Cloud

Cloud technologies are gaining momentum everyday in the largest data centers and the smallest businesses, offering services that encompass everything from the infrastructure down to the software level. There are many potential benefits as well as risks, but market leaders like Amazon, Rackspace, IBM, and Microsoft are bringing the cloud from the bleeding edge to the center of the IT landscape.

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Big Data in HR and Finance: Understanding the Real Value

    Big Data continues to create new ways of gathering and analyzing information. In the latest research by Harvard Business Review Analytics Services, a real-world lens of big data is provided for HR and Finance. View this infographic below to discover why big data matters to you and your organization.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Downloads // Feb 2014

    AppAssure 5 Trial

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. It offers a variety of flexible recovery options so you can retrieve your data quickly, whether it resides on physical or virtual servers, or in the cloud.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Worklight Developer Edition

    IBM® Worklight is an open, comprehensive, and advanced mobile application platform that helps organizations extend their business to mobile devices. Try it today.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Endpoint Manager

    IBM Endpoint Manager lowers the total cost of managing and securing mobile devices, laptops, desktops, and servers – physical or virtual, on or off-network, personally or corporate-owned.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    The inside story of how Aaron Levie and his childhood friends built Box into a $2 billion business

    One of the most hotly anticipated tech IPOs of 2014 is run by four childhood classmates who grew up and built a cloud computing juggernaut during their 20s. This TechRepublic cover story from Rachel King tells how Aaron Levie and his friends created the company and grew it into one...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Application Migration to AWS with New Relic - Peak Performance for the Enterprise

    The purpose of this paper is to introduce you to using New Relic to mitigate, resolve, and optimize performance of your software applications while transitioning your existing on-premise applications to an Amazon Web Services (AWS) environment. The paper will briefly cover key features of using New Relic and methodologies for...

    Provided By New Relic

  • Downloads // Jun 2013

    Easy, cloud-based monitoring of network, server, and application performance.

    Would you like an easier, more efficient way to make sure your network, servers, hypervisors, applications, and storage are performing the way they should? LogicMonitor is a cloud-based monitoring solution that lets you leverage a turnkey, redundant monitoring platform rather than pay your sysadmins to spend a lot of time...

    Provided By LogicMonitor

  • Downloads // Mar 2013

    Executive's Guide to Best Practices in SaaS and the Cloud

    This guide offers analysis, perspective, and advice to help you make the right decisions when implementing cloud solutions for your organization.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Dec 2012

    Maximize Your Network with SolarWinds Top 5 Free Virtualization Management Tools

    Supervising a virtualized infrastructure can be quite tricky. In order to keep your system running smoothly you must be able to balance performance, capacity, configuration and usage, all in multiple environments. With SolarWinds Top 5 Free Virtualization Management Tools you'll be able to cover all your bases, from monitoring...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Dec 2012

    Web Help Desk

    Satisfying customers isn't as simple as keeping phone lines open 24/7. Customer support is an intricate process that needs to be fully backed by intelligent IT solutions and strategy. By automating, mobilizing and streamlining support, businesses are more likely to satisfy and retain loyal customers. With SolarWinds Help Desk,...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Aug 2012

    Get Three Top Tools to Fight Network Bandwidth Hogs - FREE!

    With SolarWinds, managing the performance and security of your network, servers, applications, websites, virtual machines and storage devices has never been easier or more affordable. To prove it - here are three solutions to things that bug you every day - yours to download absolutely free, right now. ...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Google Apps vs. Office 365: Core application comparison chart

    This at-a-glance chart compares the core applications of Microsoft Office 365 and Google Apps to see which one comes out on top. You can read the accompanying blog post in The Enterprise Cloud blog.

    Provided By Ian Hardenburgh

  • Downloads // Mar 2012

    PowerTerm WebConnect - Enhancements to Windows Server 2008 R2 RDS

    Ericom PowerTerm WebConnect - the alternative to Citrix - extends the functionality of WS08 R2 Remote Desktop Services (RDS) with advanced centralized management, allowing IT organizations to reduce access management costs and complexities, protect past investments and improve the end-user experience. Using PowerTerm WebConnect, you will benefit from mixed server...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Jan 2012

    IaaS cloud provider comparison spreadsheet

    TechRepublic Enterprise Cloud blogger Thoran Rodrigues compiled the criteria on which to base a side-by-side comparison of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud providers. Download the article in PDF format and the Excel spreadsheet, which shows the criteria and scoring system for 11 IaaS providers.

