E-Commerce

We provide the tips and best practices for maintaining the E-Commerce platform of your choice.

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Orchestration ROI Infographic

    Operations orchestration is the coordination of automated tasks across teams, tools, and environments including incident management, service request fulfillment and more. This infographic reveals how most IT organizations realized ROI in less than 6 months and quantifies orchestration benefits. HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Free Trial - Unified IT Monitoring for Infrastructure and Applications with up.time®

    up.time is enterprise-level IT monitoring that’s up to 50% more cost effective than traditional “Big 4” monitoring tools. Get the comprehensive features, deep reporting, and proactive monitoring you need for a unified view of IT performance, availability, and capacity. up.time monitors across platforms, including all infrastructure (servers, VMs, network devices)...

    Sponsored By Uptime Software

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    Top 5 Reasons to Choose SolarWinds Log & Event Manager (LEM)

    Real-Time, In-Memory, Event Log Correlation: Troubleshoot performance problems by understanding the relationship between different activities using multiple event correlations Out-of-the-Box Security and Compliance Reporting Templates: Quickly & easily generate and schedule compliance reports using over 300 audit-proven templates USB Defense: Protect against endpoint data loss &...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    Free LabTech Remote Monitoring & Management Trial

    Whether you're a one-man break-fix shop or an established managed service provider (MSP), the LabTech remote monitoring and management (RMM) platform will drastically improve your efficiency and productivity with the power of remote client management, support and IT process automation. Designed with cutting-edge agent technology, LabTech delivers unprecedented centralized...

    Provided By LabTech Software

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    Top 7 Tools that IT Pros Love!

    Track changes to IT infrastructure, manage passwords, troubleshoot account lockouts and more... These tools proved useful for thousands of IT Pros all over the world. Get them all now!

    Provided By netwrix

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® Advisor XE 2013

    This breakthrough threading prototyping tool simplifies data-driven threading design for C, C++, C#, and Fortran application architects. Quickly prototype multiple threading designs and compare the projected performance scaling and synchronization issues. Evaluate design alternatives before investing in implementation and without disrupting product development and release cycles. Select the design with...

    Provided By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Jul 2013

    A More Intelligent & FREE Way to Manage Alerts – SolarWinds Alert Central

    SolarWinds Alert Central is centralized IT alert management software that provides amazingly streamlined alert management for your entire IT organization. Centralize alerts from all your IT systems Automatically route alerts to the right group Filter alerts from noisy monitoring systems Automatically escalate unanswered alerts ...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2013

    Remote Control & Support Software – Affordable, Secure & Easy-to-Use

    In order to be effective, IT support must be globally accessible and flexible enough to serve the entire enterprise. The ability to manage servers, notebooks and laptops remotely will enable your IT team to provide quick and efficient support regardless of where troubles occur. Imagine being able to reboot...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    Download a FREE, 14-Day Trial of DameWare Remote Support

    In order to be effective, IT support must be globally accessible and flexible enough to serve the entire enterprise. The ability to manage servers, notebooks and laptops remotely will enable your IT team to provide quick and efficient support regardless of where troubles occur. Imagine being able to reboot...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Security Explorer trial download

    Secure Your Windows Environment for Free Right now, someone with elevated permissions is logging into your Windows network and accessing secure resources. Should he have access at all? Quest® Security Explorer centrally manages access controls and security on Windows and SQL Servers, SharePoint, Exchange and workstations across your business....

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Jul 2012

    Book chapter: Create an Angry Birds-like app using GameSalad

    This chapter from Learn GameSalad for iOS offers tips on learning gravity, basic physics, and camera controls when creating an Angry Birds-like game. Title: Learn GameSalad for iOS: Game Development for iPhone, iPad, and HTML5 ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4356-4 ...

    Provided By Apress

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Stop Wasting Time and Money on Bad Data

    Use Contact Zone to scrub, clean, dedupe and update your contacts with verified addresses, phone numbers email addresses, and more. The resulting clean data leads to improved campaign response and greater ROI for your sales and marketing campaigns. No programming required. Download a free trial now!

