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  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Dynamic Cloud and Intelligent Networking: What they Mean for the Future of Business

    The most cutting-edge organizations are leveraging dynamic cloud and intelligent networking solutions to improve operations from top to bottom. These dynamic tools help optimize everything from sourcing to production to logistics to sales. However, implementing a dynamic cloud and an intelligent network isn’t an out-of-the-box fix. Organizations must have a...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    BYOD: Challenges, Opportunities and How to Make it Work

    CBS Interactive recently assembled a group of senior IT executives for a Verizon-sponsored roundtable to discuss BYOD and its impact on the businesses and the IT landscape. The group discussed the opportunities associated with BYOD, including increased collaboration, the ability to telecommute, and ease-of-use for employees. They also discussed the...

    Provided By Verizon

  • eBooks // Nov 2013

    E-Guide: Intelligent Networking: reliable, robust, resilient, redundant, and really, really fast

    The numbers are truly breathtaking. Verizon estimates that by 2016, there will be three devices for every person connected to the Internet. By 2020, there will be 50 billion (with a “B”) connected devices. With data sources including video, audio, photographs, live fitness data, all that mobile data, and machine-to-machine...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Machine-to-Machine Technology Roundtable: The CIO Perspective

    Objects connected directly to the Internet, dubbed machine-to-machine, or M2M, technology provide a plethora of possibilities for organizations. Machines communicating directly with other machines with minimal human intervention poses exciting possibilities that will change the technology landscape significantly over time. The most interesting thing about M2M technology is that...

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  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    E-Guide: 4G LTE: transforming the mobile workforce

    4G LTE technology has been around for less than four years and has already made a huge impact on mobile computing. Just imagine the innovations that will be possible in the next four years. This isn't just about making you more competitive, it's about opening new vistas and new opportunities....

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  • eBooks // Jun 2013

    eGuide: M2M: Changing the way we live and do business

    Machine-to-machine communication (M2M) is all about protecting people, making services more responsive, business offerings more profitable, and ensuring that money, gasoline, and time can be conserved rather than wasted. By leveraging a massive, secure wireless network, machines across disparate locations (from the middle of a city to a remote...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Network 2020: Connecting Everyone to Everything

    It's unimaginable that just 10 years ago, mobile phones and Internet access were limited to the privileged few. In fact, the percentage of users worldwide who had a mobile phone or access to the Internet was near the single digits. Being relatively new technologies to consumers, mobile phones and the...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Data-Centric Vulnerability Management

    The "Security" of an application means different things to different audiences. Were secure coding techniques used? Was the application deployed on appropriately hardened servers? Do network or other infrastructure flaws allow users to bypass application controls? Does the application expose sensitive information without appropriate safeguards? Great questions, but they really...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Navigating the Road to Smart Grid: Modernizing the Critical Communication Infrastructure

    Every day, utility industry employees deal with a frustrating, double reality. On the one hand, they work in an industry that powers the digital age. On the other hand, many utility operations and systems are dependent on old-fashioned, largely analog technologies. Of course, much of this situation has been influenced...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Escaping from Microsoft's Protected Mode Internet Explorer

    The level of protection offered by Protected Mode Internet Explorer is not well understood and there are common misconceptions about its status as a security feature. This research set out to discover the full extent of how Protected Mode can protect users from zero-day memory corruption vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Computing as a Service - Securing our Enterprise Class Cloud

    Cloud computing is fast becoming a viable option for companies searching to run their IT organizations more efficiently and for good reason. With it, companies can gain potential competitive advantages that could make a real difference: shorter time to market, services that can be quickly turned up or down, and...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Mobile Devices And Organizational Security Risk

    Mobile devices are ubiquitous - almost everyone has one (or more). Mobile device usage is steadily growing as the technology in mobile devices becomes increasingly more powerful and universal. Mobile phones are continually adding storage capacity, processing power, battery lifetime, and display abilities while consistently reducing the size of the...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Interoperability for Emergency Services

    A major rush hour accident on a suspension bridge involves an oil tanker truck and numerous civilian vehicles. The firefighters are first on the scene and notice that the bridge is structurally damaged, but because the police are using a disparate communication system, there is no way for these groups...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    A Proliferation of Data. Complex Storage Needs

