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  • Sponsored By ServiceNow // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI SPOTLIGHT: Allstate Case Study

    Insurance Giant Allstate Corporation, like many companies, found it persistently challenging to maximize the value of the IT services it delivers to employees and customers. So they turned to ServiceNow’s cloud-based IT Service Management (ITSM) solution. Since deployment in 2013, Allstate has levered ServiceNow to: • Improve IT state productivity...

  • Sponsored By ServiceNow // May 2015

    Today’s State of Work: The Productivity Drain

    We believe that enterprises that invest in consumerization and automation can gain a profound competitive advantage, delivering benefits that go far beyond simple cost savings. From what we have seen through this report, managers already strongly support this transformation – and are likely to be enthusiastic participants as enterprises embark...

  • Sponsored By Polycom // Jul 2014

    A Forrester Total Economic Impact Case Study

    Forrester Research conducted a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study to examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying Polycom voice solutions for Microsoft Lync. Download this case study to understand the framework for evaluating the potential financial impact of Polycom voice solutions within their organizations....

  • Sponsored By IBM // Apr 2014

    Cisco Case Study

    Using IBM Security AppScan Enterprise, Cisco empowered its developers and QA personnel to find and fix application security issues before deployment. It’s helped drive a 33 percent decrease in security issues and reduced post-deployment remediation costs significantly.

  • Provided By IBM // Apr 2015

    The Power Behind Cloud & Scale-Out Computing

    Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, delivers the open OS for next-generation, web-scale applications. From utilities to telcos to enterprise environments around the world, Ubuntu and Canonical provide a stable foundation and a comprehensive toolset for innovation. Ubuntu is used by enterprises in many of the largest scale-out environments, and...

  • Provided By Microsoft // Apr 2015

    Top Actuarial Firm Transforms the Insurance Industry with Cloud Modeling Platform

    Integrate takes a holistic, forward-looking approach to the automation and governance of actuarial modeling and reporting. Powered by Microsoft Azure, Integrate reimagines the relationship between people, processes, and technology and unlocks the full potential of actuarial staff. It takes advantage of Azure for complex computational tasks, and leverages services such...

  • Provided By Cisco // Apr 2015

    Washington Schools Implement Desktop Virtualization Solution

    The Richland School District serves the cities of Richland and West Richland, in the southeast region of the state of Washington. Their challenges are to reduce downtime associated with maintenance, repairs, and upgrades, cost-effectively upgrade and update 4500 computers across 15 schools and implement flexible solution that can scale to...

  • Provided By Cisco // Apr 2015

    College Lowers Desktop Costs in Computer Labs by 30 Percent with Virtual Desktops

    Volunteer State Community College is a publicly supported two-year community college located in Gallatin, Tennessee. Their challenges are to support growing student population while reducing operational costs, cost-effectively refresh computer labs to comply with state mandate for computer-based instruction and free up time for IT team to focus on online...

  • Provided By Cisco // Apr 2015

    Contact Center Provider Grows Revenue with Collaboration

    Afni is a contact center company that helps global telecommunications, cable, insurance and healthcare service companies. Their challenges are to refresh legacy communications infrastructure to take advantage of global growth opportunities, improve quality and efficiency of customer interactions and scale cost effectively and enable new business opportunities. They chose Cisco...

  • Provided By Cisco // Apr 2015

    Irish Bank Gains Flexibility with New Call Center Solution

    Allied Irish Bank is a full-service bank based in Dublin, Ireland, that offers a range of business and personal banking services. Their challenges are to eliminate isolated systems that increased contact center costs and reduced effectiveness, gain more flexibility deploying contact center agents to satellite offices and ease reporting on...

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    Provided By Cisco // Apr 2015

    How Cisco IT Deployed Cisco WebEx Cloud Connected Audio

    Cisco employees have increasingly used online web conferences in place of in-person meetings and audio-only conference calls. Their challenges are to support employees' rapidly growing use of audio and web conferences by transitioning to Cisco WebEx services and create network design to support shift from inbound to outbound calls for...

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    Provided By Microsoft // Apr 2015

    Technology Solutions Firm Standardizes the Use of Portable Devices to Enhance Productivity

    After years of rapid growth, AssistRx decided to replace its mixed IT environment with an all-Microsoft setup to achieve greater consistency and reliability. Surface Pro 3 runs the Windows 8.1 Pro operating system and was fully compatible with all the Microsoft software used throughout the company. It gave Microsoft Surface...

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    Provided By Microsoft // Mar 2015

    Azure and Windows 8 Enables Drive to Customized Life Insurance Products to Fit the Needs of Individual Customers

    Aegon provides insurance, pensions and asset management in more than 25 countries. Aegon recently launched a new service with the objective of helping people plan their financial future through a personalized analysis of their needs. This service required technological support able to meet expectations. Aegon opened customer spaces in Madrid,...

  • Provided By Microsoft // Mar 2015

    Infosys Upgrades to SQL Server 2012 to Ensure High Performance for its Mission Critical OLTP and BI Applications and Availability at Low Costs

    Infosys upgrades its mission critical OLTP and BI applications to SQL Server 2012 to derive benefits of the new standard set for mission critical databases and end-to-end business intelligence with cloud-ready technologies and solutions. It was also crucial to ensure a smooth upgrade with zero defects and minimal downtime. With...

  • Provided By Microsoft // Mar 2015

    Sports Technology Company Helps NFL Win Big with Microsoft Technologies

    Most National Football League (NFL) teams today use XOS Digital's ThunderCloud platform to record, analyze and share game and player data in near-real time. When this Microsoft Azure - based solution is used with other Microsoft technologies - like Office 365 OneNote and surface tablets - the result is a...

  • Provided By Cisco // Mar 2015

    Data Virtualization Streamlines Project Management

    Qualcomm Incorporated is a world leader in 3G and next-generation mobile technologies. Their challenges are to obtain a comprehensive view of the background, current status and availability of all human assets, to gain visibility into personnel and project information and to create a uniform standard for running and managing ongoing...

  • Provided By McAfee // Mar 2015

    Mexican Land Office Protects Critical Data and Streamlines Security Management

    The Instituto Registral y Catastral del Estado de Puebla (IRCEP) is the land office for the Mexican state of Puebla. Their challenge is to provide accurate and legally valid property descriptions to support real estate transactions. They chose McAfee to overcome this challenge. They have implemented VirusScan enterprise software, data...

  • Provided By Microsoft // Mar 2015

    Checking in with Ease with a Digital Guest List App and Help from the Cloud

    App provider zkipster exists for one purpose: to give invited guests a fast, seamless experience when they check in at events. To ensure that happens and to meet growth needs, zkipster moved its environment to Microsoft Azure. Now, the company is enjoying massive growth, getting guests into global events efficiently,...

  • Provided By Cisco // Mar 2015

    Saving Critical Workloads

    In fifteen years, Peak 10 has grown into a major provider of cloud, managed, data center and network services. The company collaborates with customers across a wide range of industries to find the solutions that work best for them. Their challenges are to deliver reliable, managed disaster recovery as a...

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    Provided By Microsoft // Mar 2015

    IT Solutions Provider Upgrades Platform; Gains Efficiencies, Improves Productivity and Security

    KPIT Cummins, a global IT consulting and product engineering company focused on co-innovating domain intensive technology solutions for corporations, looks for the most efficient solution to streamline its processes and gain competitive advantage. With the release of Windows Server 2012 the IT staff now use its centralized, flexible tools to...