    Provided By Thoran Rodrigues

  • Downloads // Nov 2011

    FREE VM Monitor from SolarWinds

    SolarWinds' FREE VM Monitor was voted Best Virtualization Management and Optimization Product in the 2010 Redmond Magazine in its 2010 Readers Choice Awards. Some of our favorite features: Continuously monitor a VMware ESX Server, including CPU, memory utilization, number of machines configured and running, and more View detailed...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2011

    SolarWinds Virtualization Manager

    SolarWinds Virtualization Manager delivers integrated capacity planning, VM sprawl control, performance monitoring, configuration management, and charge back automation - all in one awesomely affordable product that's easy to download, deploy, and use. In fact it's so easy that you can be up and running in less than an hour! ...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Oct 2011

    IBM Cloudburst Overview (demo)

    IBM CloudBurst is a family of built-for-purpose, workload-specific cloud computing packages that provide IT executives with the capabilities required for a Dynamic Infrastructure.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2011

    Cloud Cross Program - IBM Cloudburst Overview (demo)

    IBM CloudBurst is a family of built-for-purpose, workload-specific cloud computing packages that provide IT executives with the capabilities required for a Dynamic Infrastructure.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Feb 2011

    10 tech trends to watch in 2011

    Based on the results of surveys conducted at The Experts Conference last year, analysts at Quest Software have put together this set of predictions for the upcoming year.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Gil Kirkpatrick

  • Downloads // Jan 2011

    Cloud Security Guidance IBM Recommendations for the Implementation of Cloud Security

    Cloud computing is a flexible, cost-effective, and proven delivery platform for providing business or consumer IT services over the Internet. Cloud resources can be rapidly deployed and easily scaled, with all processes, applications, and services provisioned "on demand", regardless of user location or device. As a result, cloud computing gives...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    10 questions on cloud computing: An interview with Accenture's Jimmy Harris

    As cloud solutions gain traction in the enterprise, new challenges are emerging. Accenture's managing director of cloud computing looks at how businesses should address these challenges and how cloud technologies are changing the role of IT. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    10 applications you can move to the cloud

    Providers have made great strides in improving the security and reliability of cloud services -- so much so that Justin James sees a number of areas where moving applications to the cloud makes a lot of sense.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Justin James

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Gartner's top 10 technologies for 2011

    Gartner has identified its top technologies for next year. Larry Dignan explains the rationale behind those choices and shares his thoughts on their viability and impact.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Larry Dignan

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    10 questions on why IT is not a department anymore: An interview with Julius Tomei

    Longtime IT leader Julius Tomei has seen the role of IT change drastically over the past three decades. See why he believes IT has moved beyond crunching numbers, spitting out reports, and building applications to become embedded in the business.This download is also available as an entry in our...

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Collab LotusLive: Cloud Advantage Podcast Series

    Join us for a series of podcasts where experts weigh in on the value of cloud computing. You'll hear why cloud is such a hot topic, how secure it is to collaborate with, and if it's right for your business.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    10 things you should know about successful cloud-based BPM

    Business process management offers many enticing benefits, including impressive ROI. The problem is, it often fails. See how BPM in a cloud environment can help you overcome barriers to a successful implementation. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Vinaykumar Mummigatti

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    10 things you may not know about using Amazon Web Services in the enterprise

    Amazon Web Services recently sponsored a half-day event for potential enterprise customers. If you're planning to deploy AWS in your company, you should be aware of the questions and concerns that came up. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Larry Dignan

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    Mini-glossary: Cloud computing terms you should know

    You don't have to know everything about cloud computing, but a familiarity with the terminology will help you follow the trends and industry developments. This glossary offers a rundown of the terms you're likely to come across.This glossary is also available as an entry in our Servers and Storage blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    10 things to consider before deploying a cloud

    If you're planning to set up a cloud, be forewarned: The process could turn out to be time consuming, complicated, and expensive. Jack Wallen shares his cloud deployment experiences.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    10 questions on REthinking the WORKplace: An interview with 37signals' Jason Fried

    In a recent interview, Jason Fried discussed what he's learned from building a successful Web-based software company and shared his take on marketing, product focus, and growing the business.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    An advanced file server backed by top cloud storage providers

    Store files in this simple and elegant file server that connects to the cloud. Store your company's files with cloud storage providers Amazon, Iron Mountain, Rackspace or Nirvanix using Nasuni's virtual file server. Free up storage space while creating offsite copies. The Nasuni Filer is the simplest, most secure way...

    Provided By Nasuni

  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    Self-service Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing provides reliable, flexible and cost-effective access to all data, devices and services in a virtualized network environment. Representing a true paradigm shift in the way we view and use technology, cloud computing is specifically designed to reduce costs, improve service delivery and enable business innovation. In this video,...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    10 security threats to watch out for in 2009

    Along with the explosion of new technologies, user habits, and social practices comes the inevitable wave of new security threats. Deb Shinder examines emerging vulnerabilities, from social networking to cloud computing to IP convergence.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Jun 2008

    Use an Excel spreadsheet to prototype your reports

    Prototyping is a tried and true method for capturing the design details of user interface design. Less-experienced developers sometimes overlook the output requirements of a system when designing it. Report prototyping often reveals holes in the design for input functions and data processing functions. Joe Goss has discovered a very...