    The growing amount of digital information available to support decision making has made data management more challenging than ever. The volume of media and content organizations generate is growing exponentially. Like any other asset, if it is to continue to deliver business value, data must be well managed. Consequently, enterprises...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    There Is No SMART in Smart Grid Without Secure and Reliable Communications

    One of the smart grid's vulnerabilities stems from its reliance on wireless two-way communication among an increasing number of intelligent, connected devices, including smart meters and, eventually, smart appliances. Smart interfaces help utilities use this data to integrate distributed energy and demand response resources. But to maintain the security i.e.,...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Business Optimization And Resiliency: Improving Business Performance And Managing Operational Cost And Risk

    The world, and certainly the world of business, is an increasingly riskier place. In an ever-changing business environment, risk exposures have been increased on both a global and regional basis, leading to the potential of heightened impact in the case of a business disruption. The company has to be ready...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Cloud Computing - Marketing Hype or Sound Business Strategy?

    Our Computing as a Service (CaaS) model addresses many of the issues that have been holding enterprise organizations back from fully exploiting the potential of cloud computing as a viable IT solution. Security, networking, and redundancy are automatically built into the environment. As of June 1, 2009, the Verizon CaaS...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Exponential Growth Challenged Modevity's IT Capacity

    For Modevity, the move to the CaaS platform has been transformational. Taking more of their business into the cloud has served as a catalyst for changing their business model. Going forward, Modevity will be looking at seamless integration of their encryptions and rights management service alongside content management, which could...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    International Retailer Contains Security Breach with Verizon Business Computer Forensic Services

    "Relying on a combination of sophisticated investigative tools and experienced analysts, Verizon Business forensic experts were able to locate the security breach, determine the scope, and locate the hacker responsible. But equally important was the forensic team's skill in coordinating with law enforcement to properly gather and preserve the evidence...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Parting the Clouds, Demystifying Cloud Computing Options

    Cloud computing promises to be the driving force behind the next wave of technology innovation. But it's more than that; it's also a sound business strategy that helps organizations practice better financial management and creates a more sustainable, cost-efficient model for supporting IT services.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Verizon Point of View The Business of Risk Management

    "The Business of Risk Management" is one in a series of Verizon perspective papers focusing on critical business issues confronting CIOs and other executives. The authors of this perspective note how "enterprises are recognizing the importance of managing all forms of risk?and their interactions?in a structured way across the organization."...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    2010 Data Breach Investigations Report

    2010 report with new findings from Verizon and the US Secret Service in this joint study and analysis of over 900 data breaches involving over 900 million compromised records.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Open Up Some Space in Your Server Room, and Do More With Less

    Through virtualization of the applications one can consolidate the hardware. In turn, this can help conserve data center space and electricity, gives one a more efficient and greener way to do business. Virtualization then helps one to do more with the reduced amount of hardware one will have. The improved...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Protect Your Information, Systems, People, and Reputation

    Sophisticated systems, high-value data, and powerful networks. When these advanced enterprise assets aren't protected at the physical level, they can be rendered powerless - or worse, a detriment. In an age where increasing security threats are the norm, and where the crooks only seem to get more cunning, security is...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Under the Hood of the IT Security Risk Dashboard: Status Lights Signal Green But Are You Really Safe?

    Large amounts of information are stored in management dashboards which the authors rely on for feedback before deciding on what events need to be fixed immediately and what can wait for remediation. Instead of looking for unusual signs and signals indicating risk, the dashboard becomes the system of record by...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    The Need for Standards in Retail IT

    In Europe in the early 1990s, a cell phone was a true status symbol; by the mid 1990s, widespread adoption had made owning such a device less than a novelty. What made cell phones so wildly popular was the evolution from analog, first-generation communications to the 2G GSM standard in...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    Improving The Virtual Padlock At A Leading University

    Whenever you make a purchase online, pay a bill or check your account balance, do you ever notice the "Padlock" icon at the bottom right-hand side of your browser? It signifies that the page is secure, and if you double click on it, you'll be able to view the site's...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Benefits of IPv6 for Enterprises

