Meet Bruce Short
Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Bruce Short is a Director in Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Technology, Strategy & Architecture practice. He has more than 22 years of experience in technology and infrastructure transformation projects, spanning IT operations, strategy and transformation/optimization. His areas of specialization include enterprise data center and networking design, operations and strategy with supporting capabilities in IT asset management, IT security, disaster recovery and IT operations.
Some examples of his recent client engagements include:
- Outsourcing contract re-negotiation. This effort included the development of negotiations support models (IT cost model, technology life cycle/refresh model), contract negotiations, asset acquisition strategy and outsourcing contract review. Services covered included help desk; end-user support; infrastructure procurement, deployment and management; network services; and security management across ~2500 client locations and 54 data centers.
- Enterprise IT asset management strategy. Helped to develop approach and methodology to validate and valuate 200,000+ IT assets spread across hundreds of U.S. locations. Logical scanning tools and physical audits were used to validate assets across 50+ data centers, network operation centers and help desks. The valuation of assets was comprised of a detailed analysis of the age of the asset, function, end-of-life/service, cost to purchase and deploy and aligned with the appropriate depreciation schedules.
Originally from Newark, Delaware, Bruce now lives outside the Philadelphia area in Avon Grove, Pennsylvania. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and Business from Immaculata University.
Organizations and Affiliations
- Project Management Institute