Enterprise Software

Practical tips for optimizing SAP, Oracle, Salesforce, and any other enterprise app of your choice.

  • Downloads // Aug 2014

    Improving Customer Service with First-Class Remote Support

    Want to provide excellent customer support, while minimizing operational costs? Organizations like you are turning to remote support solutions to connect to various devices and pull system diagnostics, push configurations and view the device to deliver personalized, hands-on support. Rescue from LogMeIn, provides a sophisticated set of core...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Rescue

  • 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 // Aug 2014

    Help Desk & IT Asset Management Software – Extremely Affordable & Easy-to-Use

    SolarWinds® Web Help Desk® (WHD) is a web-based help desk software that simplifies, centralizes and automates help desk management tasks including ticketing management, IT asset management, IT change management, knowledge management, incident & problem management, SLA management, & more. SolarWinds WHD provides email-to-ticket automation, dynamically assigns, routes and escalates trouble...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Oracle Crystal Ball Download - 30 Day Free Trial

    Oracle Crystal Ball is the leading spreadsheet-based application suite for predictive modeling, forecasting, simulation, and optimization. It gives you unparalleled insight into the critical factors affecting risk. With Crystal Ball, you can make the right tactical decisions to reach your objectives and gain a competitive edge under even the most...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Downloads // Jul 2009

    10 best practices for successful project management

    The right mix of planning, monitoring, and controlling can make the difference in completing a project on time, on budget, and with high quality results. These guidelines will help you plan the work and work the plan.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Tom Mochal

  • 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 // 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 // Mar 2013

    You multi-task at work. Your software should, too.

    All-in-One, Easy Batch Scanning- Kofax Express makes it easy for anyone to scan, organize and store documents, at speeds that make short work of batches big and small. Easy enough for beginners, powerful enough for pros; let Kofax show you the new Express route to document scanning. Free trial software...

    Provided By Kofax

  • Downloads // Sep 1999

    The definitive mergers and acquisitions checklist

    The period before a merger or acquisition is stressful for the CIO. This checklist, courtesy of TechLabs, can help you gather information about hardware, systems integration, and software to help make the transition as smooth as possible.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    10+ ways to overcome bureaucratic obstacles

    Being thwarted by a bureaucratic roadblock can be a huge aggravation. Your task may be simple, but some red tape, regulation, or gatekeeper stands squarely in your path. Calvin Sun offers some advice to help you remove the barriers and get back on track.This download is also available as

    Provided By Calvin Sun

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    Preparing for Exchange Server 2010

    This table is a companion piece to Scott Lowe's column, "Preparing for Exchange Server 2010's hardware and software requirements." The table provides you with a starting point in your Exchange RAM and processor calculations.

    Provided By Scott Lowe

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    10 ways to get a slipping project back on track

    Plenty of things can derail a project plan: underestimated tasks, departing staff, misallocated resources. Here are some practical techniques that can correct the direction of a project that's losing ground.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Tom Mochal

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    Project risk management checklist

    Many projects have inherent risks that can wreak havoc if left unmanaged. This checklist will help you assess and minimize the risk potential for your project and head off possible problems.

    Provided By Tom Mochal

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    10 things to look for in an all-in-one printer

    A multifunction printer may offer the convenient, consolidated functionality your organization needs, but there are a lot of choices out there. Before making a selection, be sure to consider these key factors.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Erik Eckel

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    Converting Subversion repositories to Git

    Vincent Danen walks you through the process of converting your version control system from the popular Subversion system to Git, a distributed-repository system.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // Aug 2008

    One-time scheduling of tasks with At

    Scheduling services with cron and similar tools is great for repetitive tasks but inconvenient for one-time tasks. Vincent Danen introduces the flexible At command for tasks that only need to be accomplished once.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    How Lean Six Sigma affirms agile programming practices

    Joe Goss examines how the Define Measure Analyze Improve Control and the agile software development methodologies address the eight areas of waste defined by Lean Six Sigma.This download is also available as an entry in our IT Leadership blog.

    Provided By Joe Goss

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    10 ways to avoid mistakes during project development

    The best strategy for dealing with mistakes is to avoid making them in the first place. Here are some tips to help you navigate around common project pitfalls.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Alan Norton

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    10 ways to avoid stupid project estimates

    You can't run a successful project with bad estimates, any more than you can build a solid house with faulty bricks and lumber. These simple steps will help you filter out the bad numbers you get today and improve the numbers you get tomorrow.This download is also available as

    Provided By Jerry Loza

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    Job snapshot: Technical writer

    For people who are good with words and readily grasp technical processes, the job of technical writer is tailor-made. Two professional technical writers describe their experience.

