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  • eBooks // Jul 2015

    Advanced Threat Protection Mahjong Game

    Play this fun and simple tile matching game for a quick crash course on how to prevent, detect, and respond to advanced threats. Pick up some facts from IBM X-Force and the Ponemon Institute, and learn how the IBM Threat Protection System is fueling powerful competitive advantage without sitting through...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    Six Reasons to Upgrade Your Database

    Effectively using and managing information is critical to driving new business and streamlining operations in the big data era. This ebook presents six reasons to consider a database change to address those challenges, including opinions from industry analysts and customer experiences.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    2. Cloud on common ground

    2 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    3. Build a better Cloud

    3 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    4. Turning IT management into IT leadership

    4 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    5. Cloud: security threat or opportunity?

    5 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    1. Creating a Successful Road Map for Cloud Deployment

    1 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Insights for the New Chief Data Officer

    How should a chief data officer start formulating and deploying a strategy to put data at the center of the business? This ebook provides insights and recommendations for the CDO in three areas: strategic alignment with the business, data strategy and project prioritization.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Business-driven data privacy policies - Establish and enforce enterprise data privacy policies to support compliance and protect sensitive data.

    A policy-driven, on-demand masking approach enables organizations to proactively protect data privacy and support compliance. This approach is especially important in the current era of computing, where data is everywhere and is continuously growing in volume, variety and velocity.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Planning a data security and auditing deployment for Hadoop

    As the most widely adopted big data technology, Hadoop delivers insights for many organizations. However, the security risks remain high. Considering that even robust and mature enterprise relational database systems are often the target of attacks, the relative lack of controls around Hadoop makes it an attractive target, especially as...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Integrating and governing big data

    While the term 'big data' has only recently come into vogue, IBM has designed solutions capable of handling very large quantities of data for decades. IBM InfoSphere Information Server is designed to help organizations understand, cleanse, monitor, transform and deliver data.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2015

    Security on the IBM Mainframe: A Holistic Approach to Reduce Risk and Improve Security

    "This IBM® Redbooks® publication documents the strength and value of the IBM security strategy with IBM System z® hardware and software. In an age of increasing security consciousness, IBM System z provides the capabilities to address the needs of today's business security challenges. This publication explores how System z hardware...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2015

    Cloud Workloads on the Mainframe

    "Far from being out of date, mainframes are used around the world to build robust, trusted clouds. Increasingly, organizations are turning to cloud computing to improve their IT responsiveness and to reduce costs. And for enterprise workloads, which require highly reliable and secure platforms to meet demanding service levels, many...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2015

    Agile for Dummies

    Confused by all the agile advice? Relax! With Agile For Dummies by your side you'll learn the fundamentals of agile and how to increase the productivity of your software teams while enabling them to produce higher-quality solutions that better fulfill customer needs much faster.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Top 10 ways that IBM Platform Computing Can Save you Money

    Whether in high-performance computing, Big Data or analytics, information technology has become an essential tool in today’s hyper-competitive business landscape. Organizations are increasingly being challenged to do more with less and this is fundamentally impacting the way that IT infrastructure is deployed and managed. In this short e-book, learn the...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Unleashing the Power of High Performance Computing eBook

    High-performance computing (HPC) continues to transform capabilities of organizations across a range of industries, whether the Human Genome Project or aerodynamics testing for race cars, we demonstrate how IBM Platform Computing solutions offer effective ways to unleash the power of HPC.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Clusters for Dummies Platform Computing

    The new Clusters for Dummies, e-book from IBM Platform Computing explains how clustering technology enables you to run higher quality simulations and shorten the time to discoveries. In this e-book, you’ll discover how to: Make a cluster work for your business Create clusters using commodity components Use workload management software...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Hadoop for Dummies Platform Computing

    In the age of "big data," it's essential for any organization to know how to analyze and manage their ever increasing stores of information. Packed with everything you need to know about Hadoop analytics, this handy guide provides you with a solid understanding of the critical big data concepts and...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jan 2015

    eBook: 5 Key Strategies for Successful Mobile Engagement

    Your customers are constantly mobile. Without a mobile engagement strategy, you run the risk of losing contact with your customers and losing brand loyalty. To maintain a heightened level of contact, you must embrace the continuous presence of mobile devices.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Nov 2014

