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.

  • Research // Mar 2015

    Frost Industry Quotient - Asia- Pacific Network Firewall Vendors 2014

    A new paradigm shift in IT security is starting to emerge as enterprises begin to accept the possibility that their organizations may be breached, even after they have invested significantly in security technologies to prevent such incidents from happening. As a result, more enterprises are looking beyond a preventive approach,...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Continuous Endpoint Threat Detection and Response in a Point-in-Time World

    The only way to defeat today’s security threats is to address them holistically across the full attack continuum - before, during, and after an attack. Cisco’s approach of continuous endpoint analysis in combination with a big data architecture is foundational to this model. Our innovations in advanced malware protection include:...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    IDC Brief - Assessing the Business Value of the Secured Datacenter

    With recent high-profile breaches at some of the largest retailers and financial institutions worldwide, there has been an increase in awareness, rising to the executive and even board levels. This IDC Brief explores the shift to "3rd Platform" era which is built on a foundation of mobile, social, Big Data,...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Research // Mar 2015

    Cisco Annual Security Report 2015

    Despite advances by the security industry, criminals continue to evolve their approaches to break through security defenses. New threat intelligence and trend analysis in the Cisco 2015 Annual Security Report show that attackers are realizing that bigger and bolder are not always better. Understand how attackers are using gaps between...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    The Expectation of SSL Everywhere

    SSL is the set of cryptographic protocols that secure data in transit. Today SSL is often the only tool standing between your organization and the bad actors. The stakes around SSL have been upleveled to the limit. Whether or not it’s convenient to admit, it’s time for organizations to uplevel...

    Sponsored By F5

  • Downloads // Mar 2015

    Find, Analyze and Resolve Your Toughest Performance Issues on SQL Server -- FAST

    Slow SQL Server performance? Don't let yourself get tangled up in volumes of server health metrics. Get to the root cause of performance problems in just four clicks. Only SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer correlates SQL response time with server health metrics - in a single view - to quickly pinpoint...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Increasing Agility & Speed to Drive Business Growth

    To meet these challenges, businesses are embracing “software defined” environments, which enable unparalleled flexibility and ease of management. Setting these up, however, requires a level of expertise not found in most companies. This white paper explores the need for accelerated business operations and the ways that IBM services deliver effective...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Presentations // Mar 2015

    Extreme Mail makeover: Reimagined for the future of work

    Every day, emails flood our inbox: tasks are left undone, messages go unanswered, and meetings overwhelm us. But new technology is anticipating user needs and improving productivity. Watch this vodcast to learn why email must evolve and how social analytics are being used to understand and cater for individual working...

    Sponsored By IBM Australia

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Information Chaos Vs Information Opportunity: The information challenge of the next decade

    Information is the world's new currency. Unfortunately, many companies struggle to effectively manage and harness their vast collection of information assets that reside in different and disconnected systems and devices. Learn about ways to tame the chaos.

    Sponsored By M-Files

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Metadata: The Foundation for Next Generation Enterprise Content Management

    Metadata can form the cornerstone of a more effective ECM initiative. With a metadata-driven ECM solution in place, companies can leave the limitations and hassles of outdated folder-based approaches behind. The result is faster access to content, better protection of sensitive information, the ability to automate processes and workflows, and...

    Sponsored By M-Files

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Unitrends 7 Deadly Sins

    Business systems have evolved into critical elements of conducting normal, day-to-day business. Backup and recovery systems for an organization should not only be flexible and robust enough to restore user data quickly and accurately, but also entire systems and applications to prevent minimal downtime. Read more..

    Sponsored By Unitrends

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    How Secure Do You Want To Be - Evaluating and Evolving Your Security Program

    The Security Program Assessment follows a logical sequence of steps to help you answer the question “How secure do you want to be?” It starts with assessing your current situation based on 10 key areas, designing solutions to address the issues in your environment, creating a clear roadmap to transform...