    Provided By Melissa Data Corp

  • Downloads // Mar 2011

    Efficient metrics: Be careful what you measure

    Accurate, relevant metrics are essential for determining how your department and organization are performing -- but are you measuring the right things in the right way? Alan Norton explains why metrics can present bad or ambiguous information and what you can do to minimize this problem.

    Provided By Alan Norton

  • Downloads // Feb 2011

    Bending the failed expectations curve: 10 questions with NetIQ's Jay Gardner

    NetIQ president and GM, Jay Gardner, discusses the challenges of helping technology end users avoid diminishing benefits and gain incremental value from their IT investments. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    DAI-eBook: Application Foundation Industry eBook (Banking, Telco, and Insurance)

    A Smart SOA? Application Foundation from IBM WebSphere? provides the innovation and performance that allows you to build, deploy and manage robust, agile and re-usable SOA applications and services of all types. This foundation helps you deliver on business objectives while reducing application infrastructure costs. Watch this video to learn...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    TechRepublic's Geek Gift Guide 2010

    Regardless of their current economic situation, technology geeks love to give and receive electronic gadgets. And, it is not just any gadget they want, but the best electronic gizmos they can find. TechRepublic once again applies our unique perspective to review of some of the best geek gifts on the...

    Provided By TechRepublic.com

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    UC2 Software: Immediately Help Reduce Costs and Unleash the Collaborative Power of Your Company

    You can immediately reduce IT and travel costs, while simultaneously improving communications and collaboration with office, remote and mobile co-workers, customers, partners and extended networks. It's time to move beyond just IM and unleash the platform power of IBM Lotus Sametime to add communications capabilities to all aspects of your...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Accelerate Business Value with Web Portal Solutions -Podcast

    Listen to a series of podcast episodes that will help you learn how to improve workforce effectiveness, a key business objective that most organizations face today.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    BRMS Demo: Test and simulate rules using WebSphere ILOG Business Rules Management System

    Learn how WebSphere ILOG Business Rules Management System (BRMS) allows organizations to easily adapt business rules while ensuring compliance with policy requirements and analyzing the business impact of changes against key performance indicators. You will see how the BRMS is used in the back office to create eligibility rules that...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    BRMS Buyer's eKit

    Selecting the right software is the first step in obtaining fast ROI from a business rule management system (BRMS). These tools will help you make the right decision.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Smarter Healthcare Processes in 2010. Reduce Costs, Increase Productivity, Deliver Best Outcomes with IBM ILOG Business Rule Management System (BRMS) and Optimization Software.

    The pace of change for Healthcare has never been faster or more demanding - from ongoing regulatory and policy changes to increasing pressure to deliver superior care and coverage with the utmost of transparency while reducing costs. Find out how the role technologies such as Business Rule Management Systems (BRMS)...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Healthcare Webinar: Building Smarter Healthcare Processes -- Are You Prepared?

    The pace of change for Healthcare has never been faster or more demanding - from ongoing regulatory and policy changes to increasing pressure to deliver superior care and coverage with the utmost of transparency while reducing costs. Find out how the role technologies such as Business Rule Management Systems (BRMS)...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Collab LotusLive: Panasonic customer reference

    Panasonic needed a way for their employees to collaborate in a global economy, but they needed a partner. Watch this customer video to see why the IT leaders at Panasonic made a strategic decision to migrate employees to IBM? LotusLive? collaborative software.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Jul 2010

    See Smart Work at work in real industry scenarios.

    "Working smarter is a hot topic in companies looking for flexibility, agility and collaboration. The Smart Work: 3D Interactive Demo is the result of thousands of customer implementations in seven industry scenarios: energy, healthcare, traffic, banking, telecom, customer service and supply chains. Play out real-world problems and challenges in...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Jul 2010

    10 reasons to migrate to Exchange 2010

    Organisations have shown a reluctance to upgrade to Exchange 2010 -- but they could be missing out on some cost-saving improvements.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By keith smith

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    Discovery Wizard for Instant Messaging