    Ultimate Guide to Post-Purchase Messages: 15 Ways to Build Loyalty and Drive More Revenue After the Purchase

    Are you doing enough to drive the repeat sales that turn holiday buyers into loyal customers? Many businesses are leaving money on the table by neglecting existing, one-time customers in favor of increasing new business. Download this ebook and get examples of 15 post-purchase emails that will inspire contacts to...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Nov 2014

    Learn from the Best: How Customer Understanding and Analytics Grows Revenue and Deepens Loyalty

    How can you gain the insights you need to build stronger relationships with customers and improve your business results this holiday season? Read this ebook and discover how 10 leading companies are gaining deeper insight into their customers, enabling them to provide personalized experiences that engage customers across channels, increase...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    The Rise of Machine Data:  Are you prepared?

    Businesses contain countless systems, sensors, meters, and other IT devices generating volumes of data daily. But, are your devices and systems simply sharing data or are they having a conversation that enables better business outcomes? There are more than 10 billion wirelessly connected devices today and over 30 billion...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Building Smarter Planet Solutions with MQTT and IBM WebSphere MQ Telemetry

    MQ Telemetry Transport (MQTT) is a messaging protocol that is lightweight enough to be supported by the smallest devices, yet robust enough to ensure that important messages get to their destinations every time. With MQTT devices such as smart energy meters, cars, trains, satellite receivers, and personal health care devices...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Web API Management - New Rules for a New Economy

    This 10-page eBook includes three short articles discussing how Web APIs and Web API Management are changing how organizations are competing in the marketplace as well as new approaches to growing revenue. Article highlights include: Externalizing the Enterprise Effective Executive Strategy with Web APIs A Guide to the Technical Execution...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Enterprise File Synch & Share eBook

    Read this ebook from the Aberdeen Group to see highlights of the latest research on file synch / file share solutions to support personal productivity and collaboration.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Extreme File Transfer eBook

    Read this e-book from Aberdeen Group to learn about extreme file transfer, and discover the solutions that can help you send information faster, enable worldwide access, and automate workflows to drive seamless file transfer.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Seeing Managed File Transfer as Strategic: Business Users Need Full Visibility

    Read this e-book to find out how you can create your own innovative approach to managed file transfer—one that ensures reliable, convenient and secure file transfers across every business process.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Secure Your Data: Visibility for Your Business User

    Download this eBook to learn how outperforming organizations are integrating processes across multiple platforms, mobile devices, applications, and IT infrastructures, and get best practices to help you develop your own innovative approach to managed file transfer.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    From Chaos to Control: Creating a Mature File Transfer Process

    Read this ebook from Aberdeen to learn why leading organizations are moving away from the chaos of multiple methods to a single managed file transfer platform, and get best practices for developing a secure, best-in-class file transfer process of your own.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jul 2014

    Agile in the Embedded World

    The agile approach is unique in that it focuses on the important aspects of the development process: the people and the artifacts - software and hardware. Learn how Agile encourages developers to be more iterative, team-oriented, self-improving and customer focused.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jul 2014

    Beyond Software: Agile for Product Development

    Agile methods are increasingly popular in application, enterprise and embedded development. Yet the question remains: Do the 12 agile principles apply to more than just software? Find out how leading companies are beginning to exploit agile's iterative processes for far more than software.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jul 2014

    Analytics and Big Data for the Midmarket (eBook)

    With so much emphasis in the business world being placed on big data and analytics, it can be easy for midsize businesses to feel like they’re being left behind. These organizations often recognize the benefits offered by big data and analytics, but have a hard time pursuing those benefits with...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2014

    Unleashing the Power of High-performance Computing e-book

    High-performance computing (HPC) continues to transform capabilities of organizations across a range of industries, whether the Human Genome Project or aerodynamics testing for race cars, we demonstrate how IBM Platform Computing solutions offer effective ways to unleash the power of HPC.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2014

    Software Defined Storage for Dummies

    This book examines data storage and management challenges and explains software-defined storage, an innovative solution for high-performance, cost-effective storage using the IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS).

