Journal of Computer Science

Supporting Best Practices and Standards for Information Technology Infrastructure Library

Tariq Rahim Soomro and Mihyar Hesson

DOI : 10.3844/jcssp.2012.272.276

Journal of Computer Science

Volume 8, Issue 2

Pages 272-276

Abstract

Problem statement: There are several IT best practices and IT standards, which are independently supporting enterprises. Some of them have similarities and other differ from each other. This study discusses these best practices and standards in contrast with ITIL. Approach: CMMI, CobiT, eTOM, ISO 9000, ISO/IEC 17799, Malcolm Baldrige and Six Sigma will be introduces along with ITIL. Results: This study will prove that all these IT based practices and IT standards are useful and helpful when concurrently adopted with ITIL. Conclusion: By adopting the best IT practices and IT standards ITIL will be benefited in IT Service Support and IT Service Delivery areas.

Copyright

© 2012 Tariq Rahim Soomro and Mihyar Hesson. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.