    Instant messaging (IM) is often the tool of choice for communicating across the enterprise. It's quick and easy to speak with a remote employee, customer or vendor. However, public IM is especially vulnerable to risks: susceptibility to malware and viruses, accidental transfer of sensitive documents and a disregard of compliance/legal...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    10 ways to achieve growth through innovation

    Companies that manage innovation with the same rigor and discipline they bring to other business processes can see sustainable growth and a higher return on their innovation investments. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Adi Alon

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    10 issues to consider during virtualization planning

    Virtualizing your servers offers significant advantages, but effective planning is crucial to your success. Make sure you have satisfactory answers to these key questions before you get underway.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Brien Posey

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    Paragon Drive Backup 10.0 Server Trial

    This highly-rated tool set for backup and recovery provides powerful features to effectively protect valuable company data and systems. Experienced Windows users, Boot Camp users, system administrators and IT experts leverage robust technologies and time saving wizards to safely backup - and restore - the company's servers, workstations, and laptops....

    Provided By Paragon Software

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    Try IBM Cognos Express FREE for 30 days for integrated reporting, analysis & planning

    Download a free trial of IBM Cognos Express, the first and only integrated business intelligence (BI) and planning solution purpose-built for midsize companies. Get essential reporting, analysis, dashboard, scorecard, planning, budgeting & forecasting capabilities in one affordable solution. Try one or all of its modules free for 30 days....

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata

    Instead of focusing on recovery after disasters, midmarket businesses need solutions that enable business continuity before and during them. Listen to the recording, "CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata," to see how the IBM? Comprehensive Data Protection Express solution addresses the needs of midmarket companies that don't have...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    IBM® Industry Podcast series: Tips for Thriving in Today's Economy with BPM.

    Today, more than ever, organizations must deliver the benefits of cost optimization and business agility. This Podcast series explains how that goal can be realized through dynamic Business Processes Management. The series focuses on banking, government, healthcare, insurance, cross-industry and retail.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    IBM Smart SOA approach in action: Application Foundation Demo.

    This demo shows how the IBM? Smart SOA? application foundation helped JK Enterprises as their business expanded. You'll see how IBM helped them improve their agility and employee productivity?increasing their ROI, and decreasing costs.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    IT leader's guide to working with industry analysts

    Working with industry analysts is more complicated than most IT pros expect. The hard part is putting a process in place to ensure that you are getting the most out of your deal by educating your organization about how they can use the analyst data to make better decisions. By...

    Provided By TechRepublic.com

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    10 reasons why e-readers make sense in the enterprise

    E-readers aren't just for avid e-bookworms anymore. See why Jack Wallen believes e-readers hold considerable value in the business environment.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Jun 2009

    10 ways IT wastes money on development

    To deliver value, IT departments must keep a tight rein on how they use their budget - and that includes development efforts. Justin James cites some of the most common areas where IT throws its development bucks down the drain.This download is also available as an entry in our...

    Provided By Justin James

  • Downloads // Jun 2009

    10 ways IT departments waste money

    IT is often a popular target for corporate cost-cutting. So the more you can identify and control unnecessary spending, the better you'll be able to fend off the budget axe. Here are a few areas where IT dollars often go to waste.This download is also available as an entry...

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Gain timely personal access into your business

    Xcelsius software, an easy-to-use add-on for Microsoft Excel and databases, enables the creation of consolidated dashboard-style views of key metrics so you can answer business questions at a glance. Use gauges, charts, sliders, dials, and menus to interact with your data like never before. Evaluate and forecast next steps with...

    Provided By SAP

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Cashing the check on Green IT

    The goals of Green IT include minimizing the use of hazardous materials and being smarter with their disposal, maximizing energy efficiency, and encouraging recycling and/or use of biodegradable products ? without negatively affecting productivity. In this TechRepublic Cover Story, we will discuss some reasons to implement Green IT and some...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Cover Story: How to develop a killer business case

    As an IT leader, you are often expected to contribute your ideas and recommendations to the decision-making process in your organization. The ideas are not scarce but sometimes it's difficult to present a clear and compelling business case, structured in the way it can be understood by others. However,this is...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    Top 5 Reasons to Choose SolarWinds Log & Event Manager (LEM)