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2014

    IBM PureData System E-Guide

    Every business would like to spend more time focused on improving productivity and less on routine maintenance tasks that keep the status quo. Unfortunately, most IT departments spend the bulk of their time and budget on doing just that – keeping the lights on and fighting fires. That is...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2014

    BPM for Dummies

    Business Process Management For Dummies, IBM Limited Edition, shows you what BPM is and how it can help your organization. You see how the BPM solutions from IBM help you gain many benefits from higher customer satisfaction to greater agility in adapting to changing market conditions. Chapter 1:Understanding...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2014

    ODM for Dummies

    Are you ready to tackle Business Process Management (BPM) for your enterprise? Do you want to improve efficiency, enhance agility, and also be more profitable? If so, you’ve come to the right place. BPM is an approach toward managing how an organization operates so it better meets the needs of...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2014

    eBook on Software Defined environments

    Infrastructure matters. Today’s business environment is increasingly dominated by mobile and cloud-based platforms, and by the skyrocketing volume of new data. And with 70 percent of the average organization's IT budget being spent on operations and maintenance, infrastructure must be simplified, adaptive and responsive. Those are the characteristics of the...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2014

    IBM System x - eBook System x 2014 January Launch

    IBM System x - eBook System x 2014 January Launch

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  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Data protection for big data environments

    The rapidly increasing volume, variety and velocity of data are driving the immediate need for data protection. With 2.5 quintillion bytes of data created every day, organizations cannot wait to establish business-driven protection policies for keeping data safe. The rising volume of data and the growing number of analytics systems...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Business-driven data privacy policies - Establish and enforce enterprise data privacy policies to support compliance and protect sensitive data.

    A policy-driven, on-demand masking approach enables organizations to proactively protect data privacy and support compliance. This approach is especially important in the current era of computing, where data is everywhere and is continuously growing in volume, variety and velocity.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Planning a data security and auditing deployment for Hadoop

    As the most widely adopted big data technology, Hadoop delivers insights for many organizations. However, the security risks remain high. Considering that even robust and mature enterprise relational database systems are often the target of attacks, the relative lack of controls around Hadoop makes it an attractive target, especially as...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    2. Cloud on common ground

    2 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    3. Build a better Cloud

    3 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    4. Turning IT management into IT leadership

    4 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    1. Creating a Successful Road Map for Cloud Deployment

    1 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    5. Cloud: security threat or opportunity?

    5 of 5 ebooks in the Steps to Cloud Expertise Series

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Jul 2015

    Advanced Threat Protection Mahjong Game

    Play this fun and simple tile matching game for a quick crash course on how to prevent, detect, and respond to advanced threats. Pick up some facts from IBM X-Force and the Ponemon Institute, and learn how the IBM Threat Protection System is fueling powerful competitive advantage without sitting through...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Insights for the New Chief Data Officer

    How should a chief data officer start formulating and deploying a strategy to put data at the center of the business? This ebook provides insights and recommendations for the CDO in three areas: strategic alignment with the business, data strategy and project prioritization.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Integrating and governing big data

    While the term 'big data' has only recently come into vogue, IBM has designed solutions capable of handling very large quantities of data for decades. IBM InfoSphere Information Server is designed to help organizations understand, cleanse, monitor, transform and deliver data.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    Six Reasons to Upgrade Your Database

    Effectively using and managing information is critical to driving new business and streamlining operations in the big data era. This ebook presents six reasons to consider a database change to address those challenges, including opinions from industry analysts and customer experiences.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2011

    Free e-book: Getting Started with DB2 Application Development

    Free e-book: Getting Started with DB2 Application Development. Learn how easy it is to get started on DB2 application development. This e-book includes topics such as using DB2 Express-C, writing SQL statements, working with open source tools and more. Part of a full e-kit designed for fast, easy DB2 learning.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jun 2012

