Capella University

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  • White Papers // May 2013

    How Does Alignment of Business and IT Strategies Impact Aspects of IT Effectiveness?

    Alignment between Information Technology (IT) and business stakeholders on their strategies has traditionally been viewed as the means to achieve greater IT delivery capabilities, but there is lack of empirical evidence as to how strategic alignment impacts individual aspects of IT effectiveness (e.g., Quality of Service [QoS], user satisfaction, and...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    E-Commerce Systems Security for Small Businesses

    Small business e-commerce websites make an excellent target for malicious attacks. Small businesses do not have the resources needed to effectively deal with attacks. Large and some mid-size organization have teams that are dedicated to dealing with security incidents and preventing future attacks. Most small businesses do not have the...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Video Surveillance in the Cloud?

    A high-resolution video surveillance management system incurs huge amounts of storage and network bandwidth. The current infrastructure required to support a high-resolution Video surveillance Management System (VMS) is expensive and time consuming to plan, implement and maintain. With the recent advances in cloud technologies, opportunity for the utilization of virtualization...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Non-Profit Organizations' Need to Address Security for Effective Government Contracting

    The need for information security within small to mid-size companies is increasing. The risks of information security breach, data loss, and disaster are growing. The impact of IT outages and issues on the company are unacceptable to any size business and their clients. There are many ways to address the...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Impact of Cloud Aspects on It Effectiveness

    Against the backdrop of new economic realities, one of the larger forces that is affecting businesses worldwide is cloud computing, whose benefits include agility, time to market, time to capability, reduced cost, etc. The intent of this research was to contribute to the body of knowledge that could be applied...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Enhancing Infrastructure Security in Real Estate

    As a result of the increased dependency on obtaining information and connecting each computer together for ease of access/communication, organizations risk being attacked and losing private information through breaches or insecure business activities. To help protect organizations and their assets, companies need to develop a strong understanding of the risks...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    IT Security Issues Within the Video Game Industry

    IT security issues are an important aspect for each and every organization within the video game industry. Within the video game industry alone, user might not normally think of security risks being an issue. But as the authors can and have seen in recent news, no company is immune to...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Information Security Synthesis in Online Universities

    Information assurance is at the core of every initiative that an organization executes. For online universities, a common and complex initiative is maintaining user lifecycle and providing seamless access using one identity in a large virtual infrastructure. To achieve information assurance the management of user privileges affected by events in...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Security Risks in Mechanical Engineering Industries

    Inherent in any organization are security risks and barriers that must be understood, analyzed, and minimized in order to prepare for and perpetuate future growth and return on investment within the business. Likewise, company leaders must determine the security health of the organization and routinely review the potential threats that...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Assessing the Relationships Among Cloud Adoption, Strategic Alignment and It Effectiveness

    Against the backdrop of new economic realities, one of the larger forces that is affecting businesses worldwide is cloud computing, whose benefits include agility, time to market, time to capability, reduced cost, etc. The intent of this research was to contribute to the body of knowledge that could be applied...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Cloud Computing Avoids Downfall of Application Service Providers

    Businesses have become dependent on ever increasing amounts of electronic information and rapid transaction speeds. Experts such as Diffie speculate that the end of isolated computing is at hand, and that within the next decade most businesses will have made the shift to utility computing. In order to cut costs...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    An Overview of the Security Concerns in Enterprise Cloud Computing

    Deploying cloud computing in an enterprise infrastructure bring significant security concerns. Successful implementation of cloud computing in an enterprise requires proper planning and understanding of emerging risks, threats, vulnerabilities, and possible countermeasures. The authors believe enterprise should analyze the company/organization security risks, threats, and available countermeasures before adopting this technology....