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    M-Trends 2015 - A View from the Front Lines

    While we have seen modest gains in organizations’ ability to overcome the security gap, advanced (and not-so advanced) threat actors continue to evolve their tactics to find a way through it. The M-ternds report by Mandiant, provides a brief overview of the how attackers’ motives and tactics changed in 2014....

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    The Cyber-Resilient Enterprise - Harnessing Your Security Intelligence

    An important shift has occurred in the security landscape of late. To keep pace in an ever more competitive world, businesses are adopting new ways of doing business, making them more dependent than ever on connected services and exposing them to new security challenges This paper details to IT leadership...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Top 10 Tips for Cyber Resilience

    Symantec has identified the top 10 tips to secure your business against cyber risk and threats. Read this one page report to get insights and recommendation from one of the most trusted brands in Cyber Security - Symantec.

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Infrastructure Matters: Cloud Security Overview

    This solution overview guide explores how secure the cloud really is, and how Fujitsu services are designed to ensure your information is protected at every level. Read More..

    Sponsored By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Infrastructure Matters: Virtualisation Overview

    Whether you are operating a mature strategy or just starting out on your virtualisation journey, our services are designed to ensure your ICT benefits from simpler scalability, reliability and performance. Read More..

    Sponsored By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Infrastructure Matters: Disaster Recovery Overview

    This solution overview guide demonstrates how our services can help to give your users the level of data availability they have come to expect everywhere else. Read More..

    Sponsored By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Infrastructure Matters: Data Protection Overview

    Whether you have already thought about a value-based approach or would like help shifting away from the costbased model, our services will help you apportion the right data protection and manage your storage more effectively as a result. Read More..

    Sponsored By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Infrastructure Matters: Data Analytics Overview

    Today’s real-time data platforms are helping leading organizations to better utilise information that has always resided within the business, as well as the growing volumes of new data. Read More..

    Sponsored By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Qlik Executive Brief - The Link Between Sales Analytics and Sales Performance

    There is an undeniable link between the use of sales analytics and strong sales performance. An organization’s ability to grow revenue in a sustainable, predictable way relies on sales analytics. Sales organizations must find a way to aggregate, sift through, and make sense of all of their data to find...

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • eBooks // Mar 2015

    CITO Research E-Book - Empowering Sales with Self Service BI

    Read this e-book and learn how to empower sales with self-service business intelligence in order to gain better insight into your pipeline, get to know your customers better, close bigger deals faster, and uncover better cross-sell and up-sell opportunities with less effort. Download this e-book to learn more.

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • Videos // Mar 2015

    Register For the Free Optus and FireEye Webinar

    Hard to believe the world’s biggest sporting event was just over 229 days ago. The FIFA World Cup seems like a lifetime ago – it’s hard to remember who hosted, let alone who did well. What’s harder to believe is if you just discovered a security threat, chances are you’ve...

    Sponsored By Optus

  • eBooks // Mar 2015

    E-book: Empowering Sales with Self Service BI

    Read this e-book and learn how to empower sales with self-service business intelligence in order to gain better insight into your pipeline, get to know your customers better, close bigger deals faster, and uncover better cross-sell and up-sell opportunities with less effort.

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    The Link Between Sales Analytics and Sales Performance

    There is an undeniable link between the use of sales analytics and strong sales performance. An organization’s ability to grow revenue in a sustainable, predictable way relies on sales analytics. Sales organizations must find a way to aggregate, sift through, and make sense of all of their data to find...

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Aberdeen Checklist - How B2B Salespeople Learn to Love Their Data

    In a recent study, Aberdeen provided a data and performance-driven bridge between two unlikely enterprise business partners: Sales Leadership and the IT team. The common ground here is sales analytics, or the business intelligence tools that leader companies more effectively leverage to support better sales forecasting, deal-making, and closing activities...

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    The Power and Payback of Unified Monitoring

    This report from Ovum outlines how CA UIM has been implemented to ensure organisations are able to gain transparency into IT infrastructure and applications, and thereby reduce IT operations costs.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Are You Looking For a Way to End the Finger Pointing and Improve Your Customers’ Experience?