    Provided By Joe Goss

  • Downloads // Feb 2014

    AppAssure 5 Trial

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. It offers a variety of flexible recovery options so you can retrieve your data quickly, whether it resides on physical or virtual servers, or in the cloud.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Big Data in HR and Finance: Understanding the Real Value

    Big Data continues to create new ways of gathering and analyzing information. In the latest research by Harvard Business Review Analytics Services, a real-world lens of big data is provided for HR and Finance. View this infographic below to discover why big data matters to you and your organization.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Worklight Developer Edition

    IBM® Worklight is an open, comprehensive, and advanced mobile application platform that helps organizations extend their business to mobile devices. Try it today.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Endpoint Manager

    IBM Endpoint Manager lowers the total cost of managing and securing mobile devices, laptops, desktops, and servers – physical or virtual, on or off-network, personally or corporate-owned.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Mar 2013

    Executive's Guide to Best Practices in SaaS and the Cloud

    This guide offers analysis, perspective, and advice to help you make the right decisions when implementing cloud solutions for your organization.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    Self-service Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing provides reliable, flexible and cost-effective access to all data, devices and services in a virtualized network environment. Representing a true paradigm shift in the way we view and use technology, cloud computing is specifically designed to reduce costs, improve service delivery and enable business innovation. In this video,...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2011

    IBM Cloudburst Overview (demo)

    IBM CloudBurst is a family of built-for-purpose, workload-specific cloud computing packages that provide IT executives with the capabilities required for a Dynamic Infrastructure.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2011

    Cloud Cross Program - IBM Cloudburst Overview (demo)

    IBM CloudBurst is a family of built-for-purpose, workload-specific cloud computing packages that provide IT executives with the capabilities required for a Dynamic Infrastructure.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Collab LotusLive: Cloud Advantage Podcast Series

    Join us for a series of podcasts where experts weigh in on the value of cloud computing. You'll hear why cloud is such a hot topic, how secure it is to collaborate with, and if it's right for your business.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Jan 2011

    Cloud Security Guidance IBM Recommendations for the Implementation of Cloud Security

    Cloud computing is a flexible, cost-effective, and proven delivery platform for providing business or consumer IT services over the Internet. Cloud resources can be rapidly deployed and easily scaled, with all processes, applications, and services provisioned "on demand", regardless of user location or device. As a result, cloud computing gives...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    The inside story of how Aaron Levie and his childhood friends built Box into a $2 billion business

    One of the most hotly anticipated tech IPOs of 2014 is run by four childhood classmates who grew up and built a cloud computing juggernaut during their 20s. This TechRepublic cover story from Rachel King tells how Aaron Levie and his friends created the company and grew it into one...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Mar 2012

    PowerTerm WebConnect - Enhancements to Windows Server 2008 R2 RDS

    Ericom PowerTerm WebConnect - the alternative to Citrix - extends the functionality of WS08 R2 Remote Desktop Services (RDS) with advanced centralized management, allowing IT organizations to reduce access management costs and complexities, protect past investments and improve the end-user experience. Using PowerTerm WebConnect, you will benefit from mixed server...

    Provided By Ericom Software

  • Downloads // Jun 2013

    Easy, cloud-based monitoring of network, server, and application performance.

    Would you like an easier, more efficient way to make sure your network, servers, hypervisors, applications, and storage are performing the way they should? LogicMonitor is a cloud-based monitoring solution that lets you leverage a turnkey, redundant monitoring platform rather than pay your sysadmins to spend a lot of time...

    Provided By LogicMonitor

  • Downloads // Feb 2011

    10 tech trends to watch in 2011

    Based on the results of surveys conducted at The Experts Conference last year, analysts at Quest Software have put together this set of predictions for the upcoming year.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Gil Kirkpatrick

  • Downloads // Jan 2012

    IaaS cloud provider comparison spreadsheet

    TechRepublic Enterprise Cloud blogger Thoran Rodrigues compiled the criteria on which to base a side-by-side comparison of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud providers. Download the article in PDF format and the Excel spreadsheet, which shows the criteria and scoring system for 11 IaaS providers.

    Provided By Thoran Rodrigues

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Google Apps vs. Office 365: Core application comparison chart

    This at-a-glance chart compares the core applications of Microsoft Office 365 and Google Apps to see which one comes out on top. You can read the accompanying blog post in The Enterprise Cloud blog.

    Provided By Ian Hardenburgh

  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Application Migration to AWS with New Relic - Peak Performance for the Enterprise

    The purpose of this paper is to introduce you to using New Relic to mitigate, resolve, and optimize performance of your software applications while transitioning your existing on-premise applications to an Amazon Web Services (AWS) environment. The paper will briefly cover key features of using New Relic and methodologies for...