    This paper describes the benefits of IPv6 for enterprise businesses and highlights the implementation issues and challenges a company must consider when transitioning to the new addressing technology. The historical driver for IPv6 transition has been IPv4 address depletion, which is accelerating due to global expansion of Internet connectivity particularly...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Top Trends In Financial Services

    Financial Services is a business solutions and technology advisory services practice within this paper focused on helping banking and financial institutions, insurance companies and the broader financial ecosystem improve business agility, increase business performance, manage risk, and drive innovation in an increasingly complex and fast changing digital market place. This...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Verizon Enterprise Risk and Incident Sharing Metrics Framework

    As you may know, Verizon Business publishes the Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), which presents aggregated case statistics collected by the Investigative Response (IR) team. What you may not know is that the reports are based upon a set of metrics developed internally for the purpose of capturing key details...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Make the Right Choices for Your Smart Grid Communications Network

    It's no secret that the utility industry is moving to a smart grid. Most utilities have built pilots to test the capabilities of smart metering systems. Some have deployed it throughout their service areas, while still others are in the assessment stages. A fundamental requirement for a smart grid is...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Verizon EBonding Services

    Many companies today look to drive business process improvement and automate their IT and Telecom Services' record keeping through the use of workflow systems. When these business processes include collaboration with service providers and vendor partners, automating the end-to-end workflow from the enterprise to the service provider requires the integration...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    How to Select a Network Intrusion Prevention System

    You are in the market for a network Intrusion Prevention System (IPS). To date you followed the steps outlined in the white paper entitled, "How to Select the Right Computer or Network Security Product". You have reached the point in your search where it is now time to evaluate the...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Developing A Comprehensive Mobility Strategy For Financial Applications

    Fortune, if not a fortune, favors the brave. Or the innovative. If the industry is confronted with one of the worst crises in its history, the safe thing to do would be to put the launch of new services on hold, no matter how innovative. Historically though, great companies have...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Next-Generation Identity Management for Cloud-Enabled Ecosystems

    Today's extended enterprises face the challenge of providing anytime, anywhere access to business-critical applications and resources - not just to employees but to customers, partners, and suppliers. Many of these resources are available via web-based applications or network applications accessed through a virtual private network. The task of managing which...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Parting the Clouds: Demystifying Cloud Computing Options

    It's not hard to understand why this model appeals to CEOs and senior executives alike. They know that business agility is increasingly key to commercial success. With money in tight supply, anything that can cut their capital requirements looks extremely desirable. Equally, there are good reasons why traditional IT hasn't...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    The Untapped Treasure

    It's one of the heaviest holiday shopping days of the season, and a major online bookseller experiences a spike in failed payments as its credit card transaction application falters. Each minute of downtime costs the company revenue dollars, as well as lost transactions and repeat customers. All levels of the...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    The Identity and Access Management Imperative: Securing the Extended Enterprise

    The digital world is creating shifts in the way business gets done, resulting in both exciting but often troubling times for executives. What was once an intimate corporate network is now a globally connected web of people and devices. More employees work remotely, carrying sensitive data on notebooks and PDAs....

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Verizon Business SOC Solutions Help Identify Federal Cyber Threats Before They Become Data Breaches

    When a major federal agency faced yet another cyber attack from outside the country, it looked to the security experts at Verizon to deploy a state-of-the-art, turnkey Security Operations Center (SOC). Unhappy with its incumbent provider's limited technology and inability to provide visibility into complex departmental systems, the agency was...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Secure Gateway Universal Port Extensible Architecture: Secure and Redundant

    Most organizations fear opening up their networks to the public Internet, and rightly so. Much can be lost or compromised in the process. But there is a way to help make that connection secure and reliable with Verizon's Secure Gateway Extensible Architecture (SGEA). The author demonstrates this by giving you...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Cloud Computing - Marketing Hype or Sound Business Strategy?

    Our Computing as a Service (CaaS) model addresses many of the issues that have been holding enterprise organizations back from fully exploiting the potential of cloud computing as a viable IT solution. Security, networking, and redundancy are automatically built into the environment. As of June 1, 2009, the Verizon CaaS...

