SQC Technology Ltd

Programme Hazard Assessment

A systematic, independent, assessment of what could go wrong with a cloud migration programme by a team with a track record of identifying flaws and vulnerabilities in programmes. Programme hazards are analysed to provide stakeholders and programme leaders with clarity on their risk exposure. Actionable options are explored.

Features

  • Systematic identification and questioning of assumptions
  • Explicit identification of ambiguity and conflict
  • Identification of key technical and implementation uncertainties
  • Consideration of wider organisational change dependencies
  • Search for significant approach and planning gaps
  • Contents based comparison of plan and status with real-world positions
  • Identification of critical outcomes fundamental to the plan
  • What-if analysis around assumptions and critical outcomes
  • Formulation of key action and options

Benefits

  • Independent, authoritative, assessment for stakeholders
  • A channel for teams to clarify their status and prognosis
  • Clarity on whetherthere is a plausible road to success
  • Assessment of the risk of slippage and cost overruns
  • Assessment of the risk of scope and quality compromises
  • Surface problems earlier, allowing time to react
  • Ensure programmes have alternatives where there is uncertainty
  • Know if it is necessary to switch to

Pricing

£900 to £1,500 a person a day

  • Education pricing available

Service documents

Request an accessible format
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need versions of these documents in a more accessible format, email the supplier at neil.hudson@sqc.co.uk. Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.

Framework

G-Cloud 12

Service ID

5 7 8 7 4 0 0 3 0 7 7 7 2 9 9

Contact

SQC Technology Ltd Neil Hudson
Telephone: 0207 993 2287
Email: neil.hudson@sqc.co.uk

Planning

Planning service
Yes
How the planning service works
The service assesses the soundness of the plans of a programme, factoring historic performance of the programme. They allow stakeholders to determine whether it is safe to proceed along the existing trajectory or whether there is a need to reassess and re-plan the programme of work. During the planning phase of a new programme the service provides quality assurance of the programmes concepts and plan.
Planning service works with specific services
No

Training

Training service provided
No

Setup and migration

Setup or migration service available
No

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing service
Yes
How the quality assurance and performance testing works
The service assesses the soundness of the plans of a programme, factoring historic performance of the programme. They allow stakeholders to determine whether it is safe to proceed along the existing trajectory or whether there is a need to reassess and re-plan the programme of work. During the planning phase of a new programme the service provides quality assurance of the programmes concepts and plan.

Security testing

Security services
No

Ongoing support

Ongoing support service
No

Service scope

Service constraints
None

User support

Email or online ticketing support
No
Phone support
No
Web chat support
No
Support levels
Not applicable to the Programme Hazard Assessment service

Resellers

Supplier type
Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Conforms to BS7858:2012
Government security clearance
Up to Developed Vetting (DV)

Pricing

Price
£900 to £1,500 a person a day
Discount for educational organisations
Yes

Service documents

Request an accessible format
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need versions of these documents in a more accessible format, email the supplier at neil.hudson@sqc.co.uk. Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.