Data Management

The latest white papers, case studies and webcasts to help technology professionals ensure data is safe from risk and disaster with quality back-up, infrastructure and information management.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Transforming the Cloud Data Centre

    This report will explore how organisations today are driving greater performance and lower the TCO of enterprise and cloud data centres. With more than a decade working together, Red Hat software and Intel architecture share their insights on getting the most out of your organisation's cloud Infrastructure.

    Sponsored By Intel & Red Hat

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Step-by-Step Configuration Guide

    Security is a major concern for IT professionals when think about the implementation of cloud computing solutions. In overcoming those concerns and enabling the hosting of all workloads, including those that depend on sensitive information, robust security mechanisms play a vital role. Intel and Red Hat come together to provide...

    Sponsored By Intel & Red Hat

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Ten Sneaky Things a Spammer Will Do

    Spam will continue to plague Inboxes until it is no longer profitable for the spammer or there is a hack-proof method of prevention that is easy to use. Read this ebook and learn the techniques spammers employ to reach their target audience, and discover the solutions that can help protect...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Phishing: When Email is the Enemy

    Assuming your employees or spam filter can detect the difference between legitimate emails and phishing scams is not enough. Discover the challenges of staying ahead of phishing and learn a framework to incorporate anti-phishing actions into your existing security processes.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Best Practices Checklist: Email Security Cloud and Virtual Migration

    Looking for best practices to ensure a secure email for cloud and virtual migration? If you are considering migrating email security to the cloud, read this paper and discover best practices for planning and executing an email security migration that minimizes the risk of business disruption.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Disaster Avoidance vs Disaster Recovery

    Disaster Avoidance (DA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) are both critical elements of a general disaster-coping strategy.This paper explores the difference between the two and what each can do to prepare companies for disaster. This report explores such topics as: Why is disaster preparedness important? Stopping disasters before they start Which...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // May 2015

    How to develop a Business Continuity Plan

    A disaster or interruption can occur at any time without any warning—your company’s survival depends on the steps you take to prepare for these potentially catastrophic events. The most effective preparation takes the form of a written document called a Business Continuity Plan (BCP). This document serves as a guide...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Webroot 2015 Threat Brief

    Did you know that: • 85,000 malicious IPs are launched every day? • Less than 55% of all URLs are Trustworthy? • 30% of Internet Users access Phishing sites? • 15% of New files are malicious executables? • Only 28% of mobile apps are trustworthy? The Webroot 2015 Threat Brief,...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Importance of Cyber Threat Intelligence to a Strong Security Posture

    Recently, the Ponemon Institute surveyed 693 IT security professionals from Fortune 1000, Global 2000 and the Forbes List of Largest Private Companies in order to understand how organizations are using, gathering and analyzing threat intelligence as part of their broader cybersecurity strategy. The resulting report answers the following questions: •...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The 12 Leading Players in the Corporate Web Security - Market Quadrant

    Webroot has again been identified as a “Trail Blazer” in the Corporate Web Security Market Quadrant 2014 report by The Radicati Group. The independent analysis recognizes Webroot SecureAnywhere® Web Security Service for its cloud-based threat detection, predictive threat intelligence and robust content filtering. The report includes in-depth, expert analysis of...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Videocast Demo: SSL Visibility Appliances today

    Learn how to maximize the features and functions of this powerful Encrypted Traffic Management (ETM) solution by watching our demo video. It shows you configuration best practices and step-by-step instructions on how to: Use the dashboard to monitor status, health, and connectivity of the system Optimize your use...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Visibility Void

    Attacks through HTTPS can be a vulnerability for enterprises. To identify hidden threats to the business, enterprises need complete visibility into encrypted traffic. However, to comply with local privacy regulations and their own acceptable use policies, enterprises must have the means to selectively decrypt this traffic. An encrypted traffic management...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Protecting Exchange: Best Practices and Practical Tips