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Exponential Growth Challenged Modevity's IT Capacity

    For Modevity, the move to the CaaS platform has been transformational. Taking more of their business into the cloud has served as a catalyst for changing their business model. Going forward, Modevity will be looking at seamless integration of their encryptions and rights management service alongside content management, which could...

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    International Retailer Contains Security Breach with Verizon Business Computer Forensic Services

    "Relying on a combination of sophisticated investigative tools and experienced analysts, Verizon Business forensic experts were able to locate the security breach, determine the scope, and locate the hacker responsible. But equally important was the forensic team's skill in coordinating with law enforcement to properly gather and preserve the evidence...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Parting the Clouds, Demystifying Cloud Computing Options

    Cloud computing promises to be the driving force behind the next wave of technology innovation. But it's more than that; it's also a sound business strategy that helps organizations practice better financial management and creates a more sustainable, cost-efficient model for supporting IT services.

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Verizon Point of View The Business of Risk Management

    "The Business of Risk Management" is one in a series of Verizon perspective papers focusing on critical business issues confronting CIOs and other executives. The authors of this perspective note how "enterprises are recognizing the importance of managing all forms of risk?and their interactions?in a structured way across the organization."...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Creating IT Flexibility: How Network-Led Sourcing Can Help IT Better Support Business in a Changing World

    A number of economic and business forces are currently at work realigning industries and organizations and redefining how business is managed today and how it will be managed in the future. Enterprises need to understand how these forces will impact their organizations, and in particular how IT will need to...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    A Business Process Approach to Assets and Risks

    This paper discuses a business process approach toward IT assets and risks. They described the top-down and bottom-up approach on how to assign criticality values to business processes and IT assets, and explained this concept by means of an example. They also discussed the advantages of the business process approach....

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    New Challenges, New Opportunities

    With today's Internet community reaching over 824 Million users worldwide, up 10.4% from 20071 and emerging countries such as India and China seeing growth rates of 26.8% and 13.8% respectively, few would disagree that the Internet is getting busier by the day. The opportunity to communicate and ultimately do business...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Data Centers and Server Farms Enter a Virtual Reality: Verizon Consolidates, Virtualizes Servers to Help Improve Efficiency and Conserve Energy

    Virtualization uncouples operating systems and applications from the physical hardware to allow a server, networking or storage device to run multiple, isolated and diverse virtual environments. In practice, the technology enables businesses to consolidate multiple IT resources, such as operating systems and software applications, on a single server. These resources...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    The Value of Working With Global Carriers in Emerging Markets

    There are many good reasons to expand one's business into emerging markets. Most importantly, the world's major emerging markets are projected to provide a significant portion of global economic growth over the next decade. However, these markets are unfamiliar and entering them will present challenges that are difficult to anticipate....

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Building a Unified Communications and Collaboration Environment That Supports Virtual Teams

    Unified Communications is giving businesses today that kind of advantage. Corporations are moving to Voice over IP (VoIP) telecommunications, presence-enabled applications, and converged fixed-mobile communications, making it possible to find people in virtually any location, on almost any device. Businesses are also using team collaborative tools such as online whiteboarding,...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Green Business: How Technology Can Make a Difference

    Global business trends are driving enterprises toward greener business practices. Sustainability, energy efficiency, conservation, and innovation are fast becoming the watchwords of the 21st century. And how that translates into the evolution of the enterprise will affect all facets of an organization. IT can help lead the charge via a...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    dmg World Media Mobilises Sales Force With Verizon Business Private IP

    One of the world's largest conference and event organisers, dmg world media organises events that cater to 8,000 exhibitors and 500,000 consumers every year across Australia and New Zealand alone. dmg's infrastructure was frustrating their efforts with unpredictable performance and availability, due to a large number of internet leased-lines and...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    TANDBERG Does More With Less, With Global Private IP

    The IT team at TANDBERG, a global leader in visual communication technology, was challenged with building a global IT platform that gave unlimited access to any IT service across their 70+ offices in 46 countries. They also required the ability to show visual communication and telepresence at their best, and...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Global IP Network Supports Data-Driven Evalueserve