    Transforming Enterprise Cloud with IBM System z

    Over the past few years, cloud computing and virtualization have transformed data centers throughout the world. But cloud computing and virtualization are not without their disadvantages, particularly when it comes to complexity and management. Virtual machine sprawl is an all-too-common problem and server consolidation tends to suffer from entropy, with...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jan 2013

    eBook: Financial Reporting Automation for Dummies

    Financial reporting has come a long way since the spreadsheet. But finance teams still use complex, manual processes to create internal management reports as well as statutory and regulatory reports. Download this ebook (in PDF) to gain new insights about the benefits and value that financial reporting automation solutions can...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Dec 2012

    IBM Storwize V7000 Eguide: All-in-one Data Storage

    Your storage system is important to your business. That is why a storage virtualization solution based on IBM Storwize V7000 will deliver immediate benefits to your IT operations. This guide will walk you through the features and benefits of Storwize V7000 and illuminate the differentiators that make Storwize V7000 an...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2011

    Moving to a Flexible Data Center eBook

    Because of obsolete infrastructure, IT departments are constrained when they try to gain the flexibility they need to support objectives. Everyone expects them to provision new applications and services overnight, if not faster. Read this paper to learn how virtualization can transform your existing data center to be more agile,...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Aug 2011

    Oracle Exadata and Netezza TwinFin™ Compared

    This eBook will explain the fundamental differences between the Netezza TwinFin and Oracle Exadata solutions. You will learn which solutions best meet your business needs and how to achieve optimal results from your data.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2014

    BPM for Dummies

    Business Process Management For Dummies, IBM Limited Edition, shows you what BPM is and how it can help your organization. You see how the BPM solutions from IBM help you gain many benefits from higher customer satisfaction to greater agility in adapting to changing market conditions. Chapter 1:Understanding...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2013

    Big Data Analytics eBook

    This book brings a practitioner’s view to Big Data Analytics. Download this ebook to read a practical viewpoint into leveraging analytics for Big Data. This book also draws material from a large number of workshops and interviews with business and IT leaders. Learn more about 'Big Data and Business...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2013

    A Smarter Approach: Inside IBM Business Analytics Solutions for Mid-Size Businesses

    Large enterprises have come to live, eat, and breathe analytics. Teams of engineers and statisticians spend their days immersed in seas of data from various sources. However, it isn't just the largest of organizations that can benefit from analytics and data-driven decision-making. Businesses of all sizes need to leverage the...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2013

    Secure Web Applications: Creating a Security Culture

    Companies move applications to the Web to improve customer interactions, lower business processing costs and speed outcomes. But driving applications to the Web also increases vulnerabilities – unless security is an integral component of the application development process.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2013

    A Smarter Approach: Inside IBM Business Analytics Solutions for Mid-Size Businesses

    Teams of engineers and statisticians spend their days immersed in seas of data from various sources. However, it isn't just the largest of organizations that can benefit from analytics and data-driven decision-making. Businesses of all sizes need to leverage the new currency of data and information.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2013

    Introducing Social Business for the Mid-Market

    Aberdeen has studied the business practices of 229 mid-sized companies surveyed for the 2011 Aberdeen Busines Review and 61 mid-sized companies profiled in Aberdeen's 2011 Social Collaboration Research. Mid-market organization can achieve strategic benefits from optimizing their Social Business deployments and achieving Best-in-Class status. This report provides directional guidance for...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    Meeting the mobile challenge with IBM System z

    IBM Software for System z delivers the security, systems connectivity, and development capabilities to meet tough enterprise mobile requirements. Mobile is huge. The use of mobile devices and apps is pervasive in our everyday lives - on average, mobile users check their devices 30 times per hour. And with...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jan 2013

    System z: Making Great Security Even Better

    IBM System z is already recognized as a secure platform (EAL 5 rated), but its security is improved even further, and made proactive and provably compliant, with complementary software solutions from IBM’s InfoSphere® Platform. With InfoSphere® Discovery’s ability to comprehensively catalog your enterprise information assets, InfoSphere® Guardium’s real-time monitoring and...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Aug 2012

    Maximized Warehousing and Analytics in The Era of Big Data

    Enterprise IT leaders have to look beyond the glib buzz words of 'big data' to figure out what the real impact and opportunities are for their organizations. Automation extends into every aspect of business operations today, with a wealth of new data sources such geo-location, RFID instrumentation and web interactions....