    Real-Time, In-Memory, Event Log Correlation: Troubleshoot performance problems by understanding the relationship between different activities using multiple event correlations Out-of-the-Box Security and Compliance Reporting Templates: Quickly & easily generate and schedule compliance reports using over 300 audit-proven templates USB Defense: Protect against endpoint data loss &...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Orchestration ROI Infographic

    Operations orchestration is the coordination of automated tasks across teams, tools, and environments including incident management, service request fulfillment and more. This infographic reveals how most IT organizations realized ROI in less than 6 months and quantifies orchestration benefits. HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Free Trial - Unified IT Monitoring for Infrastructure and Applications with up.time®

    up.time is enterprise-level IT monitoring that’s up to 50% more cost effective than traditional “Big 4” monitoring tools. Get the comprehensive features, deep reporting, and proactive monitoring you need for a unified view of IT performance, availability, and capacity. up.time monitors across platforms, including all infrastructure (servers, VMs, network devices)...

    Sponsored By Uptime Software

  • Downloads // Sep 2002

    IT chart of accounts

    Tech leaders are familiar with the common cost categories such as salary, benefits, rent, and travel, but they may be unaware of all the available cost categories. Download this sample to help define and document your organization's chart of accounts.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jul 2006

    Download Savvion's Free Business Process Modeling Software

    The first step in improving your business processes is to articulate precisely where bottlenecks exist, and the most efficient way to do that is by simulating your existing processes using business process modeling software. To help you get started, Savvion offers its Process Modeler, a component of Savvion BusinessManager,...

    Provided By Savvion

  • Downloads // Jun 2007

    Price comparison: Zimbra vs. Exchange

    Get a detailed look at how the cost of implementing Zimbra compares to the cost of using Exchange. This worksheet looks at base OS cost, base application cost, total user cost, total upfront cost, and additional yearly cost -- as well as total cost for one through five years.See "Introducing...

    Provided By Justin James

  • Downloads // Sep 2006

    Software-as-a-Service; A Comprehensive Look at the Total Cost of Ownership of Software Applications

    Gartner estimates that the annual cost to own and manage traditional "on-premise" software applications can be up to four times the initial purchase price. This is due to a company's need to acquire and maintain the resources needed to support a large scale in-house software deployment; including: hardware, software upgrades...

    Provided By Business Objects

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Stop Wasting Time and Money on Bad Data

    Use Contact Zone to scrub, clean, dedupe and update your contacts with verified addresses, phone numbers email addresses, and more. The resulting clean data leads to improved campaign response and greater ROI for your sales and marketing campaigns. No programming required. Download a free trial now!

    Provided By Melissa Data Corp

  • Downloads // Feb 2008

    10 things you should know about creating an effective RFP

    The clearer and more comprehensive your RFP is, the greater your chances of getting higher quality responses. Calvin Sun offers 10 tips that will help you put together an RFP that minimizes headaches and produces a successful outcome.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    10 reasons why e-readers make sense in the enterprise

    E-readers aren't just for avid e-bookworms anymore. See why Jack Wallen believes e-readers hold considerable value in the business environment.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    10 tips for implementing green IT

    As the push for businesses to adopt eco-friendly practices gains momentum, IT leaders are searching for ways to bring greener technologies and more environmentally responsible strategies to their organizations. See how you can boost efficiency and reduce costs by going green.This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Jun 2009

    10 ways IT departments waste money

    IT is often a popular target for corporate cost-cutting. So the more you can identify and control unnecessary spending, the better you'll be able to fend off the budget axe. Here are a few areas where IT dollars often go to waste.This download is also available as an entry...

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    Track down your uptime in Windows Vista

    In Windows XP, you could very easily find the exact uptime measured in days, hours, minutes, and seconds by using the command line version of Windows XP's System Information. Unfortunately, Microsoft changed the way uptime is reported in Vista. It's still there, but just not in the same format. In...