    Evalueserve is an award-winning research and analytics company specializing in market, business and investment research; data and financial analysis; intellectual property and legal process; sales support; information; technology and related services to clients in a broad range of industries. In such a fast-moving, in-demand industry, even a momentary lapse in...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    Satyam BPO Goes Direct to the U.K. With Private IP

    Powered by a combination of domain expertise, operational excellence, process skills and superior technology, Satyam BPO is one of India's leading integrated end-to-end outsourcing service providers, besides being the world's first company to be certified at eSCM (e-Sourcing Capability Model) Level 5. When it recently opened a major new customer...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2008

    Network Assessment Helps Re-Architect a Successful Future

    For a company that provides over-the-phone interpretation from English into more than 150 languages 24 hours a day, seven days a week, network availability is extremely critical. The phone-based translation service, which is primarily supported by resources staffed out of call centers, had been experiencing severe issues with the network....

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    University of Pittsburgh Increases Security With Verizon Notification Services

    The University of Pittsburgh had already been researching solutions for improved emergency communications. In particular, they were interested in notification services that send text messaging to a constituency of students, faculty, and staff. After the Virginia Tech incident, officials narrowed their focus to emergency communications. But they needed a system...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    JANET Network Provides Path to Collaborative Learning

    JANET (UK) is the company that manages JANET, the UK's education and research network, providing connectivity services for 18 million users at universities, colleges, research councils and schools. Following a requirements study, JANET (UK) identified a customer requirement to use the JANET network to carry voice traffic. JANET (UK) set...

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  • Case Studies // Aug 2008

    Verizon Business Case Study: Evonik Industries AG

    Evonik Industries is an innovative industrial group from Germany operating in three areas: chemicals, energy, and real estate. The requirement was to ensure that on day one visitors to the business area portals would first be redirected to a splash page so prospects and customers could learn about the new...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    Australian Sports Commission Gets More Play With Verizon Business Conferencing Solutions

    The Australian Sports Commission (ASC) is the Australian Government body that manages, develops, and invests in sport at all levels throughout the country. With operations both in Canberra and around the country, and with athletes and coaches travelling overseas several times throughout the year, it's important for the ASC to...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    Plateau Systems Goes Global With Software as a Service

    The company's flagship software offering, Plateau Talent Management Suite, provides a comprehensive platform for managing talent and gives users the power to increase workforce productivity and performance. Plateau's challenges are the envy of most companies: fulfilling market demand created by satisfied customers. Plateau also required global support and networking to...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    Hosted Telephone Service Delivers Savings for Pensions Office

    EPSL provides administrative services for the Electricity Supply Pension Scheme, the central trustee of the pension funds that were created for employees of the UK's electricity supply industry when the industry was privatised in the 1990s. When EPSL moved to a new office, the need for change became apparent. The...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    Verizon Conferencing Helps EDS Achieve Carbon Reduction Targets

    EDS, an HP company, is a major player in the information technology services market, having founded the Information Technology (IT) outsourcing industry more than 45 years ago. EDS recognised that it would need to influence employee behavioural considerations with regards to travel if it was to advance its carbon-saving targets....

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    IBA Health Group Brings Acquisitions Together Through Managed IP Network

    IBA's rapid growth through expansion and acquisition presented a number of network and communications challenges. From its beginnings in Australia in 1982, IBA now has operations around the world including Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United Kingdom. The company had identified a more advanced network solution as a...

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  • eBooks // Jun 2013

    eGuide: M2M: Changing the way we live and do business

    Machine-to-machine communication (M2M) is all about protecting people, making services more responsive, business offerings more profitable, and ensuring that money, gasoline, and time can be conserved rather than wasted. By leveraging a massive, secure wireless network, machines across disparate locations (from the middle of a city to a remote...

    Provided By Verizon

  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    E-Guide: 4G LTE: transforming the mobile workforce

    4G LTE technology has been around for less than four years and has already made a huge impact on mobile computing. Just imagine the innovations that will be possible in the next four years. This isn't just about making you more competitive, it's about opening new vistas and new opportunities....

