Migrations & Cloud Solutions

Inventory & Audits

Our audit and assessment program quickly delivers unparalleled insight into your technology infrastructure.

The Overview

Having a clear understanding of the equipment within your data center, and the status of that equipment, is imperative before beginning and IT change event. Once you have an understanding of your environment, you gain valuable insights into the capabilities of your facility: uncover redundancies and opportunities to downsize, legacy equipment that may need to be updated or decommissioned, and more opportunities to streamline your operations.

The Benefits

  • Real-time transparency of the current state
  • Reveal inefficiencies, redundancies, and legacy equipment to retire
  • Reduce power consumption and your physical footprint
  • Full preparation for any and all IT change events

The Process

Bringing over three decades of data center experience, industry-leading business rules and a purpose-built data solution, Align professionals deliver our audit and assessment program in a proven four-step approach.

Get Started

#1 Inventory & Discover

Physical validation of your IT assets

#2 Confirm & Validate

Purpose-built data repository (powered by Asset Point) confirms the IT asset estate

#3 Evaluation & Analysis

Evaluation of results and deeper analysis of IT environment

#4 IT Asset Insights

Real time data analytics and insights

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Start quickly and accurately, plan confidently.

By quickly and accurately gathering IT asset information, our data center audit program turns information into business insight, allowing you to make confident IT infrastructure decisions.

Sustainability Planning

  • How much space, power and cooling are available in my data center? 
  • What is my data center performance (CPU cycles per kW)
  • Is my data center cooling plan sensible? 

Virtualization Planning

  • How many servers are underutilized? 
  • How many of these are virtualization candidates? 

Database Planning

  • Are my ITAM CMDB and DCIM systems accurate? 
  • Do I know what exists within my databases? 

Decommission Planning

  • Which asset models are obsolescent? 
  • What servers are not powered up or not attached to my network?
  • How many versions of an application are running? 
  • What software is no longer supported? 


“Align is our trusted provider for all our Managed Services and cybersecurity needs. They provide us best-in-class IT services that not only help drive productivity and growth, but ensure we meet both current and evolving compliance and security requirements with ease. As consultants to financial advisors, trust and reliability are indispensable to our operations, which is why we never hesitate to refer Align to our very own client base. Align isn’t just our partner, they are an extension of our team. We look forward to entrusting them with our IT infrastructure for years to come.”

Ed Fasano - Experienced Advisory Consultants LLC