    Provided By Toni Bowers

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    Harmon.ie for SharePoint - Access and share SharePoint documents directly from Microsoft Outlook

    Free Outlook sidebar makes it easy to find, access, and share SharePoint documents. Find the latest version of a document without digging through e-mail. Drag an e-mail attachment or an entire message to the SharePoint sidebar to publish it on the server. Add document links to your e-mail message...

    Provided By Mainsoft Corp.

  • Downloads // May 2009

    Making IT visible: 10 questions with Bob Kress of Accenture

    Bucking the notion that IT should operate quietly in the background, Bob Kress has worked to raise IT's profile within his organization. In fact, his group has been so successful in cutting costs, improving efficiency, and increasing customer satisfaction, Accenture considers IT a model for how all its business functions...

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    10 questions on tech success in a down economy: An interview with Accenture's Bob Kress

    IT leader Bob Kress created a roadmap that has allowed Accenture's global IT operation to thrive despite the tough economy. In this interview, he discusses his strategies and explains why they've been successful.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Feb 2009

    10 questions on the significance of ERP solutions: An interview with Jeffrey Carr

    More and more companies are turning to enterprise resource planning to replace obsolete processes and improve business performance. Information systems expert Jeffrey Carr offers some insights that will help you plan and implement a successful ERP solution.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    10 management techniques we'd love to see

    If you've ever been the victim of a trendy, totally ineffective management style, you know how silly and arbitrary those techniques can be. Justin James has seen his share of goofy management philosophies -- so he decided to invent a few of his own.This download is also available as

    Provided By Justin James

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    10 red flags that shout 'Stay away from this project!'

    Most consultants have gotten stuck on a doomed project at one time or another. But if you know what to watch out for, you can avoid getting mired in a project mess. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Justin James

  • 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 // Sep 2012

    LogMeIn: Instant, Anywhere Remote Support

    LogMeIn Rescue lets IT do more. With Rescue, you can quickly access, diagnose and solve IT problems anywhere, worldwide. The result: Improved productivity, higher customer satisfaction and more time for the important stuff. Stop letting legacy remote support tools get in your way of delivering great IT support to...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • Downloads // Aug 2011

    Rapidly Build Dashboards & Reports with LogiXML's Agile BI Platform - Free Trial

    Logi Info is the fastest way for developers and IT to create and deliver BI applications to any desktop or mobile device. Creating sophisticated applications with Logi Info takes only a fraction of the time required by traditional BI solutions. Logi Info does this by providing a code-free development environment...

    Provided By LogiXML

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    10 best practices for business process measurement

    Lean times often present opportunities for analyzing, fine-tuning, and improving business processes. In fact, the economic survival of some organizations may depend on such improvements. Here are some pointers to help you build a successful process measurement program.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Polly Schneider Traylor

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    CIOs: Here are 10 ways you can support your CEO

    To build a strong future with the company and gain an ally at the top, CIOs need to understand the challenges facing their CEO and find ways to offer value and support. Here are some strategies for helping your CEO -- and ultimately, yourself.This download is also available as

    Provided By Polly Schneider Traylor

  • Downloads // May 2009

    10 tips for doing layoffs the right way

    Workforce reductions are often necessary to keep companies solvent during difficult times -- but mishandling the process can make an already bad situation even worse. Here are 10 things to keep in mind if you're gearing up for layoffs.This download is also available as an entry in our 10...

    Provided By Polly Schneider Traylor

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Client Virtualization: Next Generation Technologies

    Next-generation technologies enable IT to increase productivity, reduce complexity, cut costs and improve management of devices. It's time to take a serious look.

    Provided By CDW

  • Downloads // Aug 2013

    Download a Free vRanger 6.0 Trial

    With Dell vRanger, you gain comprehensive protection for both virtual and physical environments from one intuitive interface. No wonder more than 40,000 customers rely on vRanger’s speed, simplicity and scalability to protect their critical data every day. Download a Free Trial!

    Provided By Dell

  • 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 // Jun 2009

    Social Networking in the Enterprise

    Social networking is growing rapidly as one of the primary ways people entering the workforce communicates. It's a communication medium they expect those of us managing today's businesses to provide and support. This cover story talks about the risks and advantages of social networking in the enterprise.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere trial download

    IBM® Rational® Application Developer for WebSphere® Software accelerates the development and deployment of Java™, Java EE, Web 2.0, mobile, OSGi, portal and service-oriented architecture (SOA) applications. Both expert and novice developers can increase productivity and efficiency by using its many integrated capabilities for easier development, testing, analysis, and delivery of...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Cognos Business Intelligence 30-Day Trial

    Test the capabilities of Cognos Business Intelligence V10.1 for 30 days at no charge.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    Get Rational Team Concert Express-C Free for up to 10 developers now!

    IBM Rational Team Concert Standard Edition, a member of the Rational Team Concert family of products built on the Jazz Technology Platform. Jazz is a scalable, extensible team collaboration platform for seamlessly integrating tasks across the software lifecycle.

    Provided By IBM