    Provided By New Relic

  • Downloads // Jun 2008

    Use an Excel spreadsheet to prototype your reports

    Prototyping is a tried and true method for capturing the design details of user interface design. Less-experienced developers sometimes overlook the output requirements of a system when designing it. Report prototyping often reveals holes in the design for input functions and data processing functions. Joe Goss has discovered a very...

    Provided By Joe Goss

  • Downloads // Dec 2012

    Maximize Your Network with SolarWinds Top 5 Free Virtualization Management Tools

    Supervising a virtualized infrastructure can be quite tricky. In order to keep your system running smoothly you must be able to balance performance, capacity, configuration and usage, all in multiple environments. With SolarWinds Top 5 Free Virtualization Management Tools you'll be able to cover all your bases, from monitoring...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2011

    FREE VM Monitor from SolarWinds

    SolarWinds' FREE VM Monitor was voted Best Virtualization Management and Optimization Product in the 2010 Redmond Magazine in its 2010 Readers Choice Awards. Some of our favorite features: Continuously monitor a VMware ESX Server, including CPU, memory utilization, number of machines configured and running, and more View detailed...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2011

    SolarWinds Virtualization Manager

    SolarWinds Virtualization Manager delivers integrated capacity planning, VM sprawl control, performance monitoring, configuration management, and charge back automation - all in one awesomely affordable product that's easy to download, deploy, and use. In fact it's so easy that you can be up and running in less than an hour! ...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Aug 2012

    Get Three Top Tools to Fight Network Bandwidth Hogs - FREE!

    With SolarWinds, managing the performance and security of your network, servers, applications, websites, virtual machines and storage devices has never been easier or more affordable. To prove it - here are three solutions to things that bug you every day - yours to download absolutely free, right now. ...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    Mini-glossary: Cloud computing terms you should know

    You don't have to know everything about cloud computing, but a familiarity with the terminology will help you follow the trends and industry developments. This glossary offers a rundown of the terms you're likely to come across.This glossary is also available as an entry in our Servers and Storage blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Dec 2012

    Web Help Desk

    Satisfying customers isn't as simple as keeping phone lines open 24/7. Customer support is an intricate process that needs to be fully backed by intelligent IT solutions and strategy. By automating, mobilizing and streamlining support, businesses are more likely to satisfy and retain loyal customers. With SolarWinds Help Desk,...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    10 applications you can move to the cloud

    Providers have made great strides in improving the security and reliability of cloud services -- so much so that Justin James sees a number of areas where moving applications to the cloud makes a lot of sense.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Justin James

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    10 security threats to watch out for in 2009

    Along with the explosion of new technologies, user habits, and social practices comes the inevitable wave of new security threats. Deb Shinder examines emerging vulnerabilities, from social networking to cloud computing to IP convergence.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    10 things to consider before deploying a cloud

    If you're planning to set up a cloud, be forewarned: The process could turn out to be time consuming, complicated, and expensive. Jack Wallen shares his cloud deployment experiences.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    10 questions on REthinking the WORKplace: An interview with 37signals' Jason Fried

    In a recent interview, Jason Fried discussed what he's learned from building a successful Web-based software company and shared his take on marketing, product focus, and growing the business.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    10 questions on why IT is not a department anymore: An interview with Julius Tomei

    Longtime IT leader Julius Tomei has seen the role of IT change drastically over the past three decades. See why he believes IT has moved beyond crunching numbers, spitting out reports, and building applications to become embedded in the business.This download is also available as an entry in our...

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    10 questions on cloud computing: An interview with Accenture's Jimmy Harris

    As cloud solutions gain traction in the enterprise, new challenges are emerging. Accenture's managing director of cloud computing looks at how businesses should address these challenges and how cloud technologies are changing the role of IT. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    An advanced file server backed by top cloud storage providers

    Store files in this simple and elegant file server that connects to the cloud. Store your company's files with cloud storage providers Amazon, Iron Mountain, Rackspace or Nirvanix using Nasuni's virtual file server. Free up storage space while creating offsite copies. The Nasuni Filer is the simplest, most secure way...

    Provided By Nasuni

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    10 things you should know about successful cloud-based BPM

    Business process management offers many enticing benefits, including impressive ROI. The problem is, it often fails. See how BPM in a cloud environment can help you overcome barriers to a successful implementation. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Vinaykumar Mummigatti

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    10 things you may not know about using Amazon Web Services in the enterprise

    Amazon Web Services recently sponsored a half-day event for potential enterprise customers. If you're planning to deploy AWS in your company, you should be aware of the questions and concerns that came up. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Larry Dignan

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Gartner's top 10 technologies for 2011

    Gartner has identified its top technologies for next year. Larry Dignan explains the rationale behind those choices and shares his thoughts on their viability and impact.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Larry Dignan