    Provided By Greg Shultz

  • Downloads // Feb 2008

    Windows laptop specifications checklist

    For most organizations, regardless of size, laptops are now critical business tools. Unfortunately, many business owners, consultants, and IT departments are too quick to purchase preconfigured units that turn out to be underpowered, that include unnecessary software, and that don't have sufficient memory, disk space, or video cards for the...

    Provided By Erik Eckel

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    10 reasons to purchase new hardware during a recession

    It may seem like the last thing you want to do in the midst of tough economic times is invest in new hardware. But IT consultant Erik Eckel suggests that trying to coast on failing or outdated equipment will cost you more in the long run.This download is also available...

    Provided By Erik Eckel

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    Paragon Drive Backup 10.0 Server Trial

    This highly-rated tool set for backup and recovery provides powerful features to effectively protect valuable company data and systems. Experienced Windows users, Boot Camp users, system administrators and IT experts leverage robust technologies and time saving wizards to safely backup - and restore - the company's servers, workstations, and laptops....

    Provided By Paragon Software

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    Top 7 Tools that IT Pros Love!

    Track changes to IT infrastructure, manage passwords, troubleshoot account lockouts and more... These tools proved useful for thousands of IT Pros all over the world. Get them all now!

    Provided By netwrix

  • Downloads // Mar 2011

    Efficient metrics: Be careful what you measure

    Accurate, relevant metrics are essential for determining how your department and organization are performing -- but are you measuring the right things in the right way? Alan Norton explains why metrics can present bad or ambiguous information and what you can do to minimize this problem.

    Provided By Alan Norton

  • Downloads // Feb 2011

    Bending the failed expectations curve: 10 questions with NetIQ's Jay Gardner

    NetIQ president and GM, Jay Gardner, discusses the challenges of helping technology end users avoid diminishing benefits and gain incremental value from their IT investments. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Jun 2009

    10 ways IT wastes money on development

    To deliver value, IT departments must keep a tight rein on how they use their budget - and that includes development efforts. Justin James cites some of the most common areas where IT throws its development bucks down the drain.This download is also available as an entry in our...

    Provided By Justin James

  • Downloads // May 2013

    Remote Control & Support Software – Affordable, Secure & Easy-to-Use

    In order to be effective, IT support must be globally accessible and flexible enough to serve the entire enterprise. The ability to manage servers, notebooks and laptops remotely will enable your IT team to provide quick and efficient support regardless of where troubles occur. Imagine being able to reboot...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jul 2013

    A More Intelligent & FREE Way to Manage Alerts – SolarWinds Alert Central

    SolarWinds Alert Central is centralized IT alert management software that provides amazingly streamlined alert management for your entire IT organization. Centralize alerts from all your IT systems Automatically route alerts to the right group Filter alerts from noisy monitoring systems Automatically escalate unanswered alerts ...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    Download a FREE, 14-Day Trial of DameWare Remote Support

    In order to be effective, IT support must be globally accessible and flexible enough to serve the entire enterprise. The ability to manage servers, notebooks and laptops remotely will enable your IT team to provide quick and efficient support regardless of where troubles occur. Imagine being able to reboot...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    EventSentry - Real-Time Event Log, File, System Health & Network Monitoring

    Download your complimentary copy of the latest and affordable log and network monitoring software suite now! EventSentry, which supports Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL plus other databases, helps you and your company meet compliance requirements such as PCI. With reliable agents monitoring your system in real-time, you'll be alerted immediately through...

    Provided By Netikus.Net

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    10 issues to consider during virtualization planning

    Virtualizing your servers offers significant advantages, but effective planning is crucial to your success. Make sure you have satisfactory answers to these key questions before you get underway.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Brien Posey

  • Downloads // Jul 2012

    Book chapter: Create an Angry Birds-like app using GameSalad

    This chapter from Learn GameSalad for iOS offers tips on learning gravity, basic physics, and camera controls when creating an Angry Birds-like game. Title: Learn GameSalad for iOS: Game Development for iPhone, iPad, and HTML5 ISBN13: 978-1-4302-4356-4 ...

