ITSM Glossary of Terms

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Service-Level Agreement (SLA)

Jun 23, 2022 8:48:45 AM

What is an SLA? 

A service-level agreement (SLA) is the deal struck between a service provider and a client detailing the expectations and responsibilities of the provider. SLAs usually include components on reporting, responsiveness, incident management, and more so that client and provider are on the same page from the very beginning of an agreement.