IT Consultancy and Advisory

IT Consultancy Services

During a project our professional consultants ensure to cover all aspects of the technology requirements and often have to liaise with all stakeholders including designers, MEP consultants, architects and most importantly the clients.

One of the more important integrate consultancy roles are often linked to the data center design. IT-Serve’s team of professional can advise and design data centers to the required Tier as per Uptime Institute’s specification. We would like to speak to you about your data center requirements and help guide you in the right direction in terms of complexity and Tier level as well as advising on the commercial aspect of designing and building a data center.

For all consultancy projects we typically have to undertake tasks such as:

Discovery and Analysis:

  • Client workshops to determine requirements.
  • Operator workshops to determine requirements.
  • Visual site inspections
  • Digital/Technical site inspections

Post Design Consultancy:

  • Advice on the preparation of formal contract documents relating to accepted tenders for carrying out the works or any part of it.
  • Examine installation drawings and shop drawings submitted by contractors.
  • Advise on the need for special inspections or tests.
  • Assist in examining the contractor's proposals where required.
  • Attending relevant site meetings and making other periodic visits to site
  • Put in place quality control procedures.
  • Generally advising on payment certificates.
  • Ensure that any contractor’s claims are dealt with expeditiously.
  • Carry out final inspections to check that all defects have been made good.
  • Identify all areas and items for snagging.

Specification Documentation:

  • Advise on the basis of knowledge and experience the procurement procedure for selection of contractors and any sub-contractors, the relative merits of the tenderers listed.
  • Report to the Employer on tenders.
  • Prepare all relevant diagrams and drawings as per approved design.
  • Prepare programs including delivery schedules and site progress.
  • Assist with the preparation of contract documentation.
  • Revise production information as reasonably necessary for the execution of a project.

Conceptual Design:

  • Design development & coordination between the Client’s organization.
  • Site visits & inspections.
  • Compilation of regular status updates & presentations when required.
  • Advice, validation and recommendation on technical aspects of the works if/when required.
  • Liaison with local authorities as and when required during the project.
  • Design development incorporating LEED Interiors guidelines.
  • Prepare design brief including a full IT concept
Case Study
Client: PACHA IBIZA in Dubai
Project: Consultancy on ICT & SECURITY
Budget: AED 200,000.00
Brief: The client needed and ICT/SECURITY consultant to assist in aligning all their requirements with those of the franchiser and coordinate drawings and prepare BoQ’s for tendering. The total scope involved MDF/IDF design, structured cabling design, Switching design, Wireless LAN design as well as design of CCTV and Access Control. was also contracted to carry out post design consultancy to ensure the contractor stayed within budget and specifications. All handover documentation was to be approved as per international standards.
IT Consultants Dubai