    This whitepaper explains the benefits of a monitoring solution that equips enterprise IT organisations and service providers with capabilities to dramatically improve service quality and reduce the costs and time of IT service delivery.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    25 Reasons to Choose CA Unified Infrastructure Management

    In the managed services market, monitoring capabilities can play an integral role in the type, quality, and revenue potential of services provided. Further, they can play a determining role in how successfully a service provider business can scale. This whitepaper offers a comparison of CA Unified Infrastructure Management (CA UIM,...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Firewall Buyers Guide

    Five key areas to consider when choosing your next firewall Checklist of the security capabilities you need Questions to ask vendors to make sure they meet your requirements Comparisons of Sophos, Fortinet, Dell SonicWALL and WatchGuard

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Protecting Your Roaming Workforce With Cloud-Based Security

    Remote and roaming workers are constantly checking email, downloading data and staying productive. Results are their top priority - security is not. IT departments must mitigate the risks of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device).

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • Research // Mar 2015

    Backbone Connect introduce half-price data center rack space for an entire year.

    Find out more about Backbone Connect's special offer and how to leverage it to increase your data center space. Some of the highlights include: Excellent Internet access and WAN connectivity Over 400 carriers and CDN providers 24/7 access to your racks

    Sponsored By Backbone Connect

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    NetApp FAS2500 Series: Delivering best-in-class value and capability

    NetApp FAS2500 hybrid storage arrays provide more value for your money than any other systems in their class. FAS2500 simplifies the task of managing growth in house and in the cloud by providing support for a broader range of workloads along with seamless scaling of performance and capacity. Read the...

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    IDC: The Business Benefits of Unified Storage

    Data storage in the corporate environment has become increasingly complex. IT leaders face significant challenges in effectively storing and managing data. This report takes a detailed look into the challenges of data storage and examines how NetApp offers the capabilities that can benefit businesses and maximise efficiency.

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • Videos // Feb 2015

    25 years of Firewall. What's Next?

    Over the past 25 years Firewalls have evolved to become one of the must-have cyber security solutions of today. But, are they ready to deal with the security threats of the next 25 years? Join James Turner, Senior Advisor and IT Security Analyst at IBRS Australia, and examine the new...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    ESG Report: Extending the Data Center to the Cloud

    This ESG whitepaper was commissioned by NetApp discusses that 41% of ESG research respondents reported that the cloud enabled them to realise IT cost reductions with 26% seeing improvements in productivity. Learn how you can achieve these benefits by reviewing common IT scenarios detailed in private and hybrid cloud, data...

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Cost Advantages of NetApp FlexPod Datacenter with VMware

    This whitepaper focuses on the NetApp FlexPod Datacenter offering. It compares NetApp’s capabilities to both VCE and EMC at a high level as well as demonstrating value via the Total Cost of Acquisition (TCA) and Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) analyses.

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Freedom to Run Your Business Your Way

    Workday is responsible for maintaining the core application so that customer IT staff do not have to get involved. Traditionally, IT costs more than it earns, undermining company profits rather than contributing to them. If IT professionals spend more time advancing the organisation’s mission, they do more than help trim...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Solution Brief : IMATION + VEEAM

    Because today’s IT managers are faced with increasingly complex environments and ever-growing data volumes, they need simple and affordable solutions to solve some critical business challenges. Imation’s Nexsan storage solutions and Veeam® Backup & Replication™ software provide a joint solution that’s perfectly tailored to meet the organizational challenges of data...

    Sponsored By Nexsan by Imation

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Data Protection Solutions Guide

    It is an inescapable fact that massive, relentless data growth now defines the IT landscape for organizations of all sizes. According to industry analysts IDC , from the years 2013 to 2020 the digital universe will grow by a factor of 10 — from 4.4 trillion gigabytes to 44 trillion....

    Sponsored By Nexsan by Imation