Center was awarded the 2008 ITIL Innovation of the Year award at the International IT Service Management Conference and Exhibition. Based in Vienna, Virginia, StackSafe serves IT Operations teams across multiple vertical markets. For more information, visit

About Ptak, Noel & Associates:
Ptak, Noel & Associates is a leading analyst firm addressing converging IT trends and how to leverage them. Founded by industry veterans Richard Ptak and Jasmine Noel, the team combines a deep technical competence with an understanding of the decision-making and operating processes within corporations. Experience that both vendors and IT professionals benefit. These skills, combined with nearly 40 years of hands-on experience addressing IT challenges, enable Ptak, Noel & Associates to help its clients understand the implications of multiple technology and business trends, and create successful go-to-market and solution implementation strategies.

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