    Provided By Apress

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    10 reasons to invest in new smartphones

    Despite the tendency to curb spending during rough economic times, some tech purchases can actually pay off. See why smartphones may fall into this category.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Polly Schneider Traylor

  • Downloads // Feb 2009

    Free Software Trial Enables Chargeback and Cost Visibility for VMware

    Traditional physical server chargeback models do not work in today's dynamic virtual server environments. VKernel Chargeback, a unique and patent-pending solution, delivers an affordable and simple-to-use tool that gives users immediate cost visibility of their VMware ESX data center ? "who is using what resources and how much it costs."...

    Provided By VKernel

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    Optimization Pack

    Virtualization success is all about balancing resource utilization and VM performance. VKernel's new Optimization Pack contains three powerful new applets (Wastefinder, Rightsizer, Inventory) that help you manage your VMware environment to easily: Reclaim Wasted Storage, Memory and CPU Resources. Typcial Users Free up 20 to 40% of Existing...

    Provided By VKernel

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    TechRepublic's Geek Gift Guide 2010

    Regardless of their current economic situation, technology geeks love to give and receive electronic gadgets. And, it is not just any gadget they want, but the best electronic gizmos they can find. TechRepublic once again applies our unique perspective to review of some of the best geek gifts on the...

    Provided By TechRepublic.com

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    IT leader's guide to working with industry analysts

    Working with industry analysts is more complicated than most IT pros expect. The hard part is putting a process in place to ensure that you are getting the most out of your deal by educating your organization about how they can use the analyst data to make better decisions. By...

    Provided By TechRepublic.com

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    Oracle CRM on Demand eBook

    Growth is the focus for many executives: increasing market share and revenue, lowering costs, acquiring new customers, and enhancing the value of existing customers. However, as competition increase and customers become more sophisticated and demanding of products and services, these goals become harder to achieve. More and more organizations...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    IT pros sound off on job-related health risks

    In August 2008, we surveyed 3,599 TechRepublic members to learn about the health and safety concerns they face on the job as IT professionals. We're quite familiar with some of these dangers, such as repetitive motion injuries, but we were surprised to learn that many IT pros are routinely...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    Top 10 U.S. college programs for IT

    This TechRepublic Special Report features our list of 10 "can't miss" undergraduate IT programs in the United States. These IT business education programs are aimed at students who want to get on the CIO career track, which includes IT professional roles such as support professional, network administrator, project manager, IT...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Cover Story: How to develop a killer business case

    As an IT leader, you are often expected to contribute your ideas and recommendations to the decision-making process in your organization. The ideas are not scarce but sometimes it's difficult to present a clear and compelling business case, structured in the way it can be understood by others. However,this is...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    IT Cost Cutting: The Ninja Guide

    It's has been a long time since the heady days when funding for IT projects seemed to magically appear from nowhere. Many IT shops are now operating on razor-thin margins - just enough capital to keep the wheels on the operation. But what do you do when you're asked to...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Cashing the check on Green IT

    The goals of Green IT include minimizing the use of hazardous materials and being smarter with their disposal, maximizing energy efficiency, and encouraging recycling and/or use of biodegradable products ? without negatively affecting productivity. In this TechRepublic Cover Story, we will discuss some reasons to implement Green IT and some...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    Calculate your energy savings with the IBM Power Configurator tool

    Energy costs keep going up, and IT departments must find new ways to save. The IBM Power Configurator tool is designed to show you how IBM System x? and IBM BladeCenter servers offer high-performance and flexibility businesses need, plus advanced power management that keeps energy costs as low as possible....

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    IBM® Industry Podcast series: Tips for Thriving in Today's Economy with BPM.

    Today, more than ever, organizations must deliver the benefits of cost optimization and business agility. This Podcast series explains how that goal can be realized through dynamic Business Processes Management. The series focuses on banking, government, healthcare, insurance, cross-industry and retail.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    IBM Smart SOA approach in action: Application Foundation Demo.

    This demo shows how the IBM? Smart SOA? application foundation helped JK Enterprises as their business expanded. You'll see how IBM helped them improve their agility and employee productivity?increasing their ROI, and decreasing costs.

    Provided By IBM