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2012

    Buy/Market/Sell/Service Smarter eBook

    As new technology and connected consumers redefine how business is done, IBM Smarter Commerce solutions help companies more effectively engage with customers across four critical aspects, which include the Buy, Market, Sell and Service components. This ebook outlines those areas and solutions for each.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2012

    BI eBook

    Until recently, only large business had the resources to accomplish analytics. Read this e-book to see how mid-sized organizations can use information to drive business decisions to help lower costs and improve profit. Discover how you can overcome the barriers mid-sized business face and use the latest analytics tools to...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Business Value Drivers in Digital Commerce: Key Capabilities for Growing Revenue eBook

    This report will look at how leading organizations influence average order value, customer frequency, and customer satisfaction through customer engagement, precision marketing, and exceptional fulfillment practices. Aberdeen will examine the key drivers and pain points organizations face in relation to their digital strategy and the key differentiating strategies, capabilities, and...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    The Outside-in Approach to Order Fulfillment: Providing a Seamless Customer Experience eBook

    This report, based on several Aberdeen surveys, will identify best practices and potential improvements in revenue and profit margins.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Understanding the Real Impact of Social Media Monitoring on the Value Chain eBook

    This document will detail the form, extent, and impact of social media monitoring and analytics on supply chain processes and e-commerce initiatives.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Data protection for big data environments

    The rapidly increasing volume, variety and velocity of data are driving the immediate need for data protection. With 2.5 quintillion bytes of data created every day, organizations cannot wait to establish business-driven protection policies for keeping data safe. The rising volume of data and the growing number of analytics systems...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Top tips for securing big data environments Why big data doesn’t have to mean big security challenges

    Big data environments create significant opportunities. However, organizations must come to terms with the security challenges they introduce, for example big data environments allow organizations to aggregate more and more data—much of which is financial, personal, intellectual property or other types of sensitive data— most of the data is subject...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Top 3 Myths about Big Data Security : Debunking common misconceptions about big data security

    Data volumes are growing rapidly with no end in sight. Big data represents massive business possibilities and competitive advantage for organizations that are able to harness and use that information. But how are they protecting that data? This eBook addresses three myths of big data security.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    NoSQL does not have to mean no security

    This eBook provides a basic introduction into NoSQL, the security implications for NoSQL with a focus on data security and protection, and how IBM InfoSphere Guardium solutions can help speed the deployment of NoSQL by breaking down the inhibitors to meeting security and compliance requirements and reducing overall risk. InfoSphere...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Business Driven Governance: Managing Policies for Data Retention

    Different types of data have different data retention requirements. In establishing information governance and database archiving policies, take a holistic approach by understanding where the data exists, classifying the data, and archiving the data. IBM InfoSphere Optim™ Archive solution can help enterprises manage and support data retention policies by archiving...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Understanding big data so you can act with confidence

    Automating information integration and governance and employing it at the point of data creation helps organizations boost confidence in their big data. A solid information integration and governance program should include automated discovery, profiling and understanding of diverse datasets to provide context and enable employees to make informed decisions. IBM®...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    The fundamentals of data lifecycle management in the era of big data

    Information integration and governance solutions must become a natural part of big data projects. As the foundation of the IBM big data platform, IBM® InfoSphere® Optim™ provides market-leading functionality across all the capabilities of information integration and governance, including a comprehensive range of capabilities enabling companies to properly manage big...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2014

    Systems Engineering for Dummies

    This IBM Limited Edition ebook, "Systems Engineering For Dummies," explains what systems engineering is and how it can help you simplify the development of smart, connected products. If you're looking for ways to expedite time-to-market, ensure business agility, and deliver high-quality smart products while cutting costs, this ebook is for...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2014

    Unleashing the Power of High-performance Computing e-book

    High-performance computing (HPC) continues to transform capabilities of organizations across a range of industries, whether the Human Genome Project or aerodynamics testing for race cars, we demonstrate how IBM Platform Computing solutions offer effective ways to unleash the power of HPC.

    Provided By IBM