    Protecting email data is critical for today's organizations, yet most disaster-recovery plans don’t incorporate a comprehensive email data-protection strategy. Find out the best ways to safeguard precious email data in your Microsoft Exchange environment. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    How to Avoid the Coming Backup Crunch

    Data is exploding at a time when tolerances for loss are near zero. Learn about a proven solution that enables organizations to capture continuous backup snapshots, automate recoverability testing, and offload data deduplication/compression tasks using minimal infrastructure and human resources. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Disk Backup Appliances: The Next Generation

    Have you examined your backup strategy recently? You may be exposing your business to unnecessary risk and expense. Find out how you can save time on deployment, simplify day-to-day management, shrink your backup windows and significantly reduce your backup-storage footprint. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Dell Data Protection Point of View

    Your backup methodology depends on data classification, recovery objectives and IT infrastructure. Learn how to enable the best data-protection methods for your environment — safeguarding your organization’s critical information and applications - without adding excessive costs or complexity. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Building Higher IT Business Continuity in the Face of Disaster

    Some disasters, such as hurricanes, are preceded by a warning. Most are not. Forces of nature, malicious acts, or even human error can have a detrimental impact on your business. Be prepared by learning some first steps and follow-ups to upgrade your disaster preparedness. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Be a C-suite hero with these 5 key virtual + physical data protection takeaways.

    Redefine your business goals and drivers for data protection, and think like a CIO when you apply the five key takeaways in this eBook. Discover alternative approaches to protect your hybrid, virtual and physical environments, and embrace new solutions to secure your data assets.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Unified Backup: Virtual & Physical

    Protecting data is a holistic practice; so, you're only as strong as your weakest link. Find out how the latest release of Dell AppAssure unifies virtualized stand-alone backup, replication and recovery processes — without compromising data protection. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Buyers Guide to Virtual and Physical Data Protection

    New technologies now make data protection faster and more reliable both for physical and virtual machines. Let this guide help you sort through traditional and cutting-edge data-protection solutions to find the best option for your environment. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Superior VMware® Protection for Limited IT Budgets

    A complete VMware data-protection strategy should offer protection for mission-critical applications, along with automated nightly backup and replication for less critical data. Find out the four major criteria for implementing cost-effective data protection in your own VMware environment. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Stop the hackers: 5 ways to protect your digital assets

    Media and entertainment companies became particularly alert when hackers broke into Sony’s records late last year. As content creators, they stand to lose more than just sensitive information: Also at risk are digital assets including videos, audio, interactive assets, and other pieces of valuable content. In the webisode, Security and...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // May 2015

    It's a new DAM world. Are you ready to start your digital transformation?

    Today's customers want video, pictures, and engaging experiences in real time, across any platform or device. This demand for rich media has outpaced companies’ abilities to manage those assets. Digital Asset Management (DAM) empowers companies to respond to real-time demands from customers by connecting people, processes, and content. Content at...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Reduce costs and boost productivity: Connect the digital media supply chain

    Today, every brand must act like a media company, producing digital content and rich media assets to reach and engage customers. But, often companies are managing disparate content, processes and systems. Read the v-Book, 5 Tips for Orchestrating the New Digital Experience, to learn how to connect and streamline your...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Go Omni-Channel. Get with the DAM Program

    Omni-Channel is what it's all about. Digital Asset Management (DAM) is the foundation to get you there. DAM breaks down silos and pushes your rich media assets seamlessly across all channels, delivering experiences that excite customers to buy. Get with the DAM omni-channel program and see how it all works...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Analyst report: Digital Asset Management for Customer Experience

    As demands for rich customer experiences and omni-channel marketing evolve, the need for Digital Asset Management (DAM) software to manage rich media across the customer lifecycle is growing. Leading organizations are turning to DAM to push their assets seamlessly across all channels and deliver compelling, media rich customer experiences. Read...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Supercharge Salesforce.com Initiatives with a 360 Degree View of the Customer

    Salesforce.com is an industry leading cloud CRM solution which helps organizations streamline and effectively manage sales processes, customers and opportunities. The effectiveness of these initiatives can be improved dramatically by providing Salesforce with a 3600 view of the Customer to overcome the limitation of fragmented data that Salesforce currently relies...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Product Data Solutions

    The MDM of product data solutions market segment grew nearly 9% in 2013. Increasingly, end-user organizations are exploiting MDM as the heart of a digital business transformation. This Magic Quadrant, which evaluates 15 providers, will help find the right vendor for their needs. 