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Bridging the Gap Between the Google Analytics API and SAS

    Third parties which collect the data generally offer an acceptable reporting piece which provides the general public with a good sense of the how, when, where, and why. For those of them that want to dig a little deeper, several offer a fairly easy way to access this data and...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Culture, Customer-Centricity, And Customer Relationship Management In An Online Postsecondary Learning Institution

    This qualitative virtual ethnographic research paper examined the current organizational culture, the state of customer-centricity, and the state of CRM at Commonwealth University to learn (or understand) whether these elements shape the organizational culture and the lives of Commonwealth University's participants. The clear articulation and recognition of these elements is...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Enhancing Infrastructure Security in Real Estate

    As a result of the increased dependency on obtaining information and connecting each computer together for ease of access/communication, organizations risk being attacked and losing private information through breaches or insecure business activities. To help protect organizations and their assets, companies need to develop a strong understanding of the risks...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Information Security Synthesis in Online Universities

    Information assurance is at the core of every initiative that an organization executes. For online universities, a common and complex initiative is maintaining user lifecycle and providing seamless access using one identity in a large virtual infrastructure. To achieve information assurance the management of user privileges affected by events in...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Cloud Computing Avoids Downfall of Application Service Providers

    Businesses have become dependent on ever increasing amounts of electronic information and rapid transaction speeds. Experts such as Diffie speculate that the end of isolated computing is at hand, and that within the next decade most businesses will have made the shift to utility computing. In order to cut costs...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    IT Security Issues Within the Video Game Industry

    IT security issues are an important aspect for each and every organization within the video game industry. Within the video game industry alone, user might not normally think of security risks being an issue. But as the authors can and have seen in recent news, no company is immune to...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Video Surveillance in the Cloud?

    A high-resolution video surveillance management system incurs huge amounts of storage and network bandwidth. The current infrastructure required to support a high-resolution Video surveillance Management System (VMS) is expensive and time consuming to plan, implement and maintain. With the recent advances in cloud technologies, opportunity for the utilization of virtualization...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Impact of Cloud Aspects on It Effectiveness

    Against the backdrop of new economic realities, one of the larger forces that is affecting businesses worldwide is cloud computing, whose benefits include agility, time to market, time to capability, reduced cost, etc. The intent of this research was to contribute to the body of knowledge that could be applied...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    E-Commerce Systems Security for Small Businesses

    Small business e-commerce websites make an excellent target for malicious attacks. Small businesses do not have the resources needed to effectively deal with attacks. Large and some mid-size organization have teams that are dedicated to dealing with security incidents and preventing future attacks. Most small businesses do not have the...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // May 2013

    How Does Alignment of Business and IT Strategies Impact Aspects of IT Effectiveness?

    Alignment between Information Technology (IT) and business stakeholders on their strategies has traditionally been viewed as the means to achieve greater IT delivery capabilities, but there is lack of empirical evidence as to how strategic alignment impacts individual aspects of IT effectiveness (e.g., Quality of Service [QoS], user satisfaction, and...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Non-Profit Organizations' Need to Address Security for Effective Government Contracting

    The need for information security within small to mid-size companies is increasing. The risks of information security breach, data loss, and disaster are growing. The impact of IT outages and issues on the company are unacceptable to any size business and their clients. There are many ways to address the...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Security Risks in Mechanical Engineering Industries

    Inherent in any organization are security risks and barriers that must be understood, analyzed, and minimized in order to prepare for and perpetuate future growth and return on investment within the business. Likewise, company leaders must determine the security health of the organization and routinely review the potential threats that...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Bridging the Gap Between the Google Analytics API and SAS

    Third parties which collect the data generally offer an acceptable reporting piece which provides the general public with a good sense of the how, when, where, and why. For those of them that want to dig a little deeper, several offer a fairly easy way to access this data and...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Culture, Customer-Centricity, And Customer Relationship Management In An Online Postsecondary Learning Institution

    This qualitative virtual ethnographic research paper examined the current organizational culture, the state of customer-centricity, and the state of CRM at Commonwealth University to learn (or understand) whether these elements shape the organizational culture and the lives of Commonwealth University's participants. The clear articulation and recognition of these elements is...

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    An Overview of the Security Concerns in Enterprise Cloud Computing

    Deploying cloud computing in an enterprise infrastructure bring significant security concerns. Successful implementation of cloud computing in an enterprise requires proper planning and understanding of emerging risks, threats, vulnerabilities, and possible countermeasures. The authors believe enterprise should analyze the company/organization security risks, threats, and available countermeasures before adopting this technology....

    Provided By Capella University

  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Assessing the Relationships Among Cloud Adoption, Strategic Alignment and It Effectiveness

    Against the backdrop of new economic realities, one of the larger forces that is affecting businesses worldwide is cloud computing, whose benefits include agility, time to market, time to capability, reduced cost, etc. The intent of this research was to contribute to the body of knowledge that could be applied...

    Provided By Capella University