Facilities Management

Facilities Management refers to the role responsible for management of all physical IT environments, usually data centers, computer rooms and recovery sites. In some organizations many physical components have been outsourced and Facilities Management may include the management of the outsourcing contracts. For any organization this is a very important element of IT Service Management, and will contribute to the ability to provide a safe working environment. Facilities Management should be involved in any large scale and project planning to provide advice regarding any physical accommodation of staff or infrastructure required.