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Addressing Customer Analytics with Effective Data Matching

    With the advent of big data, organizations worldwide are attempting to use data and analytics to solve problems previously out of their reach. Many are applying big data and analytics to create competitive advantage within their markets, often focusing on building a thorough understanding of their customer base.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Enhanced 360 Handbook

    How can organizations tap into the vast flow of data, weed out the information that matters, and then link that meaningful sentiment to specific customers? This ebook explores how an enhanced 360-degree view of the customer optimizes and facilitates more personalized customer interactions.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Bloor Research Report - E360

    Early adopters of an extended 360 degree view of the customer will get competitive advantages over their rivals and this will force laggards to adopt a similar approach or lose business.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Analyst Research Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Customer Data Solutions

    Read this Gartner Report: Gartner Magic Quadrant for Customer Master Data This Gartner's Magic Quadrant offer insight into the part of the packaged MDM solution market that focuses on how organizations master and share a "single version" of customer data

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Total Economic Impact™ Of IBM’s Information Management Solutions - A Forrester Report

    In October 2014, Forrester Consulting worked with IBM on a commissioned study to analyze the total economic impact that IBM's Information Management solutions have on three specific big data use cases to help its customers solve important business problems.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Business Value of HP's Datacenter Care Service

    The responses from users of HP Datacenter Care Service indicated measurable ROI derived from preventing mission-critical downtime. Calculating cumulative benefits underscored the full measure of maintaining ERP, POS systems, SAN, and email for internal and external users. Uninterrupted 24 x 7 IT functionality sustained cash flow, optimized users' productive man-hours,...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    5 Keys To Choosing a Strategic Partner

    Peace of mind comes from a strategic partner who stands behind your solution from end to end—a partner who gives you one infrastructure, one management solution, and one phone number to call Peace of mind comes from a strategic partner who stands behind your solution from end to end—a partner...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Importance of Vendor Innovation in Systems, Services, and Solutions to Create Holistic Offerings

    The emerging reality of today's "always on" global marketplace is that people and resources now exist in an increasingly integrated web of mobility, connectivity, and interactivity. As virtualization enhances the ability to provide cloud computing, advanced mobility, and new forms of complex analytics over the next several years, virtualized enterprise...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Download your trial of AppAssure (TM) for an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. Designed for virtual, physical and cloud environments, AppAssure continually checks and updates your backups to ensure they’ll be ready when you need them. AppAssure stores your backups in a...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Top 10 Criteria for Selecting a Managed Services Provider

    When you’re faced with growing expectations to create business value with limited resources, where can you turn? Increasingly, IT organizations are looking to trusted IT services providers like IBM to help reduce cost, manage complexity, maintain leading-edge skills and adopt technology innovation. Read the white paper to find out how...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Big Data: New Insights Unlocked.

    Reveal new insights and drive better decision making with Azure HDInsight, a Big Data solution powered by Apache Hadoop. Learn more about the unique flexibility provided to you by HDInsight and make sure you and your organisation stay ahead of the technological curve

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // May 2015

    6 Best Practices of Managed Mobility Services

    The constant change in the mobility landscape often leads to a convoluted, ineffective process of mobility management. Mobility Managed Services (MMS) is emerging as a response to this complexity. MMS can address the varying levels of challenge through an objective-based setting for management in the enterprise. MMS pre-integrates solutions...

    Sponsored By Tangoe