    Provided By Verizon

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    Machine-to-Machine Technology Roundtable: The CIO Perspective

    Objects connected directly to the Internet, dubbed machine-to-machine, or M2M, technology provide a plethora of possibilities for organizations. Machines communicating directly with other machines with minimal human intervention poses exciting possibilities that will change the technology landscape significantly over time. The most interesting thing about M2M technology is that...

    Provided By Verizon

  • eBooks // Nov 2013

    E-Guide: Intelligent Networking: reliable, robust, resilient, redundant, and really, really fast

    The numbers are truly breathtaking. Verizon estimates that by 2016, there will be three devices for every person connected to the Internet. By 2020, there will be 50 billion (with a “B”) connected devices. With data sources including video, audio, photographs, live fitness data, all that mobile data, and machine-to-machine...

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    BYOD: Challenges, Opportunities and How to Make it Work

    CBS Interactive recently assembled a group of senior IT executives for a Verizon-sponsored roundtable to discuss BYOD and its impact on the businesses and the IT landscape. The group discussed the opportunities associated with BYOD, including increased collaboration, the ability to telecommute, and ease-of-use for employees. They also discussed the...

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Dynamic Cloud and Intelligent Networking: What they Mean for the Future of Business

    The most cutting-edge organizations are leveraging dynamic cloud and intelligent networking solutions to improve operations from top to bottom. These dynamic tools help optimize everything from sourcing to production to logistics to sales. However, implementing a dynamic cloud and an intelligent network isn’t an out-of-the-box fix. Organizations must have a...

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    2010 Data Breach Investigations Report

    2010 report with new findings from Verizon and the US Secret Service in this joint study and analysis of over 900 data breaches involving over 900 million compromised records.

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    The Identity and Access Management Imperative: Securing the Extended Enterprise

    The digital world is creating shifts in the way business gets done, resulting in both exciting but often troubling times for executives. What was once an intimate corporate network is now a globally connected web of people and devices. More employees work remotely, carrying sensitive data on notebooks and PDAs....

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Secure Gateway Universal Port Extensible Architecture: Secure and Redundant

    Most organizations fear opening up their networks to the public Internet, and rightly so. Much can be lost or compromised in the process. But there is a way to help make that connection secure and reliable with Verizon's Secure Gateway Extensible Architecture (SGEA). The author demonstrates this by giving you...

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Navigating the Road to Smart Grid: Modernizing the Critical Communication Infrastructure

    Every day, utility industry employees deal with a frustrating, double reality. On the one hand, they work in an industry that powers the digital age. On the other hand, many utility operations and systems are dependent on old-fashioned, largely analog technologies. Of course, much of this situation has been influenced...

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Verizon Enterprise Risk and Incident Sharing Metrics Framework

    As you may know, Verizon Business publishes the Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR), which presents aggregated case statistics collected by the Investigative Response (IR) team. What you may not know is that the reports are based upon a set of metrics developed internally for the purpose of capturing key details...

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Creating It Flexibility How Network-Led Sourcing Can Help It Better Support Business in a Changing World

    A number of economic and business forces are currently at work realigning industries and organizations and redefining how business is managed today and how it will be managed in the future. Enterprises need to understand how these forces will impact their organizations, and in particular how IT will need to...

    Provided By Verizon

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Securely Extending the Enterprise With Private MPLS Networks

    Globalization has had a profound, lasting effect on the world economy. With the rise of globalization many companies have, therefore, recognized the need to change how they organize themselves - that is, supporting an increasing amount of home and flexible workers as well as how they organize and manage their...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Data Center Transformations: Gaining Agility and Reining in Escalating IT Costs in Education and Government Agencies

    As organizations grow and evolve, their data centers can quickly multiply to serve a myriad of needs. With computer rooms being established and managed by diverse groups across the organization, it can be difficult to manage costs and quickly respond to individual user needs. This segmented approach to IT management...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    The Case for Cloud Computing is Becoming More Clear

    Cloud computing has been a hot topic lately, and for good reason. With it, companies can gain potential competitive advantages that could make a real difference: shorter time to market, services that can be quickly turned up or down, and reduced upfront IT costs just to name a few. Yet